Al Nasr should have an interested observer Ex-Paraguay coach Ramon Diaz for game week 15 in the Arabian Gulf League.
The 61-year-old Diaz was revealed by the Blue Wave after signing a contract until the summer of 2022 on Thursday, a few hours before kick-off against resurgent Khor Fakkan, as a replacement for 2019/20 Arab Gulf Cup winner Krunoslav Jurcic. The former Argentine striker, who has won multiple trophies at River Plate and Al Hilal, will take over the lead of a team that fell to fifth after the other high-flyer Al Jazira last week’s 3-0 blow.
“Diaz was chosen after comparing several candidates and after a thorough study by the football company.” Chairman Abdulrahman Abu Al Shawareb said of an employee who had a short stay in Botafogo, Brazil, last November and was plagued by health problems.
“Our ambitions with the coach are great.”
Big rivals Al Ain and Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Club face a clash no one can afford to lose.
Both giants are far behind in fourth and sixth place, but have clearly strengthened themselves in the winter market. Japanese playmaker Shoya Nakajima was finally able to make his debut for the hosts after drawing 2-2 at Khor Fakkan last week, while Uzbek magician Jaloliddin Masharipov may have joined the squad of $ 6 million former Flamengo midfielder Yuri Cesar Match day was recorded.
A returning hero could be in the ranks of Al Dhafra if they host Jazira.
Makhete Diop registered on the due date on Monday Al Shabab, leader of the Saudi Professional League, had once negotiated an exit. The 33-year-old scored 77 goals in 109 top run-outs from 2012 to 2016.
The Hatta placed below could unleash itself Al Nasr loaner Dostonbek Khamdamov, Sharjah loanee Jonathas and the Slovenian central defender Miral Samardzic at Al Wasl, forward during ex-Dhafra Romulo was set to make his debut for Ittihad Kalba against Ajman.
Third-placed Bani Yas will be determined to return to winning ways against relegation-threatened Fujairah, and Al Wahda can hope against leaders Sharjah that 2017 AFC Player of the Year Omar Khrbin will build on his scoring debut.
MATCH WEEK 15 FASTENERS
17:30 Bani Yas versus Fujairah
17:30 Al Nasr versus Khor Fakkan
20:15 Al Wahda versus Sharjah
17:30 Al Wasl against Hatta
17:30 Al Dhafra versus Al Jazira
20:15 Ittihad Kalba versus Ajman
20:15 Al Ain versus Shabab Al Ahli Dubai Club
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