QNB Stars League: Al-Sadd defeat Umm Salal 3-1

Al-Sadd came from behind to defeat Umm Salal 3-1 in their QNB Stars League Round 7 clash, which was played on Tuesday at Saoud bin Abdulrahman Stadium.

Umm Salal opened the scoring through Yaseen Al Bakheet in the 6th minute, before Akram Afif equalised in the 13th minute. Santi Cazorla put Al-Sadd in front at the half hour mark, and Andre Ayew made it 3-1 at the beginning of the second half. The result meant that the Wolves remained on top of the league table with a tally of 21 points from 7 games.


Al-Sadd x Umm Salal (QNB Stars League 2021-22 – Round 7)


Thani bin Jassim Stadium


Al-Sadd: Meshaal Barsham, Pedro Miguel (Musaab Khidir), Jung Woo-young, Ali Asad, Rodrigo Tabata, Santi Cazorla (Hassan Al Haydos), Abdelkarim Hassan, Guilherme, Boualem Khoukhi (Tarek Salman), Akram Afif (Baghdad Bounedjah), Andre Ayew

Umm Salal: Khalifa Abubakar, Omar Yahya (Ilyas Brimil), Ismail Dahqani, Aymen Abdennour, Atef Mohammed, Isael Barbosa, Ali Mohammed, Moses Orkuma, Ali Ferydoon (Adel Al Sulaimani), Ayman Hussein (Abdulrahman Rafat), Yaseen Al Bakheet


Al-Sadd won 3-1


Yaseen Al Bakheet 6′
Akram Afif 13′
Santi Cazorla 29′
Andre Ayew 49′


Pedro Miguel 4′
Ilyas Brimil 67′
Ali Asad 90+3′


Main referee: Khaled Al Nabit
Assistant referee: Majed AlShammari
Assistant referee: Abdulmajeed Al Korbi
Fourth official: Jamal Omar