DOHA: Mouhcine Moutouali netted a brace as Al Wakrah came from behind to hold Al Shahaniya 2-2 in their 21st-round match of the Qatar Stars League at the Al Wakrah Stadium on Friday.
Rahim Abbas put Shahaniya ahead in the seventh minute while Moutouali equalised in the 65th. Abbas raised Shahaniya's hopes of winning by netting in the 74th, but their joy was short-lived as Moutouali struck for a second time three minutes later.
Uzbek forward Temurkhuja Abdukholiqov, who joined last month, struck in the 46th minute and Valentin Lazar in the 90th as Sailiya, despite being reduced to 10 men in the 80th losing Mohammed Juma to a red card, defeated Al Ahli 2-1.
After Yassine Chikhaoui wasted a penalty in the 80th, Ali Ferydoun equalised in the 82nd, but they failed to hold on.
Hungarian striker Krisztian Nemeth won a penalty and converted it himself in the 13th minute as Al Gharafa returned to the winning path, putting it past Al Khor 1-0.