Doha, 27 February 2021 - Mr. Hani Taleb Ballan, CEO of Qatar Stars League (QSL), congratulated Al Sadd on winning the 2021 Qatar Cup after they defeated Al Duhail 2-0 in the final at the Al Duhail Stadium.
Mr. Hani said, “On my own behalf and on behalf of all staff of the QSL, I would like to congratulate the Al Sadd club’s Board of Directors as well as technical and administrative staff, players and fans on winning this prestigious tournament and they deserved this achievement after putting in great efforts.”
The QSL CEO also praised the strong technical level displayed by the four teams which competed in this edition, and the exciting competition between them to reach the final and win the cup, which was held this year under exceptional circumstances caused by the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, which has resulted in a number of precautionary measures being implemented in order to preserve the health and safety of all participants and fans. I commend the efforts made by everyone, and the commitment of clubs and players in implementing the approved health protocol.
Concluding his remarks, Mr. Hani thanked all those who contributed towards the success of this edition, “I would like to thank the sponsors, partners and supporters who enriched the tournament with their support and effective participation, and also the media and Official Broadcaster. We look forward towards continuing the mutual co-operation in a way that meets the aspirations and ambitions of all, and matches the common goals.”