Thursday 4 February 2021
Taher Mohamed Taher, Al-Ahly player, expressed his happiness at launching his first match with his team in the presence of the masses, describing it as a wonderful feeling.
Taher Mohamed Taher added, in statements after the match: “Since I came to Qatar, I feel that I am playing the real World Cup in terms of residency,” indicating that they played a good tactical match against Al Duhail and closed the spaces before they closed the stadium and played on the counter in the second half.
The Al-Ahly player concluded his statements by noting that their next match against Bayern Munich in the semi-finals is not easy: “We came to Qatar to do something good for ourselves and our history.”
Hussein Al-Shahat led Al-Ahly to victory in their match against Al-Duhail in the 30th minute with a clean goal, which he scored during the first half of the match that brought them together today, Thursday.
Al-Ahly’s victory over its counterpart Al-Duhail set a date for its German counterpart, Bayern Munich, in the semi-finals of the Club World Cup.