Posts Tagged ‘U17’

ESTUDIANTES SQUEEZE THROUGH AGAINST ROBUST RED BULL

Amid scenes of unbridled joy at the final whistle, the players of Estudiantes celebrated a 1-0 victory over Red Bull Salzburg that meant both sides escaped from the Group C “group of death” at the expense of the unfortunate Celtic.   In the previous games, the Austrians had defeated the...


CELTIC TIGERS ROAR BACK TO DENY ESTUDIANTES

A determined Celtic side narrowly prevailed against Estudiantes in a dramatic second match on Day three of Al Kass 2016, having spent much of the game under the cosh. In so doing, they kept their hopes of reaching the knockout stages alive.   The Scots, wearing their famous green and white...


Al Kass Daily News issue 3
February 7, 2016

Al Kass Daily News issue 3

Al Kass Daily News issue 3 is now out, click here to open it.


Benfica and Aspire Football Dreams Share Spoils in Al Kass Classic

Four goals, two missed penalties, and countless chances illuminated a gripping second game at Al Kass 2016. After the one-sided goal fest of Game 1, the match-up between Benfica and Aspire Football Dreams was a far more evenly contested affair, and an equally entertaining one. Chances were few and...


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...