QNB Stars League Week 13 – Al Arabi vs Al Ahli


Friday, 8th January, 2021

17:45 kick-off at Al Arabi Stadium

Al Arabi face Al Ahli in Week 13 of the 2020-21 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 17:45 at the Al Arabi Stadium on Friday, 8th January, 2021.

Al Arabi are on a high, having completed a hat-trick of victories following their 3-0 verdict over Al Khor last week, having also beaten Al Kharaitiyat 3-1 and Al Sailiya 1-0 in Week 10 and 11 respectively. They are seventh with 15 points (four wins, three draws and five defeats) and have a goal difference of -4 (16 goals for and 20 against).

Heimir Hallgrimsson’s The Dream Team will surely look to build on their recent success against Nebojsa Jovovic-coached Al Ahli, who will be keen to retain their position among the top four.

The Brigadiers are placed fourth with 22 points (seven wins, one draw and four defeats). Their goal difference is -3 (19 goals for and 22 against).

Al Arabi have players such as Aron Gunnarsson, Ibrahim Nasser Kalla and Ayoub Azzi, against the likes of Al Ahli’s goalkeeper Yazan Naim, Ibrahim Majed, Hernan Perez, Nabil El Zhar, Ali Qaderi, Hazem Ahmed and Omid Ebrahimi.

Al Ahli had beaten Al Arabi 2-0 in the first leg of 2020-21 season QNB Stars League.