Coach Djamel Belmadi asserted that the team's goals and ambitions did not change despite changing the team's name from ( Lekhwiya ) to ( Al Duhail )
Coach Djamel Belmadi asserted that the team's goals and ambitions did not change despite changing the team's name from ( Lekhwiya ) to ( Al Duhail ) and their most prominent ambition is to always win in all championships and this which makes them work with high concentration with the players .
Djamel said in his speech to the club official website : " There are little details that have been changed inside the club , but our goals did not change as everyone is working for the club to continue its journey in achieving championships " .
And about the loss of the team against Al Sadd in Sheikh Jassim Cup championship ( Super Cup ) , Belmadi said : " This loss did not affect on us and we are over it and now we think in achieving a good start in the QNB stars league " .
Belmadi added : " We have to prepare the players in the perfect way especially that there are new players who recently joined us this season who needs time to achieve the perfect harmony with the old players " .
He continued by : " We know that this thing needs time but us as coaching staff we do all the required from us to so that things go smoothly and the new players fit quickly with their teammates " .
Belmadi denied that Al Duhail players in the national team are tired , he said : " Our players in the national team had a good rest period that reached ( 40 days ) and this will certainly have a big impact in their performance this season " .
He continued : " But in return they were with us in the preparation period for only 12 days and this certainly is due to special commitments with Qatar nationa team , and they were absent from a number of the preparatory matches that we played " .
At the end of his speech Belmadi expressed his happiness with the good performance that the young players appeared with and he praised the good levels they presented , and he said : " Our dependence on the young players will continue this season , and this thing is considered one of the club's strategic goals which is supporting the team's young players " .