UAE in Group A with Qatar, Iraq & Yemen; Saudi Arabia in Group B with Oman, Kuwait & Bahrain
Saudi national football team arrived to participate in the 24th edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup, which begins in Doha today.
The Saudi team received an official reception upon arrival at Hamad International Airport before heading to their residence.
The final list of the team will include Mohammed Al Yami, Fawaz Al Qarni and Amin Bukhari.
The defense line includes Ziad Al Sahafi, Mohammed Khabrani, Hassan Timbukti, Sultan Al Ghannam, Mohammed Al-Buraik, Saud Abdul Hamid and Yasser Al Shahrani. Abdullah Atif, Mohammed Kanno, Abdulelah Al Malki, Salman Al-Faraj, Turki Al Ammar, Yahya Al-Shehri, Abdulaziz Al Bishi, Nawaf Al-Abed, Salem Al Dosari, and Abdul-Fattah Asiri will line up in the middle, while Hattan Bahabri, Firas Al-Burikan and, Abdullah Al Hamdan will line up in the offensive.
Al Hilal players, who won the Asian Champions League, will arrive at the Qatari capital today.
Saudi Arabia will play in Group B alongside Oman, Kuwait, and Bahrain.
Meanwhile, the UAE national team also arrived in Doha yesterday.
The UAE team received an official reception upon arrival at Hamad International Airport before heading to their residence.
Later in the evening, the team underwent its first training session in one of the stadiums in preparation for the match against Yemen.
The final list of the UAE team includes 24 players – Ali Khasif, Salem Rashid, Khalfan Mubarak, Ali Mabkhout, Mohammed Al Attas, Waleed Hussein, Mohammed Marzouk, Yousef Jaber, Ismail Al Hammadi, Ahmed Khalil, Khalid Issa, Ahmad Burman, Bandar Al Ahbabi, Mohammed Barghash, Hamdan Al Kamali, Khalil Al Hammadi, Mohammed Al Shamsi, Adel Al Hosani, Al Hassan Saleh, Majid Sorour, Shaheen Abdulrahman, Tariq Ahmed, Jassim Yacoub and Ali Saleh.
The team will play in Group A alongside Qatar, Iraq, and Yemen.
The match between hosts Qatar and the UAE will be played on December 2.
Credit to the Peninsula