Tuesday 10 March 2020
Saudi press reports revealed today, Tuesday, that there is a trend in the Saudi Football Association to cancel the use of foreign goalkeepers, as of next season.
Al-Balad Online newspaper reported today, Tuesday, that this potential decision aims to provide the opportunity and opportunity to show the talents of goalkeepers from local players, in light of the majority of the clubs resorting to the foreign goalkeeper.
The newspaper pointed out that the victory, Al Hilal and Al Wahda clubs started hiring local guards in anticipation of this decision, as the newspaper revealed, according to its sources, that the Football Association will keep the current number of foreign players, which is seven players, without the guard box.
She added that the decision came after a study from the Saudi Football Federation and after the performance of the guardians of the Olympic and first teams during the competitions in the last period.