Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 23 January 2020

Bahrain return to heroes' reception and parade Arabian Gulf Cup trophy - in pictures

Helio Sousa's squad were taken on an open-top bus to the Bahrain International Circuit - home of the country's annual Formula 1 race

The Bahrain football team returned home to a heroes' reception following their victory at the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup.

Helio Sousa's squad were taken on an open-top bus to the Bahrain International Circuit - home of the country's annual Formula 1 race - on Monday to parade the trophy.

Mohamed Al Rohaimi's goal on 69 minutes gave Bahrain a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia at the Khalifa International Stadium on Sunday.

The victory over Saudi gave Bahrain a first-ever Gulf Cup, having lost four previous finals.

Above is a selection of Bahrain players and staff celebrating at Sakhir with the Gulf Cup trophy. To move on to the next photo, click on the arrows, or if using a mobile device simply swipe.

Updated: December 10, 2019 11:54 AM

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