Statistics from QNB Stars League Week 8


The QNB Stars League’s Week 8 saw many interesting statistics and figures from the six games played over three days, according to STATS, the official statistics and figures provider for the QNB Stars League.


A total of 13 goals were scored with an average of 2.17 goals per game.

Al Gharafa recorded the biggest-margin victory (3-0 over Al Arabi).

The Al Khor vs Al Rayyan match saw the least number of goals when Al Khor won 1-0.

One match ended in a draw (Al Sailiya holding Al Sadd 1-1).

Two matches ended in same score (2-0), Qatar SC beating Al Kharaitiyat and Al Duhail defeating Umm Salal.

Al Ahli defeated Al Shahania 2-1 in the other match.

Four goals from outside the box

Four goals came from outside the penalty area, while the rest of them were scored from inside the box.

Shots, passes and dribbles

The total number of shots was 149, of which 56 were on target.

The average passes per game reached 472.8 passes, of which 392.3 successful.

The average dribbles per game was 9.5.

Penalty kicks

Al Gharafa earned a penalty against Al Arabi and Ahmed Alaaeldin converted it. Al Sailiya also earned a penalty against Al Sadd and Abdulqadir Ilyas converted it.

Yellow and red cards

The number of yellow cards was 22 cards, while there was no red card.

Top scorer

Al Gharafa’s Ahmed Alaaeldin was the top scorer of the week with two goals. He scored the second and third goals in their 3-0 win over Al Arabi.

The following are the top 10 scorers

Baghdad Bounedjah (Al Sadd) — 15 goals

Akram Afif (Al Sadd) —  8 goals

Yousef El Arabi (Al Duhail) — 7 goals

Abdulqadir Ilyas (Al Sailiya) — 6 goals

Nam Tae-Hee (Al Duhail) — 6 goals

Rachid Tiberkanine (Al Sailiya) — 6 goals

Yannick Sagbo (Umm Salal) — 6 goals

Mahmoud Al Mawas (Umm Salal) — 4 goals

Vladimir Weiss (Al Gharafa) — 4 goals

Abdulhadi Amin (Al Khraitiyat) — 3 goals