Al Sadd players speak after winning 2019-20 Ooredoo Cup


A number of Al Sadd players spoke after they won the 2019-20 Ooredoo Cup, beating Al Arabi 4-0 in the final at the Al Duhail Stadium on Saturday.

The players expressed their great happiness to have won the championship after putting in great efforts right throughout the tournament. They also expressed their thanks and appreciation to everyone at the club, including the technical and administrative staff, and fans.

Yousef Abdulrazaq: I congratulate the club management, coaching staff and players

“I thank everyone who supported us and contributed to our victory in the tournament. I congratulate the club management, technical staff and fellow players for winning the championship in a deserving manner after a long journey. I wish our team success in all upcoming tournaments."

Meshaal Barshim: Players and fans deserve congratulations

“I congratulate the players and fans of Al Sadd on winning the tournament as this title came following great efforts from all players. In the final, we succeeded in providing what was required to win the title. Victory is a great motivation in future tournaments for players, especially after we recently lost out in the AFC Champions League. We’ve the passion to perform very well in the upcoming tournaments."

Santi Cazorla: Happy with my first victory with Al Sadd

“My first title with Al Sadd. I feel so happy. I came to Qatar to help my team win titles. We had the ball, we played well, the team deserved it. We stayed fully focused on achieving victory. That’s the way forward. We’ve many competitions ahead of us and we like to keep winning titles."

Rodrigo Tabata: Our goal was to win the championship

“We had one goal from the beginning, which was to beat Al Arabi and clinch the title. It’s an important victory for me. My first title after my return to Al Sadd. I’m proud of this achievement. Every player gave his 100 per cent and the result proved it. I hail the club's management, technical and administrative staff as well as players."

Bahaa El Laithi: I’m proud to contribute to the team’s victory

“I am proud of my contribution, along with that of my colleagues, to our victory in the Ooredoo Cup final. It was difficult. Winning this championship was important for us, especially during this period. This will be a motivation for us to achieve more success in future.”