FOOTBALL: 2017QATAR CUP PLACES CONFIRMEDc

Doha, – The four slots for the 2017 Qatar Cup have now been formally confirmed following Al Gharafa’s loss to Umm Salal, bringing the Cheetahs chances of taking part in the tournament to an end. It means that Lekhwiya, Al Sadd, Al Rayyan and El Jaish w…

Doha, – The four slots for the 2017 Qatar Cup have now been formally confirmed following Al Gharafa’s loss to Umm Salal, bringing the Cheetahs chances of taking part in the tournament to an end.

It means that Lekhwiya, Al Sadd, Al Rayyan and El Jaish will now take part in the Qatar Cup, which is seen as the traditional end of season tournament to close the domestic season. This is the second year in a row that all four teams have qualified for the tournament. Further details on the Qatar Cup will be announced in due course, via the official QSL website and social media channels.

Last season, El Jaish lifted the Qatar Cup for the second time in their history after Sabri Lamouchi’s side defeated Lekhwiya 2-1 in the final. (QNA)

Source: Qatar News Agency