South Sudan’s international Valentino Kuach Yuel was on target for his new team Umm Salal Sports Club on Wednesday night in the 2022/2023 Qatar Stars League.
The winger who joined the Qatar team few days ago netted the only goal when Umm Salal SC lost 3-1 away to Al Duhail at the Al Duhail Stadium.
Yuel gave his team the lead after 43 minutes with a well timed header, but the hosts fought back in the second half with Bassam Al Rawi making it 1-1, and later Kenya national team captain Micheal Olunga netting a brace.
While Umm Salal SC are placed 10th on the log with only 7 points, Al Duhail are top with 20 points from nine matches played.
Yuel who featured for several team in Australia also netted his first goal for the national team on January 31st, 2022 in a 2-1 defeat to Jordan in an international match played in Dubai, UAE.