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...

‘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...

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 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 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...

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...

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...

AFC to probe shoe-throwing Asian Cup semi

ABU DHABI: Asia’s football body promised a “thorough investigation” yesterday after the United Arab Emirates’ turbulent Asian Cup semi-final loss to archrivals...

Cardiff striker Sala feared dead in plane crash

Emiliano Sala NANTES, France: Premier League club Cardiff City's record new signing, Argentine striker Emiliano Sala, is missing...

UAE FA fined $150,000 for crowd trouble

ABU DHABI: Emirati fans throw bottles and footwear at Qatari players during the 2019 AFC Asian Cup semifinal match between Qatar...

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...

Qatar: 48-team World Cup ‘will not be imposed’

DOHA: The organizers of the 2022 Qatar World Cup said on Saturday that "there will be no decision imposed" on the country...

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