Posts Tagged ‘fluminense’

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...


January 18, 2014

Flu rain on Barca’s parade


Goals from Fluminense substitutes Frank Franko and Jobson Dos Santos fired the Brazilian side into the semi-finals of the Al Kass International Cup on Saturday at the expense of early favourites FC Barcelona. Reigning champions Fluminense won 2-0 after holding out against a Barca side who had... Read more →


Auxerre defeat reigning Al Kass champions Fluminense

Auxerre pulled off a shock defeat of last year’s Al Kass International Cup winners, Brazilian side Fluminense, in the opening Group C fixture of the 2014 competition. The tournament truly caught fire on its first day, with victories for FC Barcelona and Aspire International preceding Auxerre’s...


Fluminense FC Crowned Winners of Al Kass Cup 2013


Interview with Fluminense’s Marlon Santos

FLUMINENSE’S midfield marvel Marlon Santos believes his team have what it takes to bring the Golden Cup back to Brazil. The 17-year-old has been one of the stand-out players in this year’s tournament, displaying a poise and maturity which belies his young age. And the hulking central midfielder...


Captain Marvel Looks to Final Clash

Paris Saint-Germain head into Thursday’s showpiece final against Fluminense with their sights firmly set on retaining their title.  After a dramatic penalty shootout over Boca Juniors in the semi-finals, the young Parisians are within touching distance of writing a new chapter in the clubs...


Doha Dreaming: Kenedy hopes for a return in 2022

Fluminense’s flying forward Robert Kenedy Nunes has wowed the crowds at this year’s Al Kass International Cup with his skill on the ball, rapid pace and clinical finishing. The 16-year-old has turned in several breathtaking performances and already won two Most Valuable Player prizes. The...


Al Kass International Cup Enters Play Off Stages

4 February 2013 (Doha, Qatar) – Ahead of Thurday’s final between reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain and Fluminense FC, attention turns to tomorrow’s play offs in the Al Kass International Cup. First up Liverpool will take on Aspire Qatar in the battle for seventh and eighth positions. Head...


PSG and Fluminense Make It To The Semis

Friday 1st February (Doha, Qatar) – The Quarter Finals of the Al Kass International Cup were full of drama as four games were played at Aspire to decide who will progress to the Semi-Finals. In the first matches Paris St Germain beat Aspire International (2-0) and Fluminense beat Real Madrid 4-3 on...