Al Wakrah continue training ahead of trip to Turkey


Newly promoted Al Wakrah squad is continuing it's training ahead of the 2019-20 QNB Stars League season.

With Spanish coach Marquez Lopez heading the team training sessions, most players of the squad have joined the first phase of the training.

In the next phase,. Al Wakrah will head to Turkey for pre-season training from July 24 to August 9.

Currently the team is busy in fitness drills since July 1 after it bagged promotion to QNB Stars League following top performance in the Second Division last season. 

The backroom staff is assisting players get into the right physical condition before they get ready for match practice during the Turkish part of the trip.

Al Wakrah will also play three friendly matches in Turkey.

Al Wakrah, who were demoted prior to last season, will be aiming to deliver strong performances in the 2019-20 season.

Coach Lopez joined the team in January 2018. He replaced Hassan Ali Sheeb. Since his joining, Al Wakra improved their performances significantly and got promoted to QNB Stars League.