Posts Tagged ‘semi-finals’

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...


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....


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...


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...


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...


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...


Strong semi-final line-up promises more thrills

This year’s Al Kass International Cup has already been a resounding success, far exceeding expectations as every match has produced wonderful moments of drama. And, from the strong showing of Aspire Qatar to the captivating performances of Kashiwa Reysol, the tournament has also been completely...


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...