QNB Stars League Week 17 – Al Gharafa vs Al Wakrah


Thursday, 5th March, 2020

19:05 kick-off at Al Gharafa Stadium

Al Gharafa face Al Wakrah in Week 17 of the 2019-20 QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 19:05 at the Al Gharafa Stadium on Thursday, 5th March, 2020.

Al Gharafa are fourth in the table with 25 points (seven victories, four draws and five defeats). Their goal difference is +4 (27 goals for and 23 against).

The Cheetahs have not had a good run of late. They had exited from two cup tournaments in consecutive weeks recently, bowing out of Amir Cup in the pre-quarterfinal stage after losing to Second Division side Al Markhiya before they suffered the setback in Ooredoo Cup, where they were two-time defending champions.

Al Gharafa were then held 1-1 by Al Ahli in Week 15 of the QNB Stars League and suffered a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Al Sailiya last week.

Al Wakrah are placed seventh with 19 points (five wins, four draws and seven defeats). Their goal difference is -2 (23 goals for and 25 against).

Al Wakrah and Al Gharafa had played out a 3-3 draw in the first leg of 2019-20 QNB Stars League.