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Wednesday cover: ‘Lost my head’: Asamoah Gyan and Al Ain out of Asian Champions League

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  October 1, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Wednesday, October 1 issue, featuring Asamoah Gyan and Al Ain making their exit from the Asian Champions League.


Former Arsenal man Andre Santos latest to join Indian Super League

Reuters   |  September 30, 2014

Santos, also a former Brazil left back, will join another former Arsenal player, Robert Pires, at FC Goa when the ISL launches in two weeks.


Tuesday cover: Al Ain’s impossible dream

Kumar Shyam   |  September 30, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Tuesday, September 30 issue, featuring Al Ain as they try to overturn a 3-0 first-leg deficit in the Asian Champions League.


Audio: UAE beach soccer coach ahead of Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup

The National Staff   |  September 29, 2014

Gustavo 'Guga' Zloccowick shares his thoughts following Monday's draw for the 2014 Beach Soccer Intercontinental Cup in Dubai. The UAE were drawn with Iran, Morocco and Portugal.


Monday cover: Europe win the Ryder Cup

Kumar Shyam   |  September 29, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Monday, September 29 issue, featuring Jamie Donaldson and yet another victorious round at the Ryde Cup for the Europeans.


Sunday cover: Alia Saeed snags gold medal for UAE at Asian Games

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  September 28, 2014

The National's Sport cover for the Sunday, September 28 issue, featuring UAE runner Alia Saeed, who took gold in the 10,000 metres at the Asian Games on Saturday.


Saturday cover: UAE footballers celebrate quarter-final advancement at Asian Games

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  September 27, 2014

The National’s Sport cover for the Saturday, September 27 issue, features jubilant UAE Under-23 footballers, who registered a 3-1 win on Friday over Vietnam in Incheon, South Korea.


Lowdown on Derek Jeter’s farewell in the Big Apple

Agencies   |  September 27, 2014

Future Hall of Famer Derek Jeter of the New York Yankees authored an incredible end to his 20-year run at Yankee Stadium on Thursday night, winning the game with a fitting, walk-off hit.


Arjen Robben wants to build museum dedicated to himself

Aaron Gray   |  September 27, 2014

The Dutch international said Friday he wants to open a private museum in his own home to showcase his trophies and momentos once he hangs up his boots. Wait. Are we talking about his actual boots?


Friday cover: UAE’s Sheikh Juma wins bronze medal at Asian Games

Chitrabhanu Kadalayil   |  September 26, 2014

In the bronze-medal match, Sheikh Juma shot 29 to beat Qatar’s Rashid Al Athba, adding to the silver medal he won in Guangzhou four years ago.