Albania draw 1-1 in Abu Dhabi. The match was not broadcast on any TV
Albania's friendly with Saudi Arabia ended in a 1-1 draw this evening at Al Nahyan Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Bekim Balaj scored for the Reds and Blacks in the 48th minute of the match, while the Saudi Arabian team scored with a penalty in the 43rd minute with Saleh Khalid Alshehri.
In this friendly, coach Edy Reja tried the players of the Super League and those who did not get many minutes in the previous gatherings. The Italian coach of the Albanian national team started the match with this official formation: Kastrati, Hadroj, Gurishta, Bitri, Turkaj, Marku; Mala, Deliu, Muçolli; Cikalleshi, Jixha.
This match was not broadcast on any television and took place under an informational veil, as the locals did not allow either broadcasting or reporting on it from inside the stadium.