Al Duhail intensify preparations


Al Duhail increased the intensity of their preparations ahead of the second phase of QNB Stars League starting on 11th January. The Red Knights will  travel to Qatar SC for their opener on 13th January.

The team’s technical staff, led by Djamel Belmadi, scheduled two training sessions since 30th December. The morning session includes gym exercises and evening regime has outdoor sessions.

The players who represented Qatar at the ongoing Gulf Cup in Kuwait are expected to soon join the practice sessions. The training is designed in such a way that the team sustains its momentum in the remaining part of the season.

Al Duhail are leading the QNB Stars League standings with 29 points. They stayed unbeaten in the first phase with nine victories and two draws.

Belmadi is preparing the players with their AFC Champions League campaign also in mind. Al Duhail are in Group B alongside the UAE’s Al Wahda, Uzbekistan’s Lokomotiv and winner of Play-off 2.