Saudi Arabia have finally qualified for the World Cup 2018, although they failed to qualify for the World Cup back in 2010 and 2018, but now the Saudi fans are excited to watch their team in action. Bert Man Marwijik will lead Saudi Arabia in the FIFA World Cup to be played in Russia. Saudi went quite close to defeat, but a single goal against Japan helped the team to went through World Cup.
The squad of Arabia is based on attacking chaos. Edgardo Bauza and Van Marwijk are also part of Saudi Arabia, while the former Chile Coach Juan Antonio has taken the responsibility as head coach.
Coach FIFA World Cup 2018 Juan Antonio
The officials of Saudi Arabia have selcetd Juan Antoniog as Head coach for the team, and he has been building the Saudi team more stronger and powerful for last two years since his replacement.
Saudi Arabia Key Players 2018 World Cup
Nawaf Al Abed is also given a chance to be a part of Saudi Arabia along with Fahad Al Muwallad. Osama Hawsawi is also part of this team and will be staying in the center defense. Nasser Al Shamrani is also an important player of this team as he was declared and titled as “Best Asian Player in 2014”. On the other side, Van Marwijk has called Mohammed Al Burayk to the squad for the world cup and it would be his debutant event.
Saudi World Cup 2018 Schedule & Time Table
Saudi Arabia will be playing their 1st match against Russia and that would be event’s opening too. Uruguay will be their next opposition on 20th June, 2018, while Egypt will be their 3rd contender on 25th, 2018.
14th June, 2018 – Saudi Arabia vs Russia
20th June, 2018 – Uruguay vs Saudi Arabia
25th June, 2018 – Saudi Arabia Egypt