XAVI PROVIDES ASSIST ON AL-SADD DEBUT
typically pinpoint free-kick in the ninth minute with
Lee Jung-Soo meeting the delivery to open the
scoring in a 4-0 win over Mesaimee .
Xavi made his official Al-Sadd debut on Sunday and
provided a trademark assist as his new employers
defeated Al Mesaimeer 4-0..
The Spaniard, who called time on a trophy-laden
24-year spell at Barcelona in the summer, made his
first start in the Qatar Stars League and set up Lee
Jung-Soo with a curling free-kick after just nine
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â€” Al-Sadd Sports Club (@AlsaddSC)
September 13, 2015
Playing in front of a largely empty stadium, Al-Sadd
went on to score three more, with striker Muriqui
netting a hat-trick to round off the rout.
Al-Sadd finished second in the QSL in 2014-15 and
it remains to be seen if the presence of the
metronomic midfielder can inspire them to go one
better this time around.
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