Al Arabi ready for third pre-season friendly


QNB Stars League side Al Arabi will play their third pre-season friendly against NK Nafta on Wednesday. 


Coached by Luka Bonacic, Al Arabi are based in Slovenia for their pre-season training camp.


In their two friendlies so far, Al Arabi have exhibited winning form beating NK Dravograd and NK Beltinci with an 8-0 card.


Croatian Coach Bonancic is currently working on his starting line-up ahead of the new season that kicks off in Doha on August 4.


The Al Arabi players have shown good form so early in the training camp which has also seen Ahmed Fathi and Mukhtar Ali return from the national training sessions in Austria. 


The two - who were with the Qatar camp headed by coach Felix Sanchez - are likely to feature in the friendly on Wednesday.


Al Arabi are continuing their training in two sessions to determine the status of player fitness and readiness ahead of the new season. 


Al Arabi take on Al Khor in their first match of the new QNB Stars League on August 4 at Khalifa International Stadium.