Qatar Football AssociationNews
04.03.2014 18:54 in :

DOHA: For Bahrain’s Mohammed Hussain and Qatar’s Meshaal Abdullah, a
win in their team’s 2015 Asian Cup qualifier on Wednesday would boost
their FIFA Rankings.

Visitors Bahrain and hosts Qatar meet in their 2015 Asian Cup
qualifying match on Wednesday.

Qatar’s Abdullah said: “I thank the coach and everyone for believing
in me to play in this match after not playing with the national team
for many years. Bahrain is a good team, however, our aim is to be
first place in the group as the difference in points between our team
and Bahrain team is one point. We also intend on winning to improve
our FIFA ranking.”

Hussain, the Bahrain player, said: “Qatar is a young team with a young
coach, we will play our best tomorrow because we have trained very
well and we’re prepared to play the match the best way we can. We look
forward to playing Qatar tomorrow. The match tomorrow will have an
impact on our FIFA ranking, therefore, we are eager to win it.”