1950 Al-Ahli (merged with Sanjah in 1972) 1952 Shabab Al-Sharq (renamed Tahreer in 1956; merged with Al-Wahda to form Al-Arabi in 1972) 1959 Al-Wakra (original name Al-Wakra Youth Club) 1959 Al-Nasour (later renamed Al-Sharar and Nadi Qatar (Qatar SC); merged with Al-Orouba to form Al-Esteqlal in 1972) 1961 Al-Taawun (joined Al-Jeel Sports Club in 1962 and Nadi Al-Aswad in 1964; renamed Al-Khor in 2002) 1967 Al-Rayyan (after merger with Al-Nasour) 1969 Al-Sadd 1972 Al-Arabi (merger of Tahreer and Al-Wahda) 1972 Al-Esteqlal (merger of Qatar SC and Al-Orouba; reverted to name of Qatar SC in 1981) 1979 Al-Ittihad 1980 Al-Shamal 1995 Al-Qadisiya (renamed Al-Siliya in 2002) 1998 Al-Markheya SC Al-Mseimeer SC Al-Shahaniya SC Translations of Names: Al-Ittihad - The Union Al-Nasour - The Eagles Al-Sadd - The Dam Shabab Al-Sharq - Orient Youth Club Al-Shamal - The North Tahreer - Liberation
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