Al Ettifaq Administration Contacts Milan for a friendly match
The administration of Al Ettifaq Club is preparing to organize a huge celebration on the occasion of the diamond jubilee; i.e. the 75th anniversary of the club’s inauguration.
The club’s administration set December at the end of this year as the date for the event. According to the club’s official website.
Reports confirmed that the agreement had received initial approval. Thus, the Italian giant is to come to Saudi Arabia and play a friendly match.
The Saudi club said in an official statement on its website that Milan has a great history. It is the first team in the world to win the league without any defeat.
The same applies to the Saudi club, locally. It won the Saudi league in 1982 without losing any match.
The club received preliminary approval from the Italian club to travel to the Kingdom and play the match.
According to press reports, the administration of Al Ettifaq Club is awaiting official approval from the Italian club officials. Especially now after the end of Euro 2020.
In fact, Al-Ettifaq finished the Saudi Professional League in fifth place. They scored 47 points from 30 matches played this season.
The club plans to complete its development plans through several deals. The most important of which was the signing of Swedish striker Robin Quaison. The goal is to strengthen the attack for the new season.
This plan coincides with the club’s discussion of a comprehensive plan. They want to develop all aspects and facilities of the stadium. And prepare and equip it to host matches and competitions locally and internationally.