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March 6, 2014
Junior dos Santos, the 10th new man on the job in the Arabian Gulf League this season, is optimistic as he takes over floundering Dubai club.
March 3, 2014
Loss at Dubai and Al Jazira's defeat of Al Wahda send Baniyas out of top two
February 19, 2014
The Al Awir club are a compelling example of the potent ills that affect the UAE’s top division, blighted by instability and burdened by a whimsical board, writes John McAuley.
February 4, 2014
Ahmed Rizvi provides the full list of Arabian Gulf League moves at the close of the winter transfer season.
January 26, 2014
The relegation-threatened Dubai team back their Swiss manager while Ajman lay the blame of poor show on their expatriate players.
January 23, 2014
Baniyas produced a period of brilliance to score four times in 15 minutes to emerge resounding winners over short-handed Dubai, consolidating their mid-table position in the Arabian Gulf League.
January 8, 2014
Goals from Ahmed Khalil, Ciel and a double from Luis Jimenez, but Catalin Raducan upset with players for allowing struggling Dubai back into the game.
January 7, 2014
The league leaders may be taking on the side one point off the bottom, but they are aware Dubai still pose a threat, writes John McAuley.
January 5, 2014
The coming and goings of league coaches highlighted the first half, writes John McAuley, but a Brazilian addition has added some spice.
January 3, 2014
DUBAI // Even the light shower that unexpectedly greeted the players at Al Maktoum Stadium could not rain on Al Nasr’s parade.A little drizzle hinted that it may be around that time of year when minds are cast forward and fresh...
December 26, 2013
In other Arabian Gulf League matches, Al Ahli beat Ajman in controversial game and Dubai draw with Al Wahda.
November 7, 2013
Rueda the latest coach to be shown the door
November 4, 2013
Swiss becomes the fourth managerial casualty this Arabian Gulf League season.
September 22, 2013
Club are in talks with several candidates, Al Jazira board to keep faith with coach Luis Milla, Dubai secure Syrian international Jehad Al Hussain's release and Al Wahda want Al Ahli to forfeit three points won against them after fielding ineligible...