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May 15, 2013
Al Shabab of the UAE against newly crowned Iranian champions Esteghlal was always going to be a tense match. And it proved to be so in more ways than one. Read Article Asian Champions League: 'Today Al Shabab is the UAE'
Al Shabab were the least fancied out of the country's four representatives in the Asian Champions League, but they have proven to be this season's cup kings. Read Article UAE hopes ride on shoulders of Al Shabab in Asian Champions League
May 14, 2013
On one of the season's most dramatic and tense days, one man, above all others, kept his cool to the very end. This morning Abdulwahab Abdulqadir is Ajman's, indeed Emirati football's, man of the moment. Read Article A calm coach Abdulwahab Abdulqadir at centre of Ajman's stellar show
May 12, 2013
In this repeat of the 2010 Etisalat Cup final, vindication for Al Jazira manager Luis Milla is on the line while Ajman fans will hope that almost three decades of waiting will come to an end, writes Ali Khaled. Read Article Regardless of outcome, Etisalat Cup final will be emotional
May 09, 2013
Wigan Athletic's Ali Al Habsi is the first player from the Arabian Gulf to play in the English Premier League but the Omani goalkeeper will take it a step further when he competes in the English FA Cup, writes Ali Khaled. Read Article Omani goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi trailblazes his way to English FA Cup final
May 07, 2013
In the days of limited coverage on television, memories of FA Cup hold true even without a dossier on the players for Ali Khaled. Read Article FA Cup final: cups of joy from past history
May 05, 2013
Chants, insults and booing from President's Cup semi-final between Al Ahli and Al Ain should be music to ears of anyone with vested interest in UAE football. Read Article Bitter rivalry between Al Ahli and Al Ain actually good for UAE football
May 03, 2013
Bayern Munich and their fans feel natural order has been reinstated, but Borussia Dortmund still have one glorious shot at giving them a bloody nose and being crowned champions of Europe. Read Article Champions League: Dortmund and Bayern a familiar tale of underdogs and overlords
May 02, 2013
Fans of both Spanish Primera Liga clubs have had a strange emotion to contend with this week – disappointment. Read Article Barcelona and Real Madrid are united in their European failure
Apr 29, 2013
Quiet man Ahmed Khalil could yet end up being the first Emirati to try his luck in one of Europe's top leagues, writes Ali Khaled.
Read Article UAE and Al Ahli striker Ahmed Khalil plays his cards close to chest
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