Riyadh: Issa Al-Hakami
Fans of Al-Ahly Jeddah met the news of the contract extension of Uruguayan coach Robert Siboldi for one season and the announcement of the preparation program for the new season in a state of anger at the decisions of the club’s management, whose first football team was relegated to the first division for the first time in its history.
The club’s account on its Twitter account sent out two news items on Sunday, the first announcing the extension of Siboldi’s contract for one season, and the second setting up a preparatory camp in Turkey from 22 of this month to 10 a.m. August.
Commenting on the news, fans wondered what the justification the administration sees in an extension with a coach who failed to keep the side in the professional league.
Meanwhile, Al-Jeddawi’s club management has so far been silent as sources confirm the presence of a mass transfers the team will witness in the coming days, starting with his star Abdul Rahman Gharib, who is close to winning on loan. one-season deal, with players moving from the capital to Al-Ahly.
There have been reports of young striker Haitham Asiri’s intention to move to a professional league club, and the fate of the professional players is still unknown, with the exception of the late Macedonian Izjan Al-Yuski, to Turkey’s Trabzon.