Al Sadd SC

The Sadd Sports Club (Arabic السد القطري, DMG as- Sadd al - Qaṭarī ) is a sports club based in Doha, the Qatari capital. The club, nicknamed the White Shirts was founded on 21 October 1969 by students and is one of the most successful in the country. The men's soccer team plays in the top league in the country, the Qatar Stars League. With twelve won championships and twelve cup victories won the football section is simultaneously record champion and record cup winners of the country. The biggest international successes were winning the AFC Champions League in 1989 and 2011. Till now the football team of Al- Sadd SC is the only team from Qatar who was able to win this item. In December 2011, al -Sadd won the third place at the FIFA Club World Cup.


The game is played in the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium. This summarizes including VIP areas 15,000 spectators and is fully air-conditioned.

Other sports

In addition to the football section handball, basketball, volleyball, table tennis and athletics are operated at the club. In 2002, the handball section club world champion.



  • Qatar Stars League


  • AFC Champions League
  • Arab Champions League
  • Golfcup


Well-known former players

Well-known former coach

  • Netherlands Co Adriaanse
  • Romania Ilie Balaci
  • Uruguay Jorge Fossati
  • Brazil Émerson Leão
  • Brazil José Macia
  • Algeria Rabah Madjer
  • Bosnia and Herzegovina Dzemaludin Musović
  • Bora Milutinovic of Serbia
  • Romania Cosmin Olăroiu
  • Croatia Luka Peruzović