Ooredoo Cup Round 4 Review


The Ooredoo Cup Round 4 saw a total of 14 goals (six in Group A and eight in Group B) being scored. Matches were played at the Al Khor, Al Wakrah and Al Shamal Stadiums.

Two of the six games ended in draws.

Group B matches were played on Thursday, 28th November, and Group A games on Sunday, 1st December.

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The top four sides from each group progress to the knockout quarterfinals after five rounds of group games.

Group A

Al Ahli (nine points), Al Wakrah (eight points) and Al Rayyan (seven points) booked their berths in the knockout quarterfinals from Group A.

Al Ahli defeated Al Shahania 2-1, Al Wakrah beat Al Rayyan 1-0 and Al Sadd played out a 2-2 draw with Umm Salal.

Group B

Al Khor (10 points), Qatar SC (10 points) and Al Arabi (six points) progressed to the quarterfinals from Group B.

Al Khor beat Al Sailiya 2-1 and Qatar SC defeated Al Duhail 1-0, while Al Gharafa played out a 1-1 draw with Al Arabi.