Wednesday, March 26, 2008

Gharrafa won league

Doha 15/3/2008 - Gharrafa won Q-league title for the fifth time in their history despite losing 3-5 to bottom club Al Shamal in the 25th round, after their closest rivals and defending champions Al Sadd also lost 0-4 against Qatar sc.

Brazilian striker Clemerson scored one of Gharrafa's goals in that match to raise his tally this season to 26 and break the All time record of most goals in one season held by Argentinean legend Gabriel Batistuta.

The focus now will be on the fourth place battle between Qatar and Rayyan who beat 5th place Al Arabi 2-1 in this round. A 4th place finish will mean a place in the season ending "Crown Prince Cup".