Winners’ voice after crowning glory
Al Duhail’s Media Officer Mohammed Bashir joined their players as they shared their delight with QSL Online over the 2017-18 season QNB Stars League triumph.
Al Duhail defeated Al Sailiya 5-2 in Week 22 in front of home fans on Saturday night to make their coronation memorable. The Red Knights garnered 60 points from 19 victories and three draws during their unbeaten run.
Mohamed Bashir, Media Officer
“We’re very happy to win the league shield this season, which was achieved after huge efforts from all players throughout the league campaign. On this occasion, I would like to thank the players, technical staff and officials as well as everyone who contributed to this achievement.
“Of course, our objective in addition to the league title is to compete for the Qatar Cup and Emir’s Cup as well as AFC Champions League, hoping to achieve consecutive victories which put our team always in the lead.
“We had one clear goal since the beginning of the season which was winning the league title. We’ve accomplished this goal under huge pressure and difficult conditions. I’m so happy with this title and now we’ve to set sights on the other tournaments such as Qatar Cup, Emir’s Cup and AFC Champions League. We’ve already reached the knockout stage of Asian competition.
“I’m happy with my contribution along with team-mates in the success. I would like to thank the players, technical staff and officials as well as our fans for the well-deserved title following excellent performances since the beginning of the season. We were the only team that didn’t lose in the league. We’ve proved our worth.
Youssef El Arabi
“Our team deserved the league title because of our excellent performance and results. This may only be the beginning as we’re competing for many titles. I hope we’ll keep doing well in the AFC Champions League.
“I’m so proud to have contributed to the team’s cause. Our aim is to continue with the same success in all tournaments. I congratulate the club management, technical staff, players and fans on winning the QNB Stars League shield.
Bassam Al Rawi
“I’m proud to be a part of a big club such as Al Duhail who have players and technical staff of high calibre. I would like to thank everyone for supporting me as I promise them to keep serving the side and national team well. Al Duhail have become a strong force to be reckoned with in Qatar football. We seek to compete for more titles.
“I thank God for what we’ve achieved and we hope to continue with the same success. We’re capable of winning more titles. I congratulate my team-mates, technical staff and officials on the hard work they put in throughout the league campaign, during which we didn’t lose a game.