Doha, -Al Kharaitiyat took on Al Ahli in round ten of the Qatar Stars League this Tuesday at All Khor Stadium. Yousef Adam's Al Ahli took the lead in the first half but could not hold on for the win as Kharaitiyat ended up drawing the game courtesy of an own goal from John Benson.
Al Ahli opened the scoring in the eighteenth minute with a headed goal from their captain Meshal Abdulla. Ndombe Mubele knocked in a fine cross and found strike partner Abdulla who leaped above his marker to head the ball over the keeper, Ahmed Sufyan and into the goal. The talismanic striker got his name on the scoresheet for the seventh time this season ensuring his status as one of the best players in the league.
The result leaves both teams in the same position in the table. Al Ahli now have ten points from as many games and are eighth in the table while Kharaitiyat languish in the relegation zone with six points from ten games.
Source: Qatar News Agency