May 20, 2013
Al Ahli football club has said they will buy all the tickets allocated to their fans and give them away. Not to be outdone, the other finalists, Al Shabab, has promised to do the same. Read Article Free tickets to UAE President's Cup Final for loyal fans
May 17, 2013
Baniyas will have home field and a man advantage on Al Khor in the second leg of their Gulf Clubs Championship final after drawing 1-1 to the Qatar club, which saw their Brazilian striker Bruno Mineiro sent off. Read Article Late gains for Baniyas in Gulf Clubs Championship final's first leg
With only an outside chance of passing Al Nasr and Al Shabab in the table, Josef Hickersberger is finding it hard to get his players motivated. Likewise for Cosmin Olaroiu at Al Ain, who have already clinched the Pro League title. Read Article As Pro League season nears conclusion managers search for inspiration
Marius Sumudica says Al Shaab must take care of their own business by winning their remaining two games if they are to remain in the Pro League. Read Article Al Shaab coach says fate is 'in our hands' when it comes to relegation or staying in Pro League
May 16, 2013
In other cases, Baniyas' January import, the Egyptian Mohamed Aboutrika, will see out his contract and return to his parent club Al Ahly. Amith Passela reports. Read Article Pro League: Relegated clubs Emirates and Sharjah make quick comeback in one year
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'
May 14, 2013
Commitment to the club and manager has seen Al Shabab regularly achieve success on meagre means, writes Ahmed Rizvi. Read Article Asian Champions League: 'Family' atmosphere has brought stability to Al Shabab
May 13, 2013
The UAE national team star says that with three years remaining on his Al Ain contract he is in no hurry to find employment in Europe. John McAuley reports. Read Article Omar Abdulrahman in no hurry to leave Al Ain for Europe regardless of club's results
As the country prepares to host the Fifa Under 17 World Cup, the coach of the national team, Amir Rashid, says he has a busy schedule planned for his side to get them ready, writes Osman Samiuddin. Read Article Coach turns preparation up to a boil for UAE Under 17 team
As the field is finally set for October's tournament, the UAE continues to prepare as hosts with the aim being to host 'a prestigious competition'. Osman Samiuddin reports. Read Article UAE continues to roll out preparations for Fifa Under 17 World Cup in October
The three-week tournament will run from October 17 to November 8 and feature 52 matches across six venues in five emirates. Read Article Under 17 World Cup mascot Shaqran makes a flying visit at Burj Al Arab
May 11, 2013
Starting season almost three weeks earlier and reducing number of games in Etisalat Cup were among plans put forward at PLC's Calendar Workshop. Amith Passela reports. Read Article Super Cup set for earlier kick off, says Pro League Committee
May 10, 2013
Al Wasl cruised to a 3-1 win over Dubai. The three points take Wasl's tally to 31 and 14 of those points have come in the nine games Eid Baroot has been in charge. Read Article Pro League: Al Wasl earn some end of campaign bragging rights
Taylor Swift was the big winner of the night, while Justin Bieber responded to boos from the crowd. See our picture gallery here. Taylor Swift sweeps 2013 Billboard Awards
It is the manual for many US psychiatrists and the latest edition is out this week. Yet the DSM-5 is already under attack for listing as mental disorders what others regard as just personality traits.
Mental illness or just personality traits?
We spend the day backstage with Dubai designer Michael Cinco. See a video interview with him here. It's Dubai-based Michael Cinco's moment
Most people don't know anything about the Algerian city selected by the Arab League's cultural arm to be the capital of Arab culture in 2015. Constantine, the most beautiful city you've never heard of
Former England cricket captain Adam Hollioake has morphed into a cage fighter and wants to show off his new boxing skills against Carlos Spencer at Fighting Chance Dubai. Hollioake not short on confidence ahead of Fighting Chance
Two of the four refugees will begin new lives in the USA, with the others moving to Sweden and Finland. Tamil refugees sheltering in UAE granted asylum in the USA and Europe
Action from Malmo and last night's Eurovision Song Contest. In pictures: Eurovision Song Contest 2013
The National's full coverage of the UAE Football League.
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