The Al-Ahly youth team won the UAE President’s Cup for the current season 2020-2021, after beating its counterpart Al-Nasr with two goals to one goal, in the match that was held, Sunday, at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in Al-Ain, so that the team won its third cup this season after the local Super Cup and the Gulf Cup. Arabi.
Mahdi Ali said in exclusive statements to Al-Ain Al-Riyadiah: “The achievement that has been achieved is due to teamwork, and I consider that the players are the most important factor, not me.”
Mahdi Ali took over the leadership of Shabab Al-Ahly in mid-December, succeeding Spaniard Gerard Saragosa, after the results declined.
Ali began his career with Al-Ahly from the tenth round, and at that time the team was 9 points away from the leaders, before ending the season in third place, 7 points behind the champion Al-Jazirah.
Shabab Al-Ahly won 3 championships during the current season, namely the Arabian Super Gulf Cup, the Arabian Gulf Cup and the UAE President’s Cup.
Mahdi Ali also talked about the return of the fans in the match for the first time since the Corona pandemic, as he stressed that the team was longing for its fans, because matches held without fans have no taste.