Posts Tagged ‘Brazil’

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...


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...


Sao Paulo Stars Make PSG Suffer

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...


Sao Paulo Find Will to Win at the Last

Sao Paulo snatched a dramatic injury time win over Atletico Madrid to ensure the Spaniards will finish bottom of Group D. Atletico had come into the game hoping for a victory to prevent an early exit from the tournament. Sao Paulo, meanwhile, were making their first appearance at Al Kass, and...


Day 1: Goals, goals, goals
February 5, 2015

Day 1: Goals, goals, goals

Doha, 5 February 2015. The fans of the first day of the ‘Al Kass International Cup’ were not disappointed: The first three games of the competition were quite exciting and they saw not less than 14 goals including a hat-trick scored by Arsenal-striker Stephy Alvaro Mavididi. The game...


Edgar Davids: “Strong teams, lots of talents”

Doha, 5 February 2015. One of the guests of honor at this year’s ‘Al Kass International Cup’ is the former Dutch international Edgar Davids, who was in charge of the ceremonial kick-off of the opening game between Arsenal and Vissel Kobe. The 41-year-old, who enjoyed a very successful playing...


Marvelous Mavididi Guns Kobe Down

ARSENAL vs VISSEL KOBE MATCH 1, AL KASS 2015, 5 FEB 2015 1630 (local) The Al Kass International Cup 2015 began in spectacular fashion today with a pulsating tie between Arsenal and Vissel Kobe of Japan, with the London team emerging as narrow victors. Dutch legend Edgar Davids performed the...


Football stars arrive in Doha for Al Kass 2015 International Cup kick-off

Some of the world’s best young footballers will arrive in Qatar this week for the launch of the 2015 Al Kass International Cup on Thursday. 12 elite academy teams including Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, Arsenal and Juventus will compete in the u17s tournament to be held at the at the Aspire...


Aspire International light up Al Kass Cup

Aspire International breezed into the Al Kass International Cup final following a stunning 3-0 victory over Fluminense. Putting in the performance of the tournament, the Senegal-based side completely dominated the 2013 champions from start to finish, and their looming contest against Real Madrid...


Flu get into the groove with classy victory over Milan

Rio de Janeiro outfit Fluminense fired themselves into the knockout stages of the Al Kass International Cup with a stunning 4-1 victory over AC Milan. Looking an entirely different team to the one that lost 2-1 to Auxerre on Monday, the Brazilian side dominated the entire game with some superb...