Qatar Stars League 2019-20 Schedule, Teams, Points Table & Match Timings
- Updated: November 17, 2019
The Qatar Stars League, in the 2019-20 season will be the 47th edition of top level football championship, will be held in Qatar. The 2018-19 season of QNB Stars League turned out to be quite successful, and for the upcoming season, all the teams are gearing up enthusiastically to be well-prepared to take on the challenge. The new season will have 12 clubs in action, including Al Sadd, Al Duhail, Al Sailiya, Al Rayyan, Al Ahli, Al Arabi, Al Shahania, Al Gharafa, Umm Salal, Al Khor, Qatar SC and Al Wakrah.
Qatar Stars League 2019-20 Teams (Clubs):
11. Qatar SC
12. Umm Salal
Group A comprises Al Sadd, Al Shahania, Al Ahli, and Umm Salal, Al Rayyan, and Al Wakrah. Grouup B comprises Al Duhail, Al Khor, Al Sailiya, Qatar SC, Al Arabi, and Al Gharafa.
Qatar Stars League 2019-20 Schedule as follows:
- 19th September (16:50) : Al Arabia vs Al Shahania, Al Janoub Stadium
- 19th September (19:00): Al Gharafa vs Al Ahli, Al Sadd Stadium
- 20th September (16:50): Al Sadd vs Umm Salal, Al Janoub Stadium
- 20th September (19:00): Al Sailiya vs Qatar SC, Al Sadd Stadium
- 21st September (16:50): Al Rayyan vs Al Khor, Al Janoub Stadium
- 21st September (19:00): Al Wakrah vs Al Duhail, Al Sadd Stadium
Qatar Stars League Points Table 2019-20:
Last updated: 26th November 2019
Established in December 2006, the Qatar Professional Football League Development Committee was set up by the Qatar Football Association (QFA) to lead the enhancement of professional football in Qatar. This new body was formed as a permanent committee within the QFA and was eventually it emerged to be what is now known as the Qatar Stars League (QSL) since 2008. The main aim of this league was the development of professional football within Qatar while catering to the Asian Football Confederation’s requirements as a professional league. All commercial, broadcast, marketing, ticketing, and administrative matters related to the league as well as its 12 members clubs, fall under the purview of the QSL. Al Sadd Sports Club was the most recent championship winners of the league. Historically speaking, the most successful team in the league is also Al Sadd, with 14 shields to their credit.
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Currently featuring 12 clubs, the league’s bottom team straightaway gets relegated at the end of the season while the top side from the Second Division automatically acquires promotion. There will be a play-off between the 11th placed QSL side and second placed Second Division Club to determine who will get to play in the top flight. Besides the domestic league competition, the QSL also boasts of running the Qatar Cup, played by the top four First Division teams at the end of season, and QSL Cup. The teams are also pitted against each other in the QFA-organized tournaments- season-opening Sheikh Jassim Cup and Amir Cup played every season by 18 First and Second Division Clubs. Ever since its inception, 12 different clubs have won the league. During the 2017-18 season, the QSL signed a sponsorship deal with the Qatar National Bank, after which it was renamed as QNB Stars League.