The Pearl clinch Qatar Amateur League title
Doha: The Pearl clinched the title of this year’s Qatar Amateur League (QAL) after beating Al Nasr 7-6 on penalty shootout at Grand Hamad Stadium.
The prize-giving ceremony was attended by Hani Ballan, QFA Board Member, Abdullah Al Saai, QFA head of Competitions, Hilal Al Mohannadi, Chairman of the Sub-Leagues Committee at QFA, and Sheikh Ahmed bin Mohammed al Thani , Football Activities Manager at the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy.
Organising the QAL demonstrates QFA’s commitment to providing a platform for teams from the social, corporate and governmental sectors to integrate and interact through football in a fun and competitive environment.
This year, the sixth edition of the QAL featured eight teams from across Qatar with four matches being played every Saturday and Sunday.
The teams competing in this year’s QAL are Madinat Khalifa, The Pearl, Al Nasr, Lusail, Al Thumama, Al Aziziya, Al Matar and Doha.
The league followed a single round-robin format.
The QAL’s sponsors for this year include The Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy as the Official Strategic Partner, Qatar National Bank (QNB) as the Exclusive Financial Partner, Nike as the Official Supplier, Al Kass Channel as the Official Broadcaster and Aspetar will provide medical services throughout the competition.