The technical staff of the national football team, led by the Colombian coach Jorge Luis Pinto, announced a new list of white that included 28 players in preparation for running a new internal camp in Al Ain from today, with the team leaving for Serbia to go to its external camp next Wednesday and continuing until 23 this month, within His preparations for the joint qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup and the 2023 AFC Asian Cup in Group Seven, which included next to him the teams of Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and Vietnam.
The team witnessed several developments, the most prominent of which was the exclusion of Al Ain player Caio Canedo, whose exit from the list is the most prominent event, especially after the player announced through his account on the social networking site "Instagram" that he had been infected with Corona virus, while the coach Pinto excluded three other players, they are: a goalkeeper Sharjah Adel Al Hosani and Shabab Al Ahly and Al Wasl players, Mohammed Marzouq and Ali Salmin, respectively.
Pinto summoned four new players from outside the previous expanded list, which had included 36 players, they are Al-Dhafra goalkeeper Khaled Al-Sanani, Sharjah player Khalid Bawazir, and Al-Wahda players Faris Juma and Khalil Ibrahim.
The «Emirates Today» has indicated in a previous report that the previous list of the team raised controversy and question marks in the sports street due to the high age of most players, and the absence of the most important goalkeeper in numbers in the canceled season, Khaled Al-Sanani from Al Dhafra, who is the most goalkeeper For the attacks, his team went up to the President’s Cup final for two consecutive seasons, as well as the absence of player Khaled Bawazir, the most expensive transfer deal so far in the winter transfers from Al Dhafra to Sharjah, where Al Dhafra set an amount of 30 million dirhams to dispense with, before Pinto decided to include them in the new list. .
One of the new developments in the national team is the announcement of Serbia as the seat of the national team camp in Europe, after the national team coach Pinto had previously announced that the camp would be in Austria.
Coach Pinto kept 24 of the 28 players in the previous list that had fought an internal camp in Al Ain during the period from July 22 until 27 of it, knowing that the expanded list had initially included 36 players, while two players were chosen in The new list is outside the expanded list. The technical staff of the team made a sudden change to the program of preparing the team by adjusting the date of the external camp in Europe to the fifth of this month until 23 of it instead of the first of it, as was decided in the previous program, to give players the opportunity to spend the Eid Al-Adha vacation with their families before heading to the external camp.
The list included the players: Khaled Issa, Ali Khasif, Muhammad Al Shamsi, Khaled Al Sinani, Muhammad Barghash, Abdulaziz Heikal, Salem Rashid, Khalifa Al Hammadi, Faris Juma, Muhammad Ahmed, Walid Abbas, Ismail Ahmed, Youssef Jaber, Majed Hassan, Tariq Ahmed, Khamis Ismail, Ahmed Berman, Khalil Ibrahim, Ali Saleh, Abdullah Ramadan, Khaled Bawazir, Bandar Al-Ahbabi, Khalfan Mubarak, Omar Abdel Rahman, Fabio Lima, Ali Mabkhout, Ahmed Khalil and Sebastian Tigali.
The team will host its Malaysian counterpart on the eighth of next October, after which it will leave for the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, to face the Indonesia team on the 13th of the same month, while the Thailand team will meet on November 12th, and Vietnam on the 17th of the same month in the Emirates.
The most important developments in the team
■ Choose 28 players from the new list, including 24 from the previous list.
■ The exclusion of four players, most notably Caío Canedo.
■ It included four players, among them the biggest deal for the player Khaled Bawazir, and the most prominent goalkeeper, Khaled Al-Sinani.
■ Make changes to the date of the European camp, with its establishment on the fifth of this month instead of the first of it, as was previously decided.
Establishing a new internal camp in Al Ain.
The declaration of Serbia as the headquarters of the external team camp
The team will play its remaining four games in the playoffs during October and November.
The 4 new players joined the squad
Khaled Al-Sinani: played 19 games in the canceled league (1710 minutes).
Khaled Bawazeer: He played 18 games (1427 minutes).
Khalil Ibrahim: He played 17 games (865 minutes).
Fares Juma: He played 6 games (540 minutes).
The team hosts its Malaysian counterpart on the eighth of October.
Pinto keeps 24 out of 28 players in the previous list.