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Doha: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) announced at the season launch press conference that the fifth edition of the Qatar Amateur League (QAL) is set for kick-off on Sunday November 19. The press conference was attended by Ibrahim Shaheen Al Sualiti, Vice Chairman of the Sub-Leagues Committee, Yousef Al Suqairi and Khalid Al Rumaihi, ... Read More
Doha: Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani, President of the Arab Gulf Cup Football Federation (AGCFF) headed a meeting today attended by the Executive Committee of the AGCFF at Al Bidda Tower, to discuss the latest matters relating to the upcoming 23rd Gulf Cup. AGCFF General Secretary Jassim Al Rumaihi was also present ... Read More
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Doha: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) President, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani met with the President of the Oceania Football Confederation (OFC) David Chung today November 15 in QFA’s headquarters in Al Bidda Tower, Doha, Qatar. QFA Vice President Saoud Al Mohannadi, QFA General Secretary Mansoor Al Ansari, and Executive ... Read More
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DOHA: Hosts Qatar on Tuesday relied on a late goal by Mohammed Muntari to hold World Cup-bound Iceland to a 1-1 draw in an international friendly. Muntari, lurking inside the Iceland box, took a long lob on his chest and then quickly slot the ball past the goalkeeper for his team’s equalizer ... Read More
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DOHA: People with special needs on Tuesday were treated to a spectacular football match between hosts Qatar and Iceland. The international friendly at Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium ended in a 1-1 draw but fans were treated to a great match. The Qatar Football Association (QFA) provided special ... Read More
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Doha: The President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA), Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani received today, Tuesday 14 November, HE Mohammed Ali Subhani, Iran’s Ambassador to Qatar, in QFA’s headquarters located in Al Bidda Tower. The QFA Vice President Saoud Al Mohannadi, QFA General Secretary Mansoor Al Ansari, and Executive Director ... Read More
Doha: The Qatar Players Association (QPA) welcomed the agreement between the International Federation of Professional Players (FIFPro) and world governing body FIFA. QPA has received a letter from FIFPro outlining the terms of the agreement concluded with FIFA in which rules of player transfers have been amended. According to the amended ... Read More
Doha: As part of the Qatar Football Association’s (QFA) social responsibility strategy, Qatar senior and olympic national teams’ stars Wahem Al Moez Ali, Tamim Al Muhaiza, and Sultan Al Brek took part in a sports event organised by Abdullah bin Ali Al Misnad Secondary School today in Al Khor. The event, which was under the ... Read More
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Bangkok: Lebanon secured a spot in the 2018 AFC Futsal Championship after beating Qatar 3-1 to be Group B winners, which also meant Jordan qualified as the second best team. Coming into the match, Qatar had a slim chance of a top two finish. Not only did they need a win, they had to do ... Read More
DOHA: Qatar on Saturday went down fighting 1-0 to Czech Republic at Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium, home turf of Duhail. The match, part of Qatar’s preparations for the Gulf Cup which will take pace in Doha from December 22 to January 5, saw the visitors score an early goal and they held ... Read More