Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 24 May 2019

In pictures: Sheikh Mohamed crowns Etoile du Sahel the Zayed Champions Cup winners

The Tunisian side was handed $7.5 million (Dh27.5 million) prize money

Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, has crowned Tunisia’s Etoile du Sahel the winners of the Arab Club Champions Cup after beating Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium in Al Ain.

He congratulated players and managers on the pitch before crowds on Thursday night.

The competition is known as the Zayed Champions Cup. The prize money for the winners is a huge $7.5 million (Dh27.5 million).

Turki Al Sheikh, head of the Saudi General Authority for Entertainment, presented the cup to the Tunisian club and congratulated them.

Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, also congratulated the players of the club, praising their performance.

Updated: April 19, 2019 12:58 PM

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