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FIFA President Gianni Infantino
February 20, 2018 - 18:42 GMT
FIFA President Gianni Infantino has once again praised Qatar’s preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup, saying it will be a “wonderful” event.
Al-Sadd's players celebrate during the AFC Champions League match al-Sadd vs Persepolis at the Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in Doha on February 20, 2018.
KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
February 20, 2018 - 18:03 GMT
A second successive brace from Baghdad Bounedjah powered Qatar's Al-Sadd to a 3-1 home win over Islamic Republic of Iran's Persepolis in their 2018 AFC Champions League Group C Matchday Two encounter on Tuesday.
Al Rayyan's Mohamed Alaaeldin (L) vies for the ball against Al Ain's Omar Abdulrahman (R) during the AFC Champions League Round 2 Group (D) match Al-Ain (UAE) vs Al- Rayyan (Qatar) at Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium on February 20, 2018 in the UAE.
NEZAR BALOUT / AFP
February 20, 2018 - 17:59 GMT
Al Ain and Al Rayyan split the points with a 1-1 draw at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium on Matchday Two of the 2018 AFC champions league.
Al-Gharafa's first eleven pose for a team photo prior to the start of the AFC Champions League Group A football match between Qatar's Al-Gharafa and Tractor Sazi Tabriz of Iran at the Thani Bin Jassim Stadium in Doha, on February 19, 2018.
KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
February 19, 2018 - 17:42 GMT
Doha: A Mehdi Taremi brace fired Al Gharafa to a 3-0 home victory over Tractorsazi Tabriz in Matchday Two of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group A on Monday.
Al-Duhail's Karim Boudiaf (L) vies for the ball against al-Wahda's Ismaeil Matar during their AFC Champions League round 2 group stage football match at the Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi on February 19, 2018.
NEZAR BALOUT / AFP
February 19, 2018 - 17:26 GMT
Al Duhail came back from a goal down to beat hosts Al Wahda 3-2 in Matchday Two of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group B at Zayed Sports City Stadium on Monday.
Al Jazira team
February 19, 2018 - 08:44 GMT
Group A encounter will see Al Jazira go up against Saudi side Al Ahli at King Abdullah Sports City in Jeddah. And in Group B action, Al Wahda take on Qatar's Al Duhail at Sheikh Zayed Sports City Stadium
Gulf Cup logo
February 18, 2018 - 04:18 GMT
Qatar Football Association and Gulf Football Federation president Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani has affirmed that...
Godwin Mensha (Photo: Tehran Times)
February 16, 2018 - 20:25 GMT
Nigerian media reports suggest that Qatari and Saudi Arabian football clubs have shown interest in signing Persepolis’s striker Godwin Mensha.
Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Sabah al-Khaled al-Sabah (C) stands next to Iraq Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, EU Foreign Policy Chief Frederica Mogherini, U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres as they pose with other officials for a group photo on the second day of an international conference for reconstruction of Iraq , in Kuwait City, on Feb. 14, 2018 (YASSER AL-ZAYYAT / AFP)
February 14, 2018 - 17:00 GMT
Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday collectively pledged $3 billion for the reconstruction of post-ISIS Iraq.
Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, chairperson of QF, participates in one of the National Sport Day activities at Education City on Tuesday. (Photo: Aisha al-Musallam/ HHOPL)
February 14, 2018 - 10:33 GMT
A number of high profile officials led by Qatar Foundation (QF) Chairperson HH Sheikha Moza bint Nasser took part in various activities organised in Education City for...
Esteghlal FC's Iranian forward Ali Ghorbani (L) celebrates with his teammates after scoring a goal against Al-Rayyan SC during their Asian Champions League football match at Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in the Qatari capital Doha on February 13, 2018.
KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
February 13, 2018 - 19:25 GMT
Al Rayyan captain Rodrigo Tabata had a mixed evening as his side played out an entertaining 2-2 draw against Esteghlal at Jassim bin Hamad Stadium in Matchday One of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group D.
Qatar's al-Sadd player Baghdad Bounedjah (C) celebrates after scoring a goal during the AFC Champions League group stage football match between al-Wasl and al-Sadd at the Zabeel Stadium in Dubai on February 13, 2018.
KARIM SAHIB / AFP
February 13, 2018 - 19:22 GMT
Striker Baghdad Bounedjah scored a brace after coming off the bench to help his Al Sadd side come from behind to earn a 2-1 away win in Matchday One of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group C.
Photo: Qatar Tribune
February 13, 2018 - 08:16 GMT
The Qatar Football Association (QFA) and the Hungarian Football Federation (MLSZ) signed cooperation on Monday, in a move to work...
Qatar's Al-Duhail Karim Boudiaf (R) and Nam Tae-hee celebrate scoring against Iranian Zobahan club during their AFC Champions League match between Al-Duhail against Zob Ahan at the Abdullah bin Khalifa Stadium in Doha on February 12, 2018.
KARIM JAAFAR / AFP
February 12, 2018 - 18:38 GMT
Brazilian striker Kiros put the visitors in front 10 minutes into the game. Giorgi Gvelesiani’s header was nodded on by Morteza Tabrizi to beat goalkeeper...
UAE's Al-Jazira's Ali Ahmed Mabkhout (L) celebrates after scoring against Qatar's al-Gharafa's Rubert Fasciana (R) during the AFC Champions League Round 1 Group (A) Match between al-Jazira vs al-Gharafa at the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium in abu Dhabi on February 12, 2018.
NEZAR BALOUT / AFP
February 12, 2018 - 18:30 GMT
UAE's Al Jazira defeated Weshley Sneijder-led Qatar’s Al Gharafa 3-2 in their opening Group ‘A’ fixture of the AFC Champions League at the Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium on Monday.
Mutaz Essa Barshim
February 11, 2018 - 03:16 GMT
High jump world record holder Cuba’s Javier Sotomayor believes Qatar’sMutaz Essa Barshim can break his 25-year old mark of 2.45 metres.