QNB Stars League Week 2 Review
The 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League’s Week 2 action, held on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, was not devoid of excitement despite the drop in the scoring rate, with 14 goals being scored compared to 20 goals in Week 1. The results: Umm Salal drew Al Sadd&nb
Al Gharafa, Al Wakrah in 1-1 draw
Al Gharafa and Al Wakrah played out a 1-1 draw in Week 2 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League at the Khalifa International Stadium on Wednesday. Both teams got a point each and continued to remain unbeaten. While Al Wakrah had won against Al Duhail in their opening-round m
We’re happy with the good start, we need to do our best against Al Wakrah: Al Gharafa coach Stramaccioni
Al Gharafa coach Andrea Stramaccioni spoke to the media ahead of their 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League Week 2 match against Al Wakrah. “Al Wakrah are in their best technical condition with the presence of a distinguished coach and the contract with an Australian defender is also v
Al Gharafa, Al Wakrah to fight it out
Al Gharafa face Al Wakrah in Week 2 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 17:30 at the Khalifa International Stadium on Wednesday, 10th August, 2022. A strong and equal match, and certainly one of the top attractions of this round, in view of the capabilities
QNB Stars League Week 1 sees gripping start
The curtains came down on the competitions of Week 1 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League, held over three days - August 1, 2, and 3, 2022, having witnessed exciting competition between teams to win and collect the three points. The following were the results: Al Markhi
Al Gharafa score thrilling win over Al Sailiya
Al Gharafa beat Al Sailiya 2-1 in an exciting Week 1 clash of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League at the Khalifa International Stadium on Tuesday. Muyad Hassan (31st minute) and Amro Seraj (48th minute) scored for the winners while substitute Mohanad Ali (Mimi) pulled one back for Al
Al Gharafa, Al Sailiya set for QNB Stars League Week 1 clash
Al Gharafa face Al Sailiya in Week 1 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off at the Khalifa International Stadium at 19:45 on Tuesday, 2nd August, 2022. Both teams are looking forward to achieving victory for a strong start to the new season, as Al Gharafa and Al Sail
Al Sailiya match difficult, we’re looking for three points: Al Gharafa coach Stramaccioni
Al Gharafa coach Andrea Stramaccioni spoke to the media ahead of their 2022-23 season QNB Stars League Week 1 match against Al Sailiya. “Our preparations for the match came through the Turkish preparation camp. The Al Sailiya match will need our full focus and we respect the opponents,
QSL official Ball for season 22/23
Al Rihla (The Journey) is the official ball used for Qatar Stars League (QSL) tournaments, including the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League, which will be one of the first leagues to use the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ball. Adidas revealed the official ball for the 2022 World Cup, the
Technical Meeting held ahead of first leg of 2022-2023 QNB Stars League
The Qatar Stars League held a Technical Meeting ahead of the first leg of 2022-2023 QNB Stars League, at the City Center Rotana Doha Hotel on Tuesday, 26th July, 2022, on the sidelines of Season Launch ceremony. The meeting was attended by Mr. Ahmed Salman Al Adsani, Director of Competitions
Jassim Bin Hamad - Al Sadd Stadium
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Grand Hamad - Al Arabi
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President: Sheikh Jassem bin Thamer Al Thani
Nick Name: The Cheetahs
QNB Stars League: 1991-92,1997-98,2001-02,2004-05,2007-08,2008-09,2009-10
Qatar Cup: 2000,2010,2011
Ooredoo Cup: 2009-10,2017-18,2018-19
Al Gharafa were formed in 1979, after local residents decided to create a sports club to serve the youth population in the area. Al Ittihad Club was established in June that year.
The side’s name was changed to Al Gharafa in 2004 to represent the local area. Nicknamed The Cheetahs, they have had much success down the years, the highlights of which being the three consecutive Qatar League titles between 2008 and 2010.
Al Gharafa, who won the Arab Clubs Championship in 1999, had H.E. Sheikh Khalifa bin Fahad bin Mohammed Al Thani as the first chairman of their Board of Directors.
Date of Birth:09/01/1976
Seasons in QSL: 1
He started his playing career with Bologna and took up coaching at the age of 25 following an early retirement due to an injury. He initially coached youth teams and, in 2005, he joined the technical staff of Roma youth team.
He has coached top Italian club Inter Milan as well as Iranian side Esteghlal.