Qatar’s players with the Asian Cup: Hostile Gulf neighbours envious Qatar’s remarkable Asian Cup victory may have been a sporting triumph which sparked wild celebrations in Doha but it is almost certain to come at a political price, analysts say. The win — in the hostile capital of the United Arab Emirates,
2022 FIFA World Cup host, Qatar has won the 2019 Asian Cup after a 3-1 win against Japan on Friday. Qatari striker Almoez Ali broke the record of goals scored by a player at a single Asian Cup when he notched his ninth with a brilliant overhead kick. Abdulaziz Hatem made it 2-0 with a […]
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Qataris celebrate team’s defeat of Gulf rivals UAE Doha exploded in noisy celebration on Tuesday as jubilant Qataris flooded the streets and roads after their national team’s victory over bitter sporting and political rivals, United Arab Emirates.Traffic along one of the city’s main highways, the Corniche, was jammed bumper-to-bumper with exultant
Japan’s conservative tactics have won games if not admirers at the Asian Cup, but coach Hajime Moriyasu said on Sunday the Blue Samurai will stick to their blueprint in the semi-finals against attack-minded Iran.
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Qatar players celebrate qualifying for Asian Cup semi-final. They next meet hostile neighbours UAE Asian Cup hosts UAE and Gulf rivals Qatar have pulled off titanic upsets as they sent defending champions Australia and Son Heung-min’s South Korea crashing out in the quarter-finals. Milos Degenek’s defensive howler handed UAE a 1-0 win,