Doha, 23 February 2022- New champions Al Sadd face Al Duhail in Week 20 of the 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League. The kick-off is at 19:00 at the Al Sadd Stadium on Friday, 25th February, 2022.
The match-up between the two heavyweights in Qatar football always evoke a keen interest on and off the pitch. Both teams have standout players and that adds up spice to the contest.
Al Sadd retained the prestigious league shield with an unassailable 52 points (17 victories and one draw) from 18 matches following their 8-2 victory over Al Ahli in Week 19. The Wolves, coached by Spaniard Javi Gracia, are the only unbeaten side so far and it was their record-extending 16th league title.
Al Sadd have a match in hand (Qatar Clasico against Al Rayyan from Week 14).
Al Sadd have a goal difference of +52 (72 goals for and 20 against).
Al Sadd will be officially crowned as the 2021-2022 QNB Stars League champions after the match on their home turf.
Al Duhail, coached by Portuguese Luis Castro, are second in the table with 42 points from 19 matches. They beat Qatar SC 5-0 in Week 19.
The Red Knights, who have registered 13 victories, three draws and as many defeats, have a goal difference of +30 (52 goals for and 22 against).
Al Sadd and Al Duhail had played out a 3-3 draw in the first leg of 2021-2022 season QNB Stars League.