Kenyan International midfielder Peter Pinchez Opiyo was on the mark as Al Markhiya thrashed Al Khor 5-1 in a Qatari second-tier league match played on Saturday 21st January at the Al Khor Stadium.
Following the victory, Al Markhiya is top if the league with 36 points having played 12 matches. They are unbeaten so far and target to be promoted to the top-tier league, the Stars League.
Al Markhiya missed out on a promotion slot narrowly in the past campaign after finishing third on the 18-team log with 33 points, five outside the promotion zone.
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