Al Ahli is a Qatari football club based in Doha who plays in the Qatari Stars League.


Al Ahli was founded in 1950 as Al Najah, before being founded again in 1972 as Al Ahli. The club has never won Qatari’s top flight league.

However, they are four-time winners of the Emir of Qatar Cup.

Country Qatar Qatar
City Doha
Founded 1950
Ground Hamad bin Khalifa Stadium
Nickname Al Ameed (Brigadier)
Coach Nebojsa Jovovic

The club was relegated from Qatari’s top flight in the 1990s, only to re-emerge after winning the second division in 2012.