QNB Stars League Week 16 Review
The 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League’s Week 16 action witnessed exciting encounters and as many as 25 goals were scored across six matches, played on Saturday and Sunday, 22nd and 23rd January, 2022. RESULTS Al Khor drew Al Sailiya 1-1 Al Duhail lost to Al Wakrah
QNB Stars League Week 16 – Al Shamal 0 Umm Salal 6
Umm Salal defeated Al Shamal 6-0 in Week 16 of the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League at the Qatar SC Stadium on Sunday. Ayman Abdennour (fourth minute), Ayman Hussein (26th and 61st minutes), Isael Barbosa (71st minute), Yassin Bakhit (75th minute) and Omar Yahya (86th minute) scored the goal
We seek to continue positive results: Umm Salal coach Wesam
Umm Salal coach Wesam Rizik spoke to the media ahead of their 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League Week 16 match against Al Shamal. “We are waiting for an important match against Al Shamal, especially since it is a difficult match, because the competitor presents a good lev
QNB Stars League Week 16 – Al Shamal vs Umm Salal
Sunday, 23rd January, 2022 16:30 kick-off at Qatar SC Stadium Al Shamal face Umm Salal in Week 16 of the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 16:30 at the Qatar SC Stadium on Sunday, 23rd January, 2022. Al Shamal, coached by Moroccan Hicham Jadrane, are placed
QNB Stars League Week 15 Review
The 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League’s Week 15 action witnessed pulsating action and as many as 19 goals were scored across six matches, played on Monday and Tuesday, 17th and 18th January, 2022. Two of the five games ended in draws. Table toppers and reigning champions Al Sadd pos
QNB Stars League Week 15 – Umm Salal 3 Al Gharafa 1
Umm Salal beat Al Gharafa 3-1 in Week 15 of the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League at the Al Gharafa Stadium on Tuesday. Umm Salal’s goals were scored by Abdulrahman Al Rashidi (38th minute), Adel Alawi (58th minute) and Ayman Hussein (69th minute penalty). Cheikh Diabate was Al Ghara
Amendment to QNB Stars League schedule
The Qatar Stars League has made an amendment to the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League schedule, after the Asian Football Confederation announced changes to the 2022 AFC Champions League calendar. It has been decided to revise the schedule of Weeks 17 to 22. The dates of three mat
We’re ready to face Al Gharafa: Umm Salal coach Wesam
Umm Salal coach Wesam Rizik spoke to the media ahead of their 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League Week 15 match against Al Gharafa. “I know the importance of the match because we are playing against a strong competitor, which is Al Gharafa who offer high levels in the recent period. W
QNB Stars League Week 15 – Umm Salal vs Al Gharafa
Tuesday, 18th January, 2022 18:30 kick-off at Al Gharafa Stadium Umm Salal face Al Gharafa in Week 15 of the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 18:30 at the Al Gharafa Stadium on Tuesday, 18th January, 2022. Both teams are coming off defeat, Umm Salal losing 1-2
QNB Stars League Week 14 Review
The 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League’s Week 14 fixtures saw a total of 17 goals being scored across five matches, played on Wednesday and Thursday, 12th and 13th January, 2022. The Al Sadd vs Al Rayyan Qatar Clasico was postponed due to coronavirus infection for a number of Al Sadd
Suhaim Bin Hamad - Qatarsc Stadium
Thani Bin Jassim - Al Gharafa Stadium
Hamad Bin Khalifa - Al Ahli Stadium
Grand Hamad - Al Arabi Stadium
Thani Bin Jassim - Al Gharafa Stadium
MATCHES PLAYED 16
President: Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Abdulrahman Al Thani
Nick Name: Barzan's Falcons/The Orange Fortress
Emir of Qatar Cup: 2008
Sheikh Jassem Cup: 2009
Qatari Second Division: 1998, 2000, 2006
Umm Salal Sports Club was founded in 1979 under the name of Al Tadamun Sports Club.
The name was changed to Umm Salal in 2004 due to the club’s location.
Nicknamed the Barzan’s Falcons and The Orange Fortress, Umm Salal made their debut in the Qatar League in the 2006-07 season. They have since been playing regularly in the First Division.
Umm Salal have remarkable achievements to their credit, the most notable being the Amir Cup triumph in 2008 and third place in the AFC Champions League in 2009.
Wesam Rizik Abdulmajid
Date of Birth:05/02/1981
Seasons in QSL: 3
One of the young and promising Qatari coaches, Wesam Rizik Abdulmajid was assigned the task to coach Umm Salal in the 2021-2022 season after they parted ways with Brazilian Sergio Farias.
The team is counting on the former Qatar international midfielder to help them improve their performance.
Wesam has had coaching experience in the QNB Stars League, with Al Kharaitiyat in the 2018-2019 season. He had a good stint at the helm of Qatar SC before returning to Al Kharaitiyat during the 2020-2021 season.
Wesam is one of the former stars of the Qatar national team and Al Sadd, and has had many achievements with club and country.