Al-Wakrah Sport Club
|Full name||Al-Wakrah Sport Club|
"The Blue Wave" الموج الأزرق
Al Wakrah, Qatar
|Chairman||Sheikh Khalifa bin Hassan|
|League||Qatar Stars League|
|2015–16||Qatar Stars League, 11th|
|Website||Club home page|
|Al Wakrah's active sections|
Al-Wakrah Sport Club (Arabic: نادي الوكرة الرياضي) is a Qatari professional sports club based in Al Wakrah. Their professional football team competes in the Qatar Stars League and play their home games at the Al-Wakrah Stadium.
- 1959: Founded as Al-Wakrah Youth Club
- 1967: Changed name to Al-Wakrah Sport Club
Al Wakrah was founded in 1959, and was officially legitimized in 1965 under the name of Al Wakrah Youth Club. From that time, its football and handball sections were formed, with both participating in local competitions. It later changed its name to Al Wakrah Sports Club in 1967. Over the years, it branched out to many sports, including chess, basketball, and bowling.
The new club headquarters was constructed in 1984, and tennis and squash teams were also formed during this time in addition to its previously formed sports teams. They won the Qatari league twice, once in 1999 and again in 2001.
- Winners (2): 1999, 2001
- Winners (1): 1999
- Winners (4): 1989, 1991, 1998, 2004
- Winners (1): 2011 (Shared Record) (Defunct)
- Qatari 2nd Division:
- Winners (1): 1985
Current technical staff
Last updated 16 October 2013.
Players with Multiple Nationalities
Players registered as professionals
Professional foreign players
Last update: 23 February 2012.
Apps and goals in the QSL only
As of 24 May 2012.
- The following players have played in the FIFA Confederations Cup:
Performance in AFC competitions
- Asian Club Championship: 1 appearance
- 2001: First Round
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- (in Arabic) Official website