Pre Match Press Conference- Al Markhiya Vs Al Sailiya


Al Markhiya take on Al Sailiya on Thursday evening in the opening match of the third round of QNB Stars League action. Head coach Yusef Adam spoke to the local media ahead of the tie.


Markhiya have yet to win a game this season in the league, despite this Yusef Adam is wary of the threat posed by the visitors to Al Arabi stadium. “Sailiya are one of the strongest teams in the league, and they did well in their opening games of the season.”


“We are now focusing on the game against Sailiya, I am trusting in the abilities in my squad and I am sure that they can bounce back at the weekend after the Qatar SC result” added the Qatari coach when asked about the mood of the side, following the disciplinary ruling on his sides opening day win over Al Sadd.  


Adam ended the press conference acknowledging that his side needs to get points on the board. “We need a point, our team is new in the league and we know that one point can make a big difference in this league. Any side can beat anyone this season and if we cannot win we must at least take a point. We will be aiming for at least this against Al Sailiya”