The representatives of the Football Federation of the Saudi Arabia and the organizational committee of the AFC Champions League warmly greeted the Turkmen team “Ahal” on Monday evening at the international airport of Jaddah. This is reported by the official website of the Saudi Arabian Football Federation.
Immediately after arrival, the “Ahal” delegation went to the hotel on the territory of which they conducted a recovering training session.
Let’s remind that the matches of the group stage of the AFC Champions League 2021 will be held in a centralized format in Saudi Arabia from the 7th to 14th of April.
In the 41st draw of the main club football tournament of the Asian Football Confederation, “Ahal” will play in group “C”. The opponents of the Turkmen club will be “Foolad” (Iran), “Shabab Al-Ahli” (UAE) and “Al-Gharafa” (Qatar).
In the first round of the AFC Champions League on the 7th of April, “Ahal” will play with the bronze medalist of the UAE Football Championship of the 2020/21 season – “Shabab Al-Ahli”. The meeting will be held at the “King Abdullah Sports City” stadium located on the north of Jeddah.