Technical meeting held ahead of Ooredoo Cup quarterfinals


The Qatar Stars League (QSL) held a Technical Meeting ahead of the Ooredoo Cup quarterfinals, scheduled for Thursday and Saturday (13th and 15th February respectively).

The meeting was held on Wednesday, 12th February, 2020, at the QSL Headquarters in Al Bidda Tower, in the presence of Mr. Ahmed Abdullah Al Sayed, Head of Football Operations at QSL, Mr. Abdullah Al Balooshi, representative of the Qatar Football Association’s Referees Committee, and representatives of competing clubs.

Mr. Al Sayed welcomed all attendees and wished them success in the tournament.

The meeting discussed the following matters:

- Importance of attending the stadium on schedule.

- Ensuring each team brings the main and reserve squads for the match.

- Organisational matters and match-day procedures.

- Determining jersey colours and kits for each team.

- Following request from the club representatives and due to the hectic schedule, it was decided to modify the tournament format, doing away with extra time. Accordingly, if a match ends in a tie, penalty shoot-out will straightaway be enforced to determine the result.