Ajman and Al Jazira players vie for the ball during their AGL match on Monday.
At least 11 Al Jazira academy players have signed their first professional contracts since June 2020 to take the initial step in their career and set themselves up for the senior team.
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.
Al Jazira maintained their position at the top of the Arabian Gulf League standings after edging Hatta 1-0 at Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Stadium in matchweek 20 on Thursday.
Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs, has congratulated Manchester City on winning their third Premier League title in four seasons.
The Spartan World Championship will take place in the Liwa desert located in the western region of Abu Dhabi from Dec.2-5, the Abu Dhabi Sports Council has announced.
Shabab Al Ahli’s 3-2 win against Al Nasr saw them pip Sharjah to third spot in the table and claim the 2022 AFC Champions League qualifying spot. Sharjah finished fourth after a 1-0 defeat to Kalba.
The country has hosted several international events with high levels of professionalism, which were recognised by many international sports organisations, including FIFA, the Special Olympics, and Formula 1 racing, jiu-jitsu, fencing, karate, rugby, weightlifting and equestrians.