QNB Stars League Week 21 — Al Khor vs Al Gharafa


Al Khor are sure to go all out against Al Gharafa when they face off in Week 21 of the QNB Stars League on Thursday, 4th April. The kick-off is at 18:10 at the Al Khor Stadium.

Al Khor are coming off a crucial 4-0 victory over Al Kharaitiyat that gave them a lifeline as The Knights were staring at relegation. They are now placed 10th and have 18 points (five victories, three draws and 12 defeats). Their goal difference is -14 (21 goals for and 35 against).

Al Khor have players of great calibre such as Brazilians Tiago Bezerra as well as Wagner Ferreira and Helal Mohammed.

Al Gharafa are also going into the match with an eye to sustain the winning momentum, having beaten formidable rivals Al Rayyan 4-2 in the last round.

The Cheetahs are placed seventh with 25 points (seven wins, four draws and nine defeats). They have a goal difference of -2 (34 goals for and 36 against).

Al Gharafa cannot finish among the top four even if they win the remaining matches, but they can definitely improve their position. They have the likes of Vladimir Weiss, Mehdi Taremi and Abdulaziz Hatem to deliver the goods.

Al Gharafa had beaten Al Khor 6-0 in the first leg.