QNB Stars League Week 21 – Umm Salal vs Al Sailiya


Wednesday, 7th April, 2021

18:15 kick-off at Al Ahli Stadium

Umm Salal face Al Sailiya in Week 21 of the 2020-21 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 18:15 at the Al Ahli Stadium on Wednesday, 7th April, 2021.

Both teams are coming off victory in the last round, Umm Salal upsetting Al Rayyan 3-2 and Al Sailiya beating Qatar SC 2-1. So a keen contest is on cards.

Umm Salal are placed 10th with 18 points.

The Orange Fortress, under Moroccan Aziz Ben Askar, have recorded four victories, six draws and 10 defeats. They scored 11 goals and conceded 26 to have a goal difference of -15.

Umm Salal are still not safe from the threat of having to play relegation play-off with Second Division runners-up.

Meanwhile, Al Sailiya are eighth in the table with 26 points. The Peregrines, coached by Tunisian Sami Trabelsi, have registered seven wins, five draws and eight defeats, and have a goal difference of -11 (21 goals for and 32 against).

Al Sailiya had recently won the 2020-21 season Ooredoo Cup, their first major trophy, beating Al Rayyan 2-0 in the final.

Umm Salal and Al Sailiya had played out a 1-1 draw in the first leg of 2020-21 season QNB Stars League.