Posts Tagged ‘Training’

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....


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...


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....


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...


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...