Shabab Al Ahli players attend a training session on Thursday, ahead of their Arabian Gulf Cup final against Al Nasr.
Ittihad Kalba coach Jorge Da Silva is relishing the prospect of booking their berth in the final of the Arabian Gulf Cup (AGC) with a victory over Al Nasr and making history on Tuesday. In the other semi-final, Mahdi Ali’s Shabab Al Ahli will also look to
Shabab Al Ahli were crowned Arabian Gulf Cup champions for the fifth time after beating Al Nasr 5-4 on penalties at Sharjah Stadium on Friday night, in a match that was marked by a special atmosphere and held under the slogan “Year of the 50th Cup Final” in celebration
Skipper Alvaro Negredo and Toze scored a goal each as a clinical Al Nasr defeated defending champions Shabab Al Ahli 2-1 to lift the Arabian Gulf Cup on Friday.
The first leg of the Arabian Gulf Cup (AGC) quarter-finals will kick off on Thursday with Shabab Al Ahli taking on Khorfakkan and defending champions Al Nasr meeting Fujairah. Khorfakkan will host Shabab Al Ahli at the Saqr Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi
Babar Azam hit a sensational 122 from 59 balls to lead Pakistan to 205-1 for a resounding nine-wicket win over South Africa and a 2-1 lead in their Twenty20 series on Wednesday.
"Pakistan captain Azam has ended Kohli's long reign at the top of the ICC Men's ODI player rankings," the ICC said in a statement. The 26-year-old becomes the fourth Pakistani batsmen to get the top spot in ODIs and the first since Mohammad Yousuf in 2003.
Bawazir slotted a pass off Caio from the left side of the six-yard box into the net to put Sharjah 1-0 up in the 62nd minute. Air Force did try hard to retore the parity with some attacking football but an agile Sharjah goalkeeper Adel Al Hosani put up a brave a front to defy the visitors with some great athletic display.
Veteran defender Seyed Jalal Hosseini scored five minutes before halftime to earn last season’s AFC Champions League finalists Persepolis a 1-0 win over Al Wahda of the UAE in their opening Group E clash in Goa on Wednesday. Persepolis, who lost last