Al Kharaitiyat SC
Al Kharaitiyat SC (Arabic: نادي الخريطيات) is a Qatari sports club based in the town of Al Kharaitiyat, best known for its football team of the Qatar Stars League. They won the Qatari Second Division in 2004 and played in the QSL the following season. However, they were relegated the following season. They once again regained their position in the Qatar Stars League in the 2008–09 season.
|Full name||Al Kharaitiyat Sports Club|
Al Khor, Qatar
|Chairman||Khalifa bin Thamer|
|Manager||Yousuf Adam Mahmoud|
|League||Qatar Stars League|
|2020–21||Qatar Stars League, 12th of 12 (relegated)|
Al Kharaitiyat is among the newest sports clubs in Qatar, having been formed in 1996 as Al-Hilal. Among the founders were:
|Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer Al Thani1|
|Sheikh Khalifa bin Thamer Al Thani|
|Nasser Al-Mohammad Fadhalla|
|Meshal Mohammed Al-Ansari|
|Adel Ibrahim Al-Malik|
|Hassan Yousef Al-Hakim|
|Khalifa bin Fahad bin Mohammed Al Thani|
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.
|Qatar SC Stadium||1996–2012|
- Winners (2): 2004, 2020
- Runners-up (1): 2012
As of Qatari Second Division:
Last updated 11 November 2018.
|President||Sheikh khalifa bin Thamer Al Thani|
|General secretary||Sheikh Ahmed bin thamer Al-Thani|
Last updated: December 2011
Source: Board of Directors
Last updated 20 May 2021.
- Mokhtar Mokhtar (2003–2005)
- João Francisco (2005)
- José Roberto Souza (2005–2006)
- Ayman Mansour (2006–2007)
- Luizinho (2007–2008)
- Rodion Gačanin (2008)
- Moscofetch Nebojsa (2008)
- Nebojša Vučković (2008)
- José Roberto Souza (2008) (CT)
- Bernard Simondi (2008–2011)
- Arturzinho (2009) (CT)
- Lutfi Benzarti (2011)
- Laurent Banide (2012)
- Bernard Simondi (2012–2013)
- Bertrand Marchand (2013–2014)
- Yasser Sibai (2014)
- Amar Osim (2014–2016)
- Ahmad Al-Ajlani (2016–2018)
- Nacif Beyaoui (2018)
- Aziz El Amri (2018)
- Yousuf Adam Mahmoud (2018–present)
Note 1: Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer Al Thani served as the first president of the club.
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