Ahmed Maher

Bahrain stun Saudi Arabia to lift Gulf Cup title

09 Dec 2019

DOHA Bahrain clinched the Arabian Gulf Cup title for the first time with a 1-0 victory over Saudi Arabia in the final on Sunday.

Saudi Arabia to meet Bahrain in Gulf Cup final

06 Dec 2019

Doha Saudi Arabia will meet Bahrain in the Arabian Gulf Cup final after Abdullah Al-Hamdan scored a first-half goal as they beat hosts Qatar 1-0 in the semi-finals on Thursday.

Soccer-Afif sends Qatar to Gulf Cup semi-finals

03 Dec 2019

DOHA, Dec 3 Akram Afif scored twice to give Qatar a 4-2 win over Group A rivals United Arab Emirates and a place in the Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals on Monday.

Saudi Arabia beat Bahrain to secure first Gulf Cup win

01 Dec 2019

Doha Saudi Arabia scored in each half to beat Bahrain 2-0 on Saturday and secure their first victory at the Arabian Gulf Cup.

Iraq beat UAE 2-0 to reach Gulf Cup semi-finals

30 Nov 2019

DOHA Iraq scored two first-half goals to beat United Arab Emirates 2-0 at the Khalifa International Stadium in Doha on Friday and secure their place in the Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals.

Kuwait stun Saudi Arabia in Gulf Cup

28 Nov 2019

DOHA Kuwait stunned a weakened Saudi Arabia side, triumphing 3-1 in their opening match of the Arabian Gulf Cup at the Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium in Doha on Wednesday.

Iraq stun Asian Champions Qatar in Gulf Cup opener

27 Nov 2019

Doha, Nov 26 Mohamed Qasim Majid scored two first-half goals to give Iraq a 2-1 win over Asian champions Qatar in the opening match of the Arabian Gulf Cup in Doha on Tuesday.

Soccer-Oman's Koeman targets Gulf Cup final

26 Nov 2019

Doha, Nov 26 Oman coach Erwin Koeman said he was aiming to take his team to the final of the Arabian Gulf Cup, which kicked off in Qatar on Tuesday.

Soccer: Kuwait coach plays down 10-time champions chances in Gulf Cup

26 Nov 2019

DOHA Kuwait coach Thamer Anad played down his team's chances in the Arabian Gulf Cup that kicks off in Qatar on Tuesday, as the Kuwaitis continue their return to international competition after long suspensions that have hurt sport in the country.

Soccer: Host Egypt picks six venues for African Nations Cup

20 Feb 2019

CAIRO Egypt has chosen six venues across five cities to host this year's African Nations Cup finals, local media reported, including the Port Said Stadium where 72 supporters died in the country's worst violence at a soccer venue in 2012.

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