Bernard Duarte scored a late winner as Sharjah eked out a late 1-0 victory over Ittihad Kalba at Sharjah Stadium in the opening matchweek of the Pro League campaign.
Sharjah played out a goalless draw with Al Wasl at Sharjah Stadium in the first leg of Arabian Gulf Cup quarter-final, which is held under the name of "Mohammed Bin Rashid," in celebration of the 15th anniversary of Sheikh Mohammed as the head of the UAE Government.
Football superstar Lionel Messi has started the countdown in a new video shot in Al Wasl Square. Messi in a new video is seen kicking a football into Al Wasl Plaza through the opening at the centre of its dome.
Ten-man Al Wasl clung on to a 2-2 draw and return home with a point against Al Dhafra in the tenth round of the Pro League match on Sunday. The visiting Al Wasl were stunned in the 11th minute when a stinging grounder from Makhete Diop squeezed into the far-right corner of Ibrahim Eisa Al Balooshi’s goal.
Sharjah will look to bounce back against Al Dhafra in the first match of the Round 15 of the Pro League on Thursday. In the two other matches of the day, Khorfakkan will take on Al Wasl at Saqr Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi Stadium and Bani Yas will face Al Wahda at Bani Yas stadium in an 8pm kick-off.