Posts Tagged ‘matches’

INTER MILAN OVERCOME ASPIRE AS BOTH GO THROUGH

Inter Milan came out on top in a pulsating tie against local favourites Aspire Academy, registering a 3-0 victory that perhaps flattered the Italians, and was certainly tough on the local side.   Aspire started brightly and, five minutes in, a low drive from Abdulrasheed Ibrahim from the edge...


Arsenal outgun Rossoneri in Play-off Thriller

In an exciting and attacking game, Arsenal prevailed 4-2 over AC Milan and, in doing so, finished third in this prestigious Al Kass Tournament. On a beautiful sunny day at the Aspire Zone, this was a battle of European giants that many would have tipped for the final. Alas, it was not to be....


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...


Milan Mauled as Explosive Sao Paulo Catch Fire at Aspire

Sao Paulo produced the performance of the tournament so far, thrashing AC Milan 5-0 in another vivid illustration of their Championship potential. Milan had ridden their luck on their journey to the semi-finals, having been seconds from elimination in their engrossing group game with arch-rivals...


PSG Overpower Gunners to Reach Al Kass Final

Paris Saint-Germain emerged triumphant from a close encounter with Arsenal to proceed to the Al Kass final, running out 2-1 winners in a tightly contested match. PSG coach Rodrigues had attracted criticism in some quarters for fielding a second string line-up in a 5-0 defeat to Sao Paulo in the...


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,...


Record Number of Viewers for Al Kass International Cup Online

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,...


Atletico Victorious against Dejected Juve

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...


Schalke Pay Penalty After Six-Goal Thriller

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...