LISBON: Qatar U-19 played a goalless draw against Croatia in
an international friendly during a training camp in Portugal on
The Qatar Youth side – undergoing a training camp in Portugal
– arranged the friendly to get match practice.
It was the second successive draw between the two sides following
a separate stalemate last Monday.
Qatar are training in Portugal ahead of this summer’s AFC U-19 Asian
Sunday’s qualifier was an aggressive encounter with Qatar missing
several chances of scoring a goal.
Coach Bruno Miguel gave most of his players time on the pitch in an
effort to get maximum match practice.
Qatar will return home on Friday, team officials said on Sunday.
Squad: Ali Abdullah, Andrea Lagos, Mohammed Saleh, Ahmed Abdul
Rahman, Mohammed Hussain, Youssef Abdul Razzaq Yousef, Ahmed
Sohail, Hashim Ali Abdullatif, Ahmed Mohammed, Yasser Youssef Ayman
Hafez, Nasser Saleh Al Yazidi, Shahab Mamdouh Laithi, Mohammad
Khalid Al Naimi, Khalid Mohammed Saleh, Saleh Saeed, Khalid Waleed
Mansour, Nasir Abbas, Adam Mohammed Hamdi, Marwan Sharif, Abdullah
Nasser, MahmoudIbrahim Abu Nada, Ahmed Mohammed Mustafa,
Fakhruddin Yusuf Omar, Nasser Abdel-Salam and Abdul Rashid Ibrahim.