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17-07-2018
Doha: Tunisia’s World Cup coach Nabil Maaloul has been appointed as coach of Qatar Stars League champions Al Duhail, the club announced this week.   Maaloul, who turns 56 later this month, takes over from Djamel Belmadi, who led the club to a historic domestic treble last season.   “Tunisian coach Nabil Maaloul (will be) … Read More
17-07-2018
Moscow: His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani officially received the mantle of hosting the 2022 FIFA World Cup Qatar from Russian President Vladimir Putin, in the presence of FIFA president Gianni Infantino, in a ceremony which was held at the Kremlin Palace in Moscow on Sunday. The Amir extended congratulations to the … Read More
15-07-2018
DOHA: The President of QFA Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Thani visited the Qatar team’s training session in Austria.   The QFA President also thanked clubs for releasing players for the training camp in Austria.   The Qatar team – coached by Felix Sanchez – is currently on its first training camp planned … Read More
07-07-2018
DOHA: The Qatar Football Association (QFA) has urged clubs in the country to strictly follow rules and regulations on player salaries.   The QFA has issued Circular No. 160 of 2018 regarding non-circumvention of the laws and regulations on player salaries.   QFA noted that a number of players, clubs and agents have circumvented the … Read More
07-07-2018
Jakarta: Qatar have been drawn into Group B with formidable opponents Uzbekistan and Thailand at the 2018 Asian Games in Palembang, Indonesia.   The men’s football draw concluded on July 5 and threw up some tantalizing clashes in each group.   Group A will see Indonesia go up against Hong Kong, Laos and Chinese Taipei … Read More
05-07-2018
VIENNA, Austria: Qatar coach Felix Sanchez has said his team’s training camp in Austria is helping the players build momentum ahead of the national side’s Asian Cup campaign.   Qatar are currently getting ready for the 2019 Asian Cup – the continent’s biggest national team event – to be held in the UAE from Jan … Read More
05-07-2018
Doha: Atletico Madrid captain Gabriel Fernandez has signed a two-year deal with Qatar giants Al Sadd. He will partner the legendary Xavi Hernandez at the club when the new season begins.   The 34-year-old Spaniard, who midfielder arrived in Doha on Monday, can extend the contract to a third season provided both parties agree to … Read More
02-07-2018
Doha: The Qatar Stars League (QSL) has announced the dates of the first phase of the 2018-19 QNB Stars League.     The first phase of the QNB Stars League will kick off on August 4 and ends in November this year.     The QNB Stars League is starting ahead of schedule this year … Read More
02-07-2018
DOHA: The Sheikh Jassim Cup one-off game will kick off the new football season, the Qatar Football Association (QFA) has announced.     Al Duhail will battle Emir Cup runners-up Al Rayyan in the Sheikh Jassim Cup to officially launch the new football season next month.     Coached by Djamal Belmadi, Al Duhail capped … Read More
02-07-2018
Moscow: It proved to be an unforgettable experience for eight 2022 FIFA World Cup™ construction workers, as they were given the chance to attend the World Cup in Russia as ambassadors of the Generation Amazing programme. The workers – from India, Ghana, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh – were selected based on their outstanding contributions to … Read More
02-07-2018
Jakarta: The Qatar under 23 national team are in the No 2 seed group to prepare for the draw of the upcoming Asian Games (ASIAD), the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) has announced.   Joining Qatar in the No 2  group are China, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), Oman, Bahrain, the United Arab … Read More
02-07-2018
DOHA: Qatar football team’s training camp in Austria next month has been shortened by four days.   The decision was made by coach Felix Sanchez ahead of the team’s departure for Vienna.   Previously the training camp in Austria was set to end on July 16 while the new date has been set for July … Read More

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