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Aspire underscores role in 2019 AFC Asian Cup victory

Aspire underscores role in 2019 AFC Asian Cup victory

Aspire Zone Foundation’s (AZF) significant role in Qatar’s historic win at the recently-held 2019 AFC Asian Cup has helped elevate further Aspire Zone’s status as a major sports hub and destination.

CNA-Q celebrates Asian Cup triumph

CNA-Q celebrates Asian Cup triumph

Celebrations were held on Friday at College of the North Atlantic-Qatar (CNA-Q) in honour of Team Al-Annabi’s achievement of winning the Asian Cup for the first time ever.

Asian champs arrive to royal welcome in Doha

Asian champs arrive to royal welcome in Doha

The Asian Cup-winning Qatar football team was given a royal welcome, with His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani receiving them at the old Doha Airport yesterday.

Al-Annabi make history with Asian Cup win

Al-Annabi make history with Asian Cup win

Qatar stunned Japan 3-1 to win their first Asian Cup title yesterday sparked by a moment of jaw-dropping brilliance from record-breaker Almoez Ali.

Large crowds expected at Asian Cup final screening venues

Large crowds expected at Asian Cup final screening venues

The big day is here and a large number of people, including both citizens and expatriates, are expected to turn up at different venues in Doha screening the final of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup between Qatar and Japan ...

The last frontier: Qatar face Japan hurdle in final

The last frontier: Qatar face Japan hurdle in final

Qatar will be aiming to secure their first Asian Cup title when they meet Continental superpower Japan in what should be a tight final on Friday.

Qatar erupts in joy after humbling arrogant UAE

Qatar erupts in joy after humbling arrogant UAE

Doha erupted in celebration on Tuesday as jubilant Qataris and expatriates flooded the streets after their team's victory over bitter sporting and political rivals the United Arab Emirates.

Penalty controversy as Japan stun Iran in Asian semis

Penalty controversy as Japan stun Iran in Asian semis

Japan benefited from a controversial penalty as they sent favourites Iran crashing 3-0 in the Asian Cup semi-finals to move within one win of a record-extending fifth title on Monday.

Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar top group

Ali brace floors Saudis as Qatar top group

Qatar overcame a hostile atmosphere to beat Saudi Arabia 2-0 and clinch top spot in their Asian Cup group after a contest bristling with political animosity on Thursday.

Qatar thrash North Korea to move into Asian Cup knock-outs

Qatar thrash North Korea to move into Asian Cup knock-outs

A four-goal haul from Almoez Ali inspired Qatar to a 6-0 thrashing of North Korea in Al Ain on Sunday to seal their place in the Asian Cup knock-out rounds with a game to spare.

AFC to sue 'pirate entity' beoutQ over Asian Cup

AFC to sue 'pirate entity' beoutQ over Asian Cup

The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Wednesday it was taking legal action in Saudi Arabia against television channel beoutQ for illegally broadcasting its Asian Cup, the region's biggest football tournament.

Kuwait minister quits after grilling over sports ban

Kuwait minister quits after grilling over sports ban

Kuwait's information and youth minister submitted his resignation on Monday, two days before he was scheduled to face a confidence vote over a sports ban, a government source and parliamentarians said.