The management of the Emirates Shabab Al-Ahly Club announced that it has signed an official contract with the Uzbek international Jalaluddin Masharibov, the Saudi Al-Nassr player, on loan until the end of the current season.
Shabab Al-Ahly team needs Masharibov, especially in light of the injury of its foreign players, Hildon Ramos from Cape Verde, and the Brazilian Leonardo de Souza.
Currently, the list of foreigners of Shabab Al-Ahly includes Brazilian Carlos Eduardo and Azeez Janiev, his newly-joined compatriot Masharipov, Cape Verdean player Hildon Ramos, Argentine Federico Cartabia, and Brazilian Leonardo de Souza.
Masharipov, 27, is good at playing in the left and right-wing positions and also as a playmaker, and he previously won the award for best player in the Uzbek league with his former club Pakhtakor, before moving last December to the Saudi Al-Nassr, but the Saudi team could not register him in its lists due to being prevented from registering For financial reasons.
In another context, Mahdi Ali, the technical director of the Shabab Al-Ahly team, revealed the reason for the continuous awakening of the team under his leadership, stressing that the focus and seriousness of the players behind the recent victories, wishing the team to continue to perform in the same ascending manner, with the same spirit that it plays in the previous matches, and with full focus.
He added that he seeks to take each match separately, stressing the difficulty of the upcoming matches, especially in light of the development of all competitors, and the presence of foreign players at the highest level.
The team recently won the Arabian Gulf Super Cup and secured the pass to the semi-finals of the Arabian Gulf Cup.