Fujairah and Ittihad Kalba players in action during their Arabian Gulf League match.
Makhete Diop scored a goal in each half to hand Al Dhafra a valuable 2-1 victory over Al Ain at Hamdan Bin Zayed Stadium in matchweek 18 of the Arabian Gulf League. Diop broke the deadlock in the 34th minute, as the Senegalese forward
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.
Fujairah appointed Serbia’s Goran Tufegdzic as the new coach with the hopes of a turnaround in the fortunes ahead of the upcoming season, which gets under way on Sept.3.
Ali Mabkhout netted a hat-trick to guide Al Jazira to a valuable 4-2 victory over Fujairah at Mohammad Bin Zayed Stadium in matchweek 21 of the Arabian Gulf League. Al Jazira’s Khalifa Alhammadi headed home to break the deadlock on the 10-minute mark.
Billed as one of the strongest powerlifting championships to be organized by the Asian Powerlifting Federation, around 612 athletes representing 34 countries will take part in the event.
Germany will next face Costa Rica, which defeated Japan 1-0 earlier Sunday. Even a win may not be enough for the Germans, who are in last place in Group E and need the other result to go their way. Spain can reach the last 16 with a draw against Japan.
t was a fourth start already this season for the tough gelding who was improving with each outing as the campaign has progressed and is now the winner of four races, this being his first success away from the Meydan dirt track.
Sheikh Hamdan also sent congratulatory message to the Morocco: “Congratulations to the Atlas Lions... Congratulations to Morocco. You made all Arabs happy with this result. Your victory is deserved and your performance is heroic.”