Qatar Stars League pre-season: Al Rayyan win and Al Sadd play out eight-goal draw

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The two Qatari clubs were in action as they prepare for the new season.

Al Rayyan had a solid outing against German team Braszen as the Lions registered a 3-1 win in Germany.

Michael Laudrup’s men took a small road trip from their training camp in Holland to play a friendly at the Braszen stadium.

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Qatari international striker Sebastian Soria scored a brace while youngster Abdulrahman Al Korbi added another to end the game at 3-1 in favour of the Lions.

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The Qatar Cup and Emir Cup holders took on Turkish side Goztepe in a friendly encounter during their training camp in Austria.

The match ended up being a goal fest as a total of eight goals were scored in a four all draw.

Jugurtha Hamroun, Baghdad Bounedjah, Hassan Haydos and Hassan Ahmed all got their names on the scoresheet in an intense match.