U-23 Qatargas League: Al Arabi beat Al Khor
DOHA: Al Arabi beat Al Khor won 1-0 in their Qatargas League match in round 16.
Ahmed Mohamed scored the only goal of the match between the two sides.
Al Khor are still pegged at 37 points having lost two successive matches. Al Arabi have 36 points.
In another match, Al Duhail beat Al Sailiyah 5-1. Al Duhail’s goals were scored by Nasser Al Yazidi (two goals), and a strike each by Rabeh Yahya, Fahd Waad and Yassin Abdullah.
The only goal for Al Sailiya was scored by Ghanem Al Qahtani.
With this victory, Al Duhail have grabbed the points lead and have stretched it to six points over second-placed Al Khor.
Al Duhail have 43 points while Al Sailiya’s tally is 11 points (10th place).
In another clash, Al Shahaniya drew with Umm Salal 3-3.
Bandar Nasser struck two goals while Saud Farhan found the net once for Al Shahaniya.
Ali Al-Karbi, Abdul Rahman Abkar and Khaled Ali scored for Umm Salal.
Al Shahaniya have raised their points tally to seven while Umm Salal have 19 points.
The biggest win in round 16 was posted by Al Gharafa who beat Al Wakra 5-0.
Al Gharafa’s goals were scored by Ali Al Amri (two goals), Muath Yahya, Andrea Sidr Minto and Ahmed Al Janahi.
Al Gharafa have raised their points tally to 32 to remain in fourth place while Al Wakra’s (25 points) are in fifth place.
In another match, Al Ahli beat Qatar SC 1-0 after a strike by Muhammad Raed Yassin. Al Ahli with 10 points are second from bottom.
Also in round 16, Al Sadd beat Al Rayyan 2-0 after goals by Khaled Badr and Rami Suhail.
Al Sadd have 21 points (6th spot) while Al Rayyan (13) remain in ninth place.