Coach Luis Castro described the team’s upcoming match against Al Shamal in the seventh round of the league with the  important, and the coach said in the press conference that was held today at 5pm  in the club’s press conference hall:  " We have a very important match for me because it comes after an unexpected loss that affected us psychologically and I would like to say that I am primarily responsible for this loss and now we are going through a very difficult stage of work focused on the mental aspect, as when you win five matches in a row and then lose by four goals is something very bad for us and I promise you that the team will not lose such a loss in the upcoming matches, and our match against Al Shamal , the day after tomorrow, we must be at the peak of readiness for it  ".

The coach said: " In our match against Al Rayyan, we succeeded in controlling the match after we scored an early goal, but in Al Wakra match, it was control and football, especially in the second half. We give Al Wakrah the space to put pressure on us, but we are the winners " .

Castro continued by : " The team did not lose because someone participated and someone did not , and as I said, I am the first responsible for this loss, and Bassam or Karim cannot play in 3 consecutive matches in full at the time and there are circumstances that I as a coach know that it force me to find solutions in every match, and when I say the loss came, it means that all the lines were not good  and we learned from these mistakes and they will not be present in the next match, in  Al Wakra match we were not in our day even though we Changed the way we play and made several changes in the list but we didn't succeed and we were very slow in passing ".

The coach said: " Since I arrived to Al Duhail Club, I know that this club is at the highest level, and I have principles that I work with, the first one is honesty and working hard with the players , and I take responsibility because I am responsible for the team in every match since the beginning till the end  and I have to be blamed alone, and not the players, and in Al Duhail there is one star in the team they are the players " .

The coach concluded by saying: I will prepare the players physically and mentally to participate in the upcoming matches against Al Shamal, Qatar and Al Sadd, and whoever is ready will certainly participate in these matches.