Qatar Stars League 2017-18 (دوري نجوم قطر ) is Qatar’s Top Professional Football league. Officially first Game of QSL was played in 1972. Lekhwiya SC was the was very first winner of Qatar League,Lekhwiya SC is now merged and Formed a new sports club name Al-Duhail Sports Club.
Most Consecutive Championship of QSL was Won by Al Sadd SC. Currently there are 12 Sports Club in the Qatari League.
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The Qatari Football Development Committee was formed in Dec,2006 to manage and improve the Qatar football League system. This committee with QFA was later transformed into Qatar Stars League in 2008
QSL was Formed with the mission to develop professional football league in Qatar according to the standard and rules of AFC (Asian Football Association)
Domestic Leagues in Qatar
Despite this League there are 4 Domestic Cups and these 12 Sports Club can participate in them,There are 2 Divisions in Emir Cup and any team can play this cup.
|Emir Cup||Qatar Crown Prince Cup|
|Sheikh Jassem Cup||Qatari Stars Cup|
QNB Stars League
National Bank of Qatar Known as QNB Signed a Sponsorship agreement for 2017 and 2018 Session after the agreement the league renamed to QNB Stars League 2017-18.
In QSL Cup There are 12 Teams Divided into two Groups A & B both two Groups will play with each other. The top side from each group will go in Semifinals. Winners of Semifinals will play with each other for Final Match of QSL Cup 2017-18.
Qatar Stars League Structure
There are two Groups in Stars League and each group have six teams so there are total twelve teams both the groups teams will play with each other to win final.
There are Two Division in Qatari League. 1st Division and 2nd Division
Qatar Stars League Teams
|Group A||Group B|
|Al Kharaitiyat Sports Club||Al Rayyan Sports Club|
|Al Duhail Sports Club||Al Arabi Sports Club|
|Al Gharafa Sports Club||Al Sadd Sports Club|
|Al Sailiya Sports Club||Al Markhiya Sports Club|
|Al Khor Sports Club||Al Ahli Sports Club|
|Qatar Sports Club||Umm Salal Sports Club|
QSL 2017 Final Winner
QSL Final 2016-17 Winner
|2016 Winner||AL Duhail SC|
|Top Scorer||Yousef Al Arabi 24 Goals|
QSL Final 2015-16 Winner
|2015/16 Winner||Al Rayyan Sports Club|
|Top Scorer||Rodrigo Tabata (Al Rayyan) & Abderrazak Hamdallah (El Jaish) 21 goals|
QSL Most successful clubs
|1||Al Sadd SC||13|
|3||Al Rayyan SC||8|
|4||Al Gharafa SC||7|
Vision of QSL
To among the top 3 professional leagues in Asia by 2020.
To develop, promote & support a professional football platform in order to bring all things together through the passion of this game.