Coach Rui Faria asserted that Al Duhail deserved the victory achieved this evening against Umm Salal team in the 7th round of the league , and Faria said in the press conference after the match : " Difficult match as i expected and i still say that the late place of Umm Salal does not indicate its good performance inside the stadium and the abilities of its players in the match to win the points , and our list witnessed many changes and i am very happy with the good performance of the players inside the stadium .

Faria continued by : " We think about our upcoming match and we do not think about our last match and today we achieved a difficult victory and now we are in a better place and our focus is on the upcoming match and any victory is important for us , and today Ahmed Yasser did not participate in the match because of pain in his neck , and there is Muntari who was out injured and i wish he will be present with us in the upcoming match "

Faria concluded by : " I am very happy with the good performance of most of the clubs and the competition on the league title , and i am happy because the responsible for the competition and football strived for the competition to be stronger and now we see the outstanding performance and the good results of many clubs like Al Gharafa , Al Rayyan , Al Arabi and Al Sadd " .