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
Umm Salal hold champions Al Sadd in QNB Stars League Week 2
Umm Salal held reigning champions Al Sadd to a 1-1 draw in Week 2 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League at the Khalifa International Stadium on Tuesday. Umm Salal shot ahead through Joao Teixeira (45+2 minute) before Baghdad Bounedjah scored the equalizer for Al Sadd in the 63rd minu
We’re ready for Al Gharafa and we want to win three points: Al Wakrah coach Marquez
Al Wakrah coach Marquez Lopez spoke to the media ahead of their 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League Week 2 match against Al Gharafa. “For me, Al Gharafa are a good team with a good coach, and have a mentality that offers distinguished football, which I respect greatly, but of course I
Tough match against Umm Salal: Al Sadd coach Juanma
Al Sadd coach Juan Manuel Lillo ‘Juanma’ spoke to the media ahead of their 2022-23 season QNB Stars League Week 2 match against Umm Salal. “I liked the Umm Salal team a lot, we watched their last match and they have good players who can decide the matches, so the next match will be very
Umm Salal, Al Sadd look to make amends
Umm Salal face Al Sadd in Week 2 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 17:30 at the Khalifa International Stadium on Tuesday, 9th August, 2022. Defending champions Al Sadd enter the clash smarting from their opening-round 3-4 defeat to Al Markhiya, while Umm S
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 Markhiya overcome Al Sadd hurdle in QNB Stars League opener
Promoted side Al Markhiya defeated Al Sadd 4-3 in Week 1 of the 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League at the Khalifa International Stadium on Monday. Second Division champions Al Markhiya thus got off the mark with three points. Jugurtha Hamroun (45+1 minute), Aymen Hussein (50th and 79t
We’re ready to face Al Markhiya with full force despite absence of top players: Al Sadd coach Juanma
Al Sadd coach Juan Manuel Lillo ‘Juanma’ spoke to the media ahead of their 2022-23 season QNB Stars League Week 1 match against Al Markhiya. “As I have said at a Press conference earlier, the absence of our international stars, who are in the Qatar national team camp, can be seen as
Al Markhiya face champions Al Sadd in QNB Stars League opener
Monday, 1st August, 2022 17:35 kick-off at Khalifa International Stadium Promoted side Al Markhiya face reigning champions Al Sadd in the opening match of 2022-2023 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 17:35 at the Khalifa International Stadium on Monday, 1st August, 2022.
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
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Suhaim Bin Hamad - Qatarsc Stadium
Grand Hamad - Al Arabi
Saoud Bin Abdulrahman - Al Wakrah
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President: H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Khalifa Al Thani
Nick Name: The Wolves
QNB Stars League : 1971-72, 1973-74, 1978-79, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1986-87, 1987-88, 1988-89, 1999-2000, 2003-04, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2012-13, 2018-19, 2020-21 , 2021-22
Qatar Cup: 1998, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2017, 2020 , 2021
Ooredoo Cup: 2010-11, 2019-20
Al Sadd are one of the most successful club sides in Qatar football and have lifted the league title a record 14 times.
The club was formed in October, 1969, after a group of students decided to form a local football club in the area of Al Sadd, Doha. The club's logo colours are black and white.
Nicknamed The Wolves, Al Sadd have won a number of trophies. In 2011, they clinched the AFC Champions League title for the second time in their history, after 1989. They finished third in the FIFA Club World Cup, also in 2011.
Juan Manuel Lillo
Date of Birth:03/11/1965
Veteran Spaniard Juan Manuel Lillo, coach of the Al Sadd football team, has had a number of training stints, be they in Spain or other countries, and his most prominent coaching assignments were with Real Sociedad (2008-2009) and Almeria (2009-2010).
He also worked as an assistant coach of the Chile national team (2015-2016) and Sevilla club (2016-2017), before moving in 2020 to work as an assistant to Pep Guardiola in Manchester City.
He started his coaching career early, in 1981, and won a number of titles and championships with many clubs, where he was at the helm.