Posts Tagged ‘2015’

Everyone’s a Winner at Al Kass International Cup 2015

Paris Saint-Germain crowned champions for the second time in four years Doha, 15 February 2015 – Fireworks, confetti and cash prizes capped a lavish closing ceremony for the Al Kass International Cup 2015 on Sunday, as French team, Paris Saint-Germain (PSG), were crowned champions. On a thrilling...


PSG Crowned Kings of Al Kass
February 16, 2015

PSG Crowned Kings of Al Kass

Paris Saint-Germain were crowned kings of Al Kass last night after prevailing against a valiant Sao Paulo side in a penalty shootout, after a gripping match had finished 1-1 in normal time. A capacity crowd had assembled at Aspire Zone to watch the spectacle, generating an electric atmosphere as...


Craft Eclipses Graft in Battle of Aspires

Aspire International overcame Aspire Academy, winning by four goals to one, in a well-contested match on Aspire Zone pitch number four. In what was possibly a game too far for both teams, they still managed to produce an entertaining display that contained five well-taken goals. The fixture...


River Plate’s Smash and Grab Act Leaves Real Empty-handed

River Plate once again demonstrated the good, the bad and the ugly sides to their game as they prevailed over Real Madrid to claim fifth place in a wildly entertaining game that frequently stretched the boundaries of credibility. Both sides had made several changes, with danger man Franco Lopez...


Aspire Inspired But Real Prevail

Aspire Academy fell just short to Real Madrid in Thursday’s opening game at Aspire Zone, going down 3-2 despite a spirited performance against the Spanish maestros. The game was one of the most entertaining and closely fought matches of what is turning out to be an outstanding Al Kass tournament....


River Plate find Redemption in Shootout Triumph

River Plate prevailed over Aspire International 3-0 in a dramatic penalty shootout on Thursday evening, with the score tied at 2-2 after 90 minutes. Holders Aspire had faced the tough task of picking themselves up following their shock 4-0 defeat to PSG the previous afternoon. Meanwhile, for the...


Al Kass International Cup Newsletter-  12th Feb 2015

Al Kass International Cup Newsletter 12 Feb 2015‏


Sao Paulo Impress as Madrid Lose Their Way

Sao Paulo defeated Real Madrid by three goals to two in an entertaining encounter to set up a semi-final clash against AC Milan. The Brazilians withstood an early period of sustained pressure before asserting their dominance, and could easily have won by more than a single goal. Before the match...


Milan Move Forward as Aspire Fall Just Short

AC Milan advanced to the semi-finals at the expense of local heroes Aspire Academy after an entertaining and hard-fought encounter ended 3-0 to the Italians. The scoreline was a little harsh on the tenacious Qataris, whose form had fluctuated in their previous two games, having trounced Vissel Kobe...


Gunners Serve Up Victory on a Plate in Doha Dust-Up

Arsenal deservedly triumphed 1-0 in a performance of great discipline to book their place in the semi-finals against a River Plate side who found defeat difficult to stomach. On Qatar’s National Sport Day, thousands of locals had flocked to Aspire Zone to revel in a variety of sporting activities,...