It was an agonizingly long wait. And the coronavirus pandemic pushed it even further. The wait finally ended this week and the Reds sealed the coveted trophy with a record seven games yet to be played (“It’s for you, tearful Klopp tells Liverpool fans,” June 27, Gulf Today).
The tour culminated at the iconic Sharjah Cricket Stadium, the venue for four key matches of the Asia Cup, where students from the Sharjah Cricket Academy were given the unique opportunity of posing with the cup with their parents and coaches.
Both Casillas and Kaka were the part the part of their respective World Cup winning teams. Brazil won the title in 2002 while Spain lifted the crown in 2010 under the leadership of Casillas.
Qatar authorities said on Wednesday that they have seized 144 counterfeit World Cup trophies, the latest raid on fakes hitting the market ahead of the football tournament that starts later this month.
Based on the criteria which revolve around research and evidence, environmental impact and solutions, clarity of speech and originality of the idea, the speakers were given the maximum and highest points on the topics of “Sustainable Living: A Path for a Greener Future?.”
The DP World Tour Championship Trophy and the Harry Vardon Trophy stopped by on their whistlestop tour of Gulf Today and Al Khaleej offices ahead of the season-ending tournament next month.
Vinicius Junior and Fede Valverde struck twice each, while Karim Benzema also scored on his return from injury in Madrid's spectacular victory over their Saudi Arabian opponents.
Manchester City celebrated its Premier League title in style with a 1-0 win against Chelsea on Sunday. Julian Alvarez's 12th-minute goal secured a 12th straight win in the league for Pep Guardiola's team as the fans toasted victory by invading the pitch after the final whistle.