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Complicated Mission For The Pride of Abu Dhabi Against Ajman

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Abu Dhabi: 6 February 2014
 
The first football team finished their daily training sessions as they are preparing for the next match against Ajman, which will be in Rashid bin Saeed Stadium at Friday the 7th of February 2014, as part of the 17th week of the Arabian Gulf League.
 
The preparations for this match started after the two days rest the players had after the last match against Al Shabab; it started since last week, and in last Wednesday the team had a light session led by the head coach Walter Zenga and his assistants.
 
On Wednesday evening the players prepared for the session with the fitness coach and the team physician in the gymnasium; they headed with their coach to the training field and had a volley match by feet, then a short inner match lasted for 20 minutes saw a continuous directing from Walter Zenga and great spirit from all the players.
 
Al Jazira Absentees:
 
The right full back Khalid Sabil will miss Friday match after he received a third consecutive yellow card in the 80th minute of the last match against Al Shabab.
 
Sabil will join the long term absentees, Yaqub Al Hosani who torn his ankle ligaments earlier this season, and Humaid Al Mas who went under surgery on his new a few weeks ago



The Two Teams Positions in the League:
 
The guest team, Al Jazira, is in the 2nd place in the league table, with 32 points collected from 9 wins, 5 draws and 2 defeats; away from the leader team with 4 points, and ahead of the third team with 2 points.
 
Ajman, the home team, is in 13th place, only with the goals difference ahead of Dubai the last team, with 9 points collected from 1 win, 6 draws and 9 defeats.
 
Al Jazira Away Record:
 
In their visits to their opponents’ grounds, Al Jazira maintained a non-defeat record in the league; they won 6 times over Al Shaab, Al Shabab, Al Wahda, Al Shabab, Bani Yas and Al Wasl; and drew with Al Dhafra, Al Ahli and Al Sharjah.
 
Ajman Home Record:
 
Ajman results in their stadium have been varied during this season; they hosted 7 teams so far; they won over Al Wasl, drew with Al Dhafra, Al Wahda and Al Ain, and lost to Al Shabab and Al Dhafra.
 
Scenario of the Two Teams Last Match:
 
Al Nahyan Stadium of Al Wahda Club hosted the first of the two teams’ matches this season; that match kicked off at 08:30 pm of the 18th of October 2013, as part of the 7th round of the UAE League Cup, and Al Jazira drew with Ajman negatively.
 
Al Jazira started that match with squad consisted of: Ali Khaseif, Salim Masoud, Juma Abdullah, Musallem Fayez, Abdullah Musa, Hyungmin Shin, Khamis Ismail, Salim Ali, Abdulaziz Barrada, Abdullah Qasem and Ricardo Oliveira.
 
Ajman squad consisted of Ali Mesmari, Ismail Al Jesmi, Simon Fenduno, Yousif Nasser, Walid Ahmed, Mubarak Hassan, Boris Kabi, Jasim Ali, Idris Futohi, Adel Al Hammadi and Talal Khalfan.