QNB Stars League Week 6 – Umm Salal vs Al Ahli


Saturday, 21st November, 2020

17:30 kick-off at Qatar SC Stadium

Umm Salal face Al Ahli in Week 6 of the 2020-21 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 17:30 at the Qatar SC Stadium on Saturday, 21st November, 2020.

After five rounds of action, Umm Salal are 10th with four points. They could register their first victory only in Week 4 (1-0 against Qatar SC).

Umm Salal’s other point came from their goalless draw with Al Khor in Week 2. The Orange Fortress had lost 0-3 to Al Duhail in their opener and then 0-2 to Al Wakrah in Week 3 and 1-2 to Al Arabi in Week 4.

Umm Salal, under the tutelage of their former player Aziz Ben Askar from Morocco, will be keen improve their position.

Al Ahli were having a dream run, leading the table with an all-win record. That was broken in Week 5 when they lost big-time (1-7) to Al Sadd before the tournament took a break.

The Brigadiers, coached by Nebojsa Jovovic, are second with 12 points.

Al Ahli’s victories were against Al Wakrah (2-1), Al Arabi (2-0), Al Khor (1-0) and Al Sailiya (2-0) in that order.