Liverpool land in Doha, seeking first ever Club WC

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  • December 16, 2019
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Liverpool landed in Doha yesterday ahead of their participation in the FIFA Club World Cup Qatar 2019. The Reds, who secured qualification by winning the UEFA Champions League, will face Monterrey on Wednesday at Khalifa International Stadium. The FIFA Club World Cup is one of the few trophies not in the Anfield cabinet and the […]

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Monterrey win a five-goal thriller with Al Sadd

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  • December 15, 2019
  • 4 min read

Al Sadd were the dark horses going into their FIFA Club World Cup Qatar quarter-final match against Monterrey, and the Qatar giants put on a valiant fight before going down 2-3 in a pulsating encounter yesterday. The Mexican side were too good for Sadd in the first half, but the hosts never gave up as […]

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Al Sadd aim to play without pressure against Monterrey

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  • December 14, 2019
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Al Sadd will go into their FIFA Club World Cup Qatar quarter-final against Mexican side Monterrey today as the dark horse, a tag that head coach Xavi Hernandez was relishing. The South American champions will be a different and difficult opponent to Sadd, to the one they faced on Wednesday night in the first round […]

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Saudi club Al Hilal arrive in Doha for Club World Cup

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  • December 13, 2019
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Doha: Al Hilal Saudi Football Club, the Asian Champions, have arrived in Doha in preparation for FIFA Club World Cup 2019. It will begin its match with Tunisia’s Esperance Sportive de Tunis, “the African Champions”, on Saturday in the quarter-final round at Jassim bin Hamad Stadium in Al Sadd Club. The winners will face Brazil’s […]

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Al Sadd drawn with Al Nassr in Group D

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  • December 11, 2019
  • 3 min read

Reigning QNB Stars League (QSL) champions Al Sadd will face Saudi Arabia’s Al Nassr in the group stage when they aim for their second AFC Champions League title next year. The draw ceremony for the 2020 edition of the continental event was held yesterday at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur with Xavi Hernandez’s ‘Wolves’ […]

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Al Sadd return to Club World Cup fold with eye on Hienghene Sport

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  • December 10, 2019
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Al Sadd and their coach Xavi Hernandez are set to return to FIFA Club World Cup fold tomorrow when they meet Hienghene Sport in the opening match of the seven-team event. Al Sadd last played the FIFA Club World Cup in 2011 when – coached by Jorge Fossati – the Doha giants finished third behind […]

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Festival of football-Doha hosts the FIFA Club World Cup

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  • December 9, 2019
  • 2 min read

A free festival of football will welcome fans from around the globe as Doha hosts the FIFA Club World Cup™ for the first time. The FIFA Club World Cup™ Fan Zone, in partnership with Alibaba Cloud, will run from 9-21 December (2 PM to 12 AM every day) at Doha Sports Park (next to Doha […]

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Arabian Gulf Cup: Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia

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  • December 8, 2019
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Bahrain beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 to win the Gulf Cup football tournament held in the Qatari capital, Doha, on Sunday. Mohamed al-Romaihi scored for the Pearl Divers in the second half of the match held at Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium. Salman al-Faraj missed a penalty for the Green Falcons after Salem al-Dawsari was brought down […]

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Barcelona wins with Messi hat trick, Suarez backheel goal

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  • December 8, 2019
  • 5 min read

Lionel Messi had a hat trick. Luis Suárez scored with a superb backheel goal. There was even an assist by goalkeeper Marc-André ter Stegen to Antoine Griezmann’s first goal in six Spanish league matches. With one of its best performances of the season, Barcelona cruised to a 5-2 win over promoted Mallorca on Saturday, keeping […]

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Arabian Gulf Cup: Saudi to face Bahrain for Finals

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  • December 5, 2019
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In a shocking turn of events, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia will face each other on Sunday, 8 December at Khalifa International Stadium. Bahrain went on to tie 2-2 with Iraq until the second half which resulted in a penalty shootout-out with Bahrain ending the game with a score 5 – 3. Saudi won against Qatar […]

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