Kuwait sacks football coach

KUWAIT: Kuwait Football Association have sacked the national team's head coach Romeo Jozak and his coaching staff,...

Kuwait urged to host World Cup matches

KUWAIT: FIFA president Gianni Infantino met HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah yesterday, state media said, amid reports the state...

Qatari football team heads to UAE via Kuwait

ABU DHABI: Performers are seen during the opening ceremony of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup at the Zayed sports city stadium...

‘Don’t send me to Bahrain’: refugee footballer pleads in Bangkok

BANGKOK: A refugee footballer fighting an extradition request appealed for his freedom yesterday, pleading "please don't send me to Bahrain" as he...

Ronaldo stars as Real repel Shakhtar’s rally

KIEV: Spanish giants Real Madrid survived a nervous finish when they conceded three late goals to edge Shakhtar Donetsk 4-3 and wrap up top...

FIFA Qatar 2022 plan would ‘exacerbate’ Gulf tensions

DOHA: FIFA President Gianni Infantino's plan to expand the Qatar World Cup to 48 teams and increase the number of host countries...

Mandzukic fires Juve into last 16

TURIN: A first-half strike from Mario Mandzukic saw last season’s beaten finalists Juventus into the last 16 of the Champions League on Wednesday with...

Kuwait welcomes co-hosting some games of 2022 World Cup

KFA chairman to meet FIFA chief to discuss this matter KUWAIT: Kuwait Football Association has "welcomed" co-hosting some matches...

Qatar punch above weight; Amir sends congratulations

ABU DHABI: Coming from nowhere to win the Asian Cup is just part of the process for Qatar as they look ahead...

Kuwait beat Saudi Arabia 3-1 in Gulf Cup of Nations

Oman, Bahrain goalless in Gulf Cup DOHA: Kuwait outmatched Saudi Arabia to end the opener of the Gulf...

Qatar’s Asian Cup triumph offers hope of 2022 respectability

ABU DHABI, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Qatar running rampant to secure a maiden Asian Cup title in Abu Dhabi might have been...

Qatar hammer UAE 4-0 to reach final

ABU DHABI: Qatar defied sandal-throwing local fans to storm into the Asian Cup final for the first time with a 4-0...

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