Qatar, LASK Linz share 2-2 draw
DOHA: Qatar on Monday were held to a 2-2 draw by Austraian second
division side LASK Linz in a second friendly during a European
Last week, Jose Carreno’s men recorded a 1-1 draw against Greec’s
With three Qatar under 23 players within their ranks; the result serves
as a positive prelude for the Austrain oufit before the begening of the
new football season.
Qatari trio, Jassim Al Jalabi, Asim Madibo and Al Muiz Ali were all
featured at different stages during the game.
Ahmed Yassir and Hassan Al Haydos scored for Qatar.
The match also marked the debut of midfielder Rodrigo Tabata as a
Qatar player for the first time.
Qatar are preparing for their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying games
against Bhutan and Hong Kong to be played next month.
A total of 27 players are featuring in the two-stop training camp in
Switzerland and Austria.
Qatar beat Maldives in their first 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying match in June.
Qatar next take on Bhutan on September 3 at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium.
Soon after playing their game at air-conditioned Jassim Bin Hamad
Stadium, Carreno-coached Qatar will fly out to Hong Kong for their
third qualifying game at Mongkok Stadium on September 8.
Squad: Mohammed Musa Ali, Khaled Muftah, Mohammed Abdullah,
Claude Amin, Mohammed Muntari, Ahmed Yasser Mohammadi, Abdul Aziz
Hatem Mohammed, Hassan Fazli, Mahdi Ali Mukhtar, Saad Al-Abdullah
Al-Shee, Abdul Karim Hassan, Fadlallah Hassan Khaled Haidoos, Ali
Asadullah Qambar, Abdul Qadir Elias, Khaled Abdel Raouf, Mohamed
El-Sayed, Abdul Muttalib, Abdul Rahman Obabiker, Mohammed Musab,
Mahmoud Al-Hasan, Hamid Ismail Khalifa, Omar Barry, Meshal Mubarak,
Abdullah Abdullah, Majdi Abdullah Siddiq, Ahmed Sufian Abu Nora,
Khaled Saleh, Yusuf Ahmed and Akram Hassan Ahmed.
Coach: Daniel Carreno