Qatar Football AssociationNews
24.03.2015 8:37 in :

DOHA: Qatar kicked off their FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

2015 – AFC Qualifiers on a disappointing note after losing to

Laos 5-6 in the match held at Katara beach on Monday.

Hamad Al Sharqi stood out for Qatar by netting on two occasions

, while former Qatar captain Jafal Rashid also put his name on the


In other Day 1 matches, Oman beat Bahrain 3-2, meanwhile,

China needed an 8-7 penalty shootouts to edge Vietnam following

a 5-5 draw in regular play time.

15 nations battle it out for the three Asian Football Confederation

berths available at the finals in Portugal this July.