Saudi Arabia players wanted to send a message of support to their injured teammate Yasser Al-Shahrani ahead of their big match against their Polish counterpart today, Saturday, in the second round of Group C at the 2022 World Cup.
Left-back Al-Shahrani was seriously injured in the last minutes of the match against Argentina after colliding with fellow goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Owais after a joint ball.
Yasser Al-Shahrani underwent successful pancreatic surgery last Wednesday at the King Abdulaziz National Guard Medical Center in the capital Riyadh.
Before the start of the match against Poland, Al-Akhdar players gathered around goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Owais, who lifted the number 13 shirt Al-Shahrani wore in the last match.
Yasser Al-Shahrani contributed to Al-Akhdar’s historic 2-1 victory over his Argentinean counterpart in a meeting that brought them together yesterday, Tuesday, in the Group C first round competition of the FIFA World Cup final. currently taking place in Qatar.