Tunisian Youssef Al-Maskni, the player of Al-Duhail team, is close to joining the ranks of the Al-Arabi Qatari team, during the current winter transfers, on loan until the end of the current season, after leaving the accounts of Sabri Lamouchi, the coach of his team.
The technical director of the Al-Duhail team decided to remove Al-Masakeni from the team’s Asian list in the Champions League, and the player will not be with Al-Duhail in the Club World Cup that Doha is hosting early next month, although he has represented one of the team’s pillars over the past years.
Al-Arabi entered into strong negotiations with Al-Masakeni to formally contract with him during the current winter Mercato, amid a great welcome from the player and his agent, especially after statements by Moshe that he did not want to keep him, and he was excluded from the matches.
The Qatari Arab national made a good financial offer to include the Tunisian national team player, who wants to take on a new challenge outside Al-Duhail, especially since he has become outside the accounts of his club management and the technical staff, who asked him to search for a new club to join during the current period, especially after repeated injuries prevented him. Consistently appearing in the starting line-up.
Al-Masakeni received several offers from Saudi, Qatari, and Emirati clubs, but his firm desire to remain in the Qatari League, especially since the salary he receives in Al-Duhail is very good and Al-Arabi’s offer is closest to him in all aspects, whether technically or financially, as he obtained a promise to participate mainly as He will receive the same salary as in Al Duhail.
The 30-year-old received an offer from the Egyptian club Zamalek as well, to contract with him during the last period, but he was rejected by the housing unit and his agent, especially since the money offered to him was not accepted.
Malik Lamlum, the agent of Al-Masani business, stated that he had agreed with the Al-Duhail administration to leave the ranks of Al-Arabi, while extending his contract for an additional two seasons, ending in the summer of 2023, and the deal will be announced within the next few hours, after the completion of all procedures related to the deal.
Youssef Al-Maskni faces harsh criticism in Tunisia after his performance declined significantly in the recent matches of the “Carthage Eagles”. His anticipated departure from Al-Duhail club may complicate his situation with his country, although he finds all the welcome and support from the Tunisian coach, Munther Al-Kabeer.