In Ricardo Gomes, Sharjah have a more than capable replacement for last year’s leading scorer Welliton, especially if his hat-trick against Ajman in the Arabian Gulf Cup last week is anything to go by.
Ricardo Gomes netted a hat-trick as Sharjah thrashed Ajman 5-0 at Rashid Bin Saeed Stadium in matchweek 3 of the Arabian Gulf Cup on Saturday.
Bani Yas named Romanian Daniel Isaila as the new coach of the club while Sharjah will retain Abdulaziz Al Anbari as their manager for the next season, it was confirmed by the club via a tweet.
Shabab Al Ahli extended their lead at the top of the Arabian Gulf League table after a hard-fought 3-2 victory against Sharjah at Rashid Stadium in matchweek 13 on Friday.
The Foxes Sport Academy’s Under-14 team and La Liga Valencia’s Under-10 squads made impressive starts as the fifth season of Dubai Sports Council Football Academies Championship kicked off at the weekend at the new Football Centre in Dubai Sports City.
Al Jazira defender Khalifa Al Hammadi put all the speculations to an end by committing his future to his childhood club Al Jazira with a five-year deal.
The third edition of Ride for Zayed, an event held annually to commemorate the memory of late Sheikh Zayed, will take place from Dec.1-6.
The Jebel Ali Racecourse will host their third meeting of the season on Friday, with a Shadwell Farm sponsored 1000m Conditions race for Thoroughbreds the pick of the six-race card. The feature race has attracted a field of 11 runners