UAE coach names 24-man squad ahead of Vietnam clash

VOV.VN -UAE’s head coach Bert van Marwijk has unveiled the 24-man squad who will take part in the upcoming qualifier against Vietnam in the Asian zone’s second qualifying round for the World Cup 2022.

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As scheduled, the UAE players will meet on November 8 to take part in a four-day training camp in Thailand ahead of their match against Vietnam which will be played at the My Dinh stadium in Hanoi on November 14.

According to reports in the UAE media, the visiting team are facing a number of difficulties after being losing to Thailand in their previous match. The tie is therefore a must-win game for the UAE if they are going to have any hope of progressing to the third qualifying round.

At present, the UAE are third in Group G with six points, behind Thailand and Vietnam.

Here is the official list of players called up by the UAE:

Goalkeepers: Ali Khasif, Khalid Eisa, Adel Al-Hosani

Defenders: Hamdan Al-Kamali, Khalifa Al Hammadi, Mohammed Al Attas, Yusuf Jabil, Al Hassan Saleh, Mohammed Ali Shaker, Salem Rashid, Walid Abbas.

Midfielders: Bandar Al-Ahbabi, Mohamed Barghash, Ali Salmeen, Tareq Ahmed, Habib Al Fardan, Abdalla Ramadan, Ismail Al Hammadi, Omar Abdulrahman

Forwards: Jassem Yaqoub, Ali Saleh, Zaid Al-Ameri, Khalifa Mubarak, Ahmed Khalil


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