Posts Tagged ‘spain’

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...


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....


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...


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...


Regal Real make Schalke Suffer

Real Madrid set out their credentials in resounding fashion on Friday night, ultimately running out comfortable winners against a determined Schalke 04 who had briefly threatened to upset the odds. The German side had toiled in a 2-0 defeat to Aspire International the previous evening but they...


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 crowned Al Kass champions

Aspire International are champions of the 2014 Al Kass International Cup following a dramatic penalty shootout victory over Spanish giants Real Madrid. Terrific going forward, organised in possession and uncompromising in defence, International were deserving winners on a night that will go down in...


Madrid march on against 10-man Milan

Real Madrid booked a place in the final of the Al Kass International Cup on Thursday after a thrilling 2-1 victory over AC Milan. Ultimately, the result was no more than Los Blancos deserved, although the Milanese youngsters will doubtless reflect on what might have been, having dominated the early...