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Doha, 10th February 2015 – An average of 20,000 football fans are tuning in online each day to watch the Al Kass International Cup 2015 since it began last Thursday, tournament organisers have said. With all matches streamed live via the official competition website,...


Al Kass International Cup Newsletter 10 Feb 2015‏


Atletico Madrid ended their involvement in Al Kass 2015 with a credible 2-0 victory over Juventus on Monday night in a game that failed to catch light. The Italians faced the tough task of picking themselves up off the floor after crashing out of the group stage the previous evening in the most...


Vissel Kobe beat Schalke 04 in a penalty shootout at Aspire Zone on Monday afternoon after sharing six goals in normal time. Both sides were playing for pride after finishing bottom of their respective groups. The German side had found the going understandably tough in previous games against Aspire...


Al Kass International Cup Newsletter 9 Feb 2015‏


AC Milan dumped out deadly rivals Juventus on Sunday night in a pulsating Group C tie, scoring two goals in added time to seal a comeback that had seemed highly improbable for 92 minutes. Neutrals and partisans alike had been looking forward to this game between the Northern Italian giants ever...


Arsenal put in a highly professional performance to defeat a plucky Aspire Academy team by three goals to null on Sunday evening. Going into the game, hopes were high for Aspire after they had recorded the biggest victory of the group stages, a 6-1 mauling of Vissel Kobe. Although Arsenal had only...


Brazilian wonderkids Sao Paulo stormed to a 5-0 victory over a desperately poor Paris Saint-Germain in Sunday’s first match, despite starting the game as underdogs. PSG had greatly impressed in their opener against Atletico Madrid, while Sao Paulo had shown only glimpses of their undoubted ability...


Al Kass International Cup Newsletter 8 Feb 2015‏


Aspire International produced a clinical performance to defeat Real Madrid 1-0 in Day 3’s final game. In a repeat of the 2014 final, both Aspire and Real came into this match off the back of convincing victories over Schalke 04, making this tie a contest for first place in Group B. This year’s...