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JAKARTA: Ali Saleh produced a virtuoso performance as he helped the United Arab Emirates begin their AFC U-19 Championship campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Qatar on Thursday. The talented 18-year-old produced a deft assist and a superb goal to hand his side the perfect start to their Group A campaign with games ... Read More
DOHA: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) has signed a Memorandum of Collaboration with the Mauritius Football Association (MFA) on Wednesday at the Al Bidda Tower, the home of football in the country. The agreement will help the two countries to develop the sport and take bilateral relations to a new level. The agreement was signed ... Read More
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JAKARTA, Indonesia: Former champions Qatar will be hoping to reclaim the AFC U-19 Championship trophy as the biennial event kicks off on Thursday in Indonesia with 16 continental teams targeting title glory. In a historic achievement, Qatar won the 2014 edition held in Myanmar after defeating North Korea in the final and subsequently qualified for ... Read More
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TASHKENT: Qatar’s three-match winning streak came to an end after they lost 0-2 to Uzbekistan in an international friendly in Tashkent on Tuesday. Odil Ahmedov found the net in the 73rd minute before Marat Bikmaev’s terrific goal some 13 minutes later clinched the tie for hosts Uzbekistan in chilly playing conditions. The defeat ... Read More
DOHA: Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA), on Saturday hosted a luncheon in honor of the President of the Ecuadorian Football Confederation (FEF), Carlos Villacis and his accompanying delegation. The FEF delegation included Galo Sénchez, Director, Rémulo Aguilar, Director, Pepe Mosquera, Director, Oswaldo Crespo. Director ... Read More
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Jakarta, Indonesia: Qatar squad – which arrived on Tuesday have hit the training pitch ahead of their U-19 AFC Asian Cup opening match against the United Arab Emirates. The Qatar squad was received by Indonesia Football Federation and officials and members of the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) at the airport on Tuesday. ... Read More
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DOHA: Qatar on Friday posted their third successive win in just six weeks when they beat Ecuador 4-3 in a high-scoring thriller at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium. A double by promising Almoez Ali (36 and 68) and a goal each by Akram Afif (32) and Hassan Al Haydos (61, penalty) saw the home team ... Read More
Doha: In cooperation with Ibticar; QFA is proud to provide a transportation service to those with special needs from their homes to Jassim bin Hamad Stadium to attend the friendly match between Qatar and Ecuador on 12/10/2018 at 7:00 p.m. Ibticar service meets all international standards to ensure ease of transportation to and ... Read More
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DOHA: Qatar coach Bruno Miguel on Monday named the national squad for this month’s AFC U-19 Asian Cup, the Qatar Football Association (QFA) has confirmed. Qatar, who topped a testing qualification group above Iraq and Lebanon, are ready for the October 18-November 4. Qatar will leave for Indonesia on Wednesday morning and will ... Read More
DOHA: The Qatar School Sports Association (QSSA) has renewed its partnership with the Aspire Academy of Sports Excellence and the Qatar Football Association’s (QFA) Development Committee. This was announced on Tuesday at a press conference held at Aspire. The conference was attended by the Ali Al-Hitmi, QSSA Secretary-General; Saeed Al Marri, Director of Football Affairs, ... Read More