Al Kharaitiyat SC

Al Kharaitiyat Sport Club (Arabic: نادي الخريطيات) is a Qatari sports club based in the town of Al Kharaitiyat, best known for its football team of the Qatari Second Division. They won the Second Division in 2004 and played in the Qatari Stars League the following season. However, they were relegated the following season. They once again regained their position in the top flight in the 2008–09 season.

Al Kharaitiyat
Full nameAl Kharaitiyat Sport Club[1][2]
Nickname(s)Thunders
الصواعق
Founded1996; 26 years ago (1996)
GroundAl-Khor SC Stadium
Capacity21,282
ChairmanKhalifa bin Thamer
ManagerYousuf Adam Mahmoud
LeagueQatar Stars League
2021–22Qatari Second Division, 2nd of 8 (promoted)
WebsiteClub website
Al Kharaitiyat SC headquarters, Al Ebb Road, Al Kharaitiyat.

HistoryEdit

Al Kharaitiyat is among the newest sports clubs in Qatar, having been formed in 1996 as Al-Hilal.[3] Among the founders were:

Upon its formation, it was entered into the Qatari Second Division. After winning the second division title in 2004, they earned a spot in the top tier. Shortly after, the club was renamed to its current name, Al Kharaitiyat, on 19 October 2004 by a decision of the vice-president of the Qatar Olympic Committee in order to better represent the district it is located in. In 2008 the team was promoted to the Qatar Stars League.[3]

SupportersEdit

A fan club was established in 2008 after the team won promotion to the Qatar Stars League.[4]

Stadium historyEdit

Stadium Period
Qatar SC Stadium 1996–2012[5]
Al-Khawr Stadium 2012–present

HonoursEdit

Domestic
Winners (2): 2004, 2020
Runners-up (1): 2012

Current squadEdit

As of Qatari Second Division:

Nat Position Player Nation
1 GK Ahmed Adel Eid   Qatar
2 MF Ahmad Abdelhay   Qatar
3 MF Rashed Al-Harbi   Qatar
4 DF Eltayeb Kamal   Qatar
5 MF Imad Errahouli   Morocco
6 MF Hamad Mansour   Qatar
7 MF Abdulhadi Nuaman   Qatar
8 MF Khaldoun Moussa   Qatar
10 MF Ouasim Bouy   Netherlands
11 DF Alhadj Moustafa   Qatar
12 GK Mustafa Kardeen   Qatar
14 DF Mohammed Salam   Qatar
15 FW Rachid Tiberkanine   Morocco
17 FW Abdel Fadel Suanon   Benin
18 DF Majed Aman   Qatar
19 MF Sayaf Al-Korbi   Qatar
22 DF Mahmoud Saad   Qatar
25 MF Mohammed Shaaban   Qatar
33 DF Pejman Montazeri   Iran
37 MF Abdulmajid Anad   Qatar
44 MF Lawrence Quaye   Qatar
70 FW Babou Sidiki   Qatar
81 DF Khaled Nazzal   Qatar
82 DF Ahmed Kahil   Qatar
85 GK Baba Malick   Qatar
88 MF Mohammed Afifa   Qatar
91 MF Ahmed Gamal   Qatar
96 MF Mohiy Basher   Qatar
99 FW Mekki Tombari   Qatar

PersonnelEdit

Club staffEdit

Last updated 11 November 2018.[6]

 
Coaching staff
Head coach   Yousuf Adam Mahmoud
Assistant coach   Julio Cesar Moreno
Goalkeeping coach   Zoran Stojanovic
Fitness coach   Nelson Omar Garrido
Performance analyst   Greg Adams
Technical staff
Team manager   Torki Aman Salmeen
Director of football   Mansour Mussa
Deputy director   Abdulnasser al-saadi

ManagementEdit

Position Staff
President Sheikh khalifa bin Thamer Al Thani
Vice-president Jamal Al-shamlan
General secretary Sheikh Ahmed bin thamer Al-Thani

Last updated: December 2011
Source: Board of Directors

Managerial historyEdit

Last updated 20 May 2021.

NotesEdit

Note 1: Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer Al Thani served as the first president of the club.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sports Clubs". Qatar Olympic Committee. Archived from the original on 13 October 2011. Retrieved 20 January 2012.
  2. ^ "Qatar Stars League: Regular Season". Soccerway. Archived from the original on 29 January 2012. Retrieved 17 June 2012.
  3. ^ a b "Al Kharaitiyat SC". Retrieved 11 October 2021.
  4. ^ "عن نادي المشجعين". alkharaitiyat.com. Retrieved 23 May 2013.
  5. ^ المنشآت (in Arabic). alkharaitiyat. Archived from the original on 6 May 2018. Retrieved 23 May 2013.
  6. ^ الجهاز الفني و الإداري (in Arabic). alkharaitiyat.com. Retrieved 4 December 2014.
  7. ^ "مختار:الأهلي يحتاج لترتيب الأوراق". ahram.org.eg. Archived from the original on 30 December 2014. Retrieved 18 December 2014.
  8. ^ "الأجانب أغلبية بين مدربي الدوري القطري لكرة القدم". news-bank.net. 5 October 2004. Archived from the original on 19 December 2014. Retrieved 18 December 2014.
  9. ^ "البرازيلي خوزيه ألبرتو يدرب الخريطيات". alghad.com. 11 August 2005. Retrieved 9 December 2014.
  10. ^ "بعد أن كسب الخبرة وعرف طريق الانتصارات على أهل القمة". raya.com. 19 January 2010. Retrieved 9 December 2014.
  11. ^ "Al Kharaitiyat SC Manager history". Retrieved 20 May 2021.

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