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8 Super Soccer Stats & Facts For Football Fans

The modern day footballer may be well paid, but there is a good reason for this – the art of kicking a ball is a highly skilled one. Here are some facts and stats about the ‘beautiful game’. Kick start To kic...
Two UAE Soccer Stars Up For AFC Player Of The Year

Two UAE Soccer Stars Up For AFC Player Of The Year

Ahmad Khalil and Ombar Abdul Rahman will represent the UAE on a three-man shortlist to win the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Player of the Year award. The Emirati pair is joined by China captain and Gu...
Part Three Of duFC Kicks Off

Part Three Of duFC Kicks Off

The third phase of the du Football Champions (duFC) has begun, with over 3,000 aspiring athletes taking part in Abu Dhabi. The third week of the duFC - an initiative to start football schools and groom young...
Al Ahli Ready For Soccer Match In China

Al Ahli Ready For Soccer Match In China

UAE football team Al Ahli is ready for their second-leg match against Guangzhou Evergrande on Saturday according to coach Cosmin Olaroiu. Al Ahli find themselves in the Asian Champions League final for the f...
UAE Hit 8 Past East Timor

UAE Hit 8 Past East Timor

The UAE’s qualification bid for the 2018 World Cup was in limbo after they were defeated by Saudi Arabia, until they thrashed East Timor 8-0. The Saudis drew 0-0 away to Palestine on Monday, which left the U...
West Ham Want To Keep Lanzini

West Ham Want To Keep Lanzini

Premier League high-flyers West Ham United want to Al Jazira’s midfielder Manuel Lanzini on a permanent deal. The Argentinian midfielder is on loan from Arabian Gulf League side, and has impressed ‘The Hamme...
Al Ahli Ready For Guangzhou Evergrande

Al Ahli Ready For Guangzhou Evergrande

The AFC Champions League final will take place this Saturday between Al Ahli and Guangzhou Evergrande, with the Red Knights looking to make history in the competition. Al Ahli has featured in the competition...

Prince Ali One Of Seven FIFA Candidates

Jordanian Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein will be hoping to come out the election as the victor, after being confirmed as a challenger to currently suspended president Sepp Blatter in May’s election. The six other...

Dubai-Based Salgado Thinks England Has ‘No Vision’

Ex-Real Madrid star, Michel Salgado, believes English football could be in danger unless their philosophy changes. Speaking of English players Salgado, who’s now based in Dubai said: “how can you expect the...
Royal Approval For Al Ahli

Royal Approval For Al Ahli

The Crown Prince of Dubai has praised Al Ahli for securing their place in the Asian Champions League final. Kwon Kyung-won scored an injury time winning goal, against their Saudi Arabian opposition, Al Hilal...