Liverpool: Liverpool produced one of the greatest comebacks in Champions League history to beat Barcelona 4-0 on Tuesday, overturning a three-goal first-leg deficit and advancing to the final with a 4-3 aggregate victory. Liverpool will play the winner of Wednesday’s other semi-final between Ajax Amsterdam and Tottenham Hotspur with the Dutch side leading 1-0 from […]

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ACL: Al Sadd down Al Ahli to advance

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  • May 8, 2019
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Qatari football heavyweights Al Sadd sealed a place in the 2019 AFC Champions League (ACL) Round of 16 after defeating Al Ahli Saudi FC 2-1 in a Group D tie yesterday. Al The Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Qatari internationals Ali Asad (9’) and Akram Afif (12’) were on target for the hosts. Omar Al Soma […]

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ACL: High-flying Al Sadd and Al Duhail eye knockout stage

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  • May 6, 2019
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Doha: The high-flying QNB Stars League champions Al Sadd will be looking to maintain the top spot in Group D while Al Duhail will target their third win in Group C to grab one of the eight places in the 2019 AFC Champions League (ACL) knockout stage today. Al Sadd and Al Ahli face-off in […]

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FROM LEFT: Al Sadd’s South Korean midfilder Jung Woo-Young, Algerian star Baghdad Bounedjah and Qatari defenders Tariq Salman and Boualem Khoukhi in action during a training session at the Al Sadd Stadium yesterday. The Qatari champions host Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli Saudi FC in their AFC Champions League Group D match tomorrow. The match will […]

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Al Rayyan and Al Sailiya completed the semi-final line up for the prestigious Amir Cup after winning their quarter-final encounters yesterday. Rayyan needed penalties to overcome a fighting Al Arabi after the match ended 2-2 in full time, while Al Sailiya staved off a late challenge from Al Ahli 3-2. In the semi-finals, Rayyan will […]

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QNB Stars League winners Al Sadd and defending champions Al Duhail kept their chances of playing the highly-anticipated Amir Cup final at Amir Cup intact, registering convincing victories in their respective quarter-finals at Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium yesterday. Al Sadd overcame a late fightback to knock Al Gharafa out of the tournament with a 4-2 […]

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Wakrah Stadium final motivates Ferreira, Al Sadd

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  • May 2, 2019
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Having won three top honours at Qatar Football Association’s awards gala on Tuesday, Al Sadd will not be short on motivation as they take on Al Gharafa in the quarter-finals of the prestigious Amir Cup at the Abdulla bin Khalifa Stadium in Duhail. After several elimination rounds, the country’s most lucrative football tournament has reached […]

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Orxy Challengers emerge champions

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  • May 2, 2019
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Orxy Challengers won the 30th CDC Cricket tournament 2019 Division II title after defeating McDonalds by 15 runs at the Losail Cricket Complex. McDonalds won the toss and opted to bowl first. Orxy Challengers batsmen Divyesh (43 runs off 19 balls) and Jiga (45 runs off 23 balls) guided their team to 180 in 19.3 […]

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Al Sadd were the best team in Qatar this season

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  • April 29, 2019
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Having spent three and half years with Al Sadd, coach Jesualdo Ferreira was desperate for the Qatar league title and the Portuguese manager was pleased to have finally led the club to domestic glory. The last time Al Sadd had won the title was in 2012-13 season, and since then Al Duhail (previously known as […]

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Al Rayyan rode on two brilliant braces from Brazilian Lucca Borges and Sebastian Soria to defeat Qatar SC 4-3 to seal a top-four finish in the QNB Stars League (QSL) this season. At Al Sadd Stadium, Qatar SC took an early lead with Youssef Farhat scoring in the eighth minute, only to see Brazilian Lucca […]

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