Players of Sharjah and Ajman in action during their Arabian Gulf Cup match on Saturday.
Few things capture the imagination quite like a fairytale championship, and Sharjah FC’s historic title last season falls perfectly into that category. Like Leicester City in 2015/16, very few, if any,
Saeed Juma’s late strike secured a hard-fought 3-2 victory for Al Ain against Ittihad Kalba at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium in the opening matchweek of the Arabian Gulf League season on Friday.
Sharjah managed to get an easy 3-0 win against Fujairah which help them to take fourth place in the Arabian Gulf League in matchweek 19 at Fujairah Stadium.
Max Verstappen sprung what could be the surprise of the Formula One season by beating Lewis Hamilton to win the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix on Sunday.
Lionel Messi scored a brilliant solo goal as Barcelona saw off Napoli on Saturday but they are likely to need something even more special from their captain to beat Bayern Munich in the quarter-finals.
Derrick Lewis capped off the UFC Vegas 6 main event with a brutal knockout thanks to some vicious ground and pound while also entering the all-time record books at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas.