Doha, - Tuesday will see the draw for the first round of HH the Emir Cup, which will take place at the headquarters of Qatar Football Association.
Four clubs will take part in round one. They Al Markhiya, Qatar, Al Shamal, and Mesaimeer who play in the second division. The winners of the knockout matches qualify directly to round two of the competition. The second round will see the entrance of the bottom teams of Qatar Stars League, which will conclude on April 14.
A total of 18 clubs will participate in this year's edition. The cup will adopt a knock out system this year. Lekhwiya will defend this year's title, after they beat Al Sadd in the final last season. (QNA)
Source: Qatar News Agency