Being an Al Ahli fan, I rarely heap praise on any aspect of any club across the great divide that is the Dubai Creek, but I feel compelled to talk about the underachieving Al Wasl team at the turn of the 21st century, and one outstanding player in particular. How the Cheetahs never managed to […]
If the delayed start to the Israel’s Ligat Ha’Al season due to the recent 50 day war wasn’t enough, Arab-Israeli team of Bnei Sakhnin had caused all sorts of commotion around the country, leaving many to doubt their allegiance towards the white and blue. On Saturday night, before playing against Hapoel Tel Aviv, Bnei Sakhnin […]
Pictures from the AFC Cup Final between Kuwait’s Al Qadsia and Iraq’s Erbil in Dubai (18/10/2014).
Ever heard of the phrase – “a scorcher” being used in football commentary? Well, I had written this a while ago but was re-introduced recently to this when a friend sent me an image of him playing a game in Indonesia. Basically, a group of students at a Madrasa (Islamic School) in East Java, Indonesia […]