Wilfried Bony continued his good start at Al-Arabi as he scored again in their 2-1 win at Al-Shahaniya.
The Ivorian fired in the opener from close range after seven minutes as he took his tally to two from as many games in the Qatar Stars League.
Bony featured for 84 minutes as victory moved Al-Arabi to within seven points of the AFC Champions League qualification spots.
Al-Arabi travel to third-placed Al Sailiya on Friday with Bony looking to add to his tally.
In the Premier League, Jordan Ayew was a late substitute in Crystal Palace's stunning 4-1 win at Leicester City.
Ayew came on for the final four minutes as he made his 23rd appearances for the Eagles.
Jordan's older brother Andre is in action tonight as Fenerbahce - three points off the dropzone - visit third-placed Besiktas in the Turkish top flight.
Jefferson Montero appeared off the bench for West Brom in their defeat to fellow promotion rivals Sheffield United, who moved second following their win.
The Ecuadorian featured for the final 24 minutes as the Baggies dropped four points behind the automatic promotion spots.
Earleir in the week, Montero scored his first goal for Darren Moore's side in their 3-2 win at QPR.
In La Liga, Borja played the last ten minutes in Alaves' 0-0 home draw with Celta Vigo.
Ryan Blair made his second start for Dunfermline as they recorded a 1-0 win at Scottish Premiership promotion-hopefuls Ayr United.
The 23-year-old celebrated his birthday with a 90-minute performance which helped the Pars rise to fifth in the table.
Meanwhile, Tom Carroll (Aston Villa), Aaron Lewis (Doncaster Rovers) and Botti Biabi (Maccesfield Town) didn't feature for their loan clubs over the weekend.