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Gulf Cup of Nations losing relevance in increasingly crowded football calendar
Qualification for the World Cup and Asian Cup are far more lucrative, and most national teams in the Arabian Gulf may admit in private that they could do without the distraction of a weeks-long competition that remains unsanctioned by Fifa, writes Ali Khaled.
October 27, 2015
Junior hails Al Shabab’s heroes as they secure Arabian Gulf Cup semi berth
Edgar Bruno scored twice with Henrique Luvannor‘s strike splitting those scores for the Dubai club, before Idriss Fettouhi pulled one back for Ajman two minutes from time at the Rashid bin Saeed stadium last night.
January 9, 2015
Gulf Cup still has weight in the region
The 2014 Gulf Cup began under a cloud and the future of the competition was being questioned. Wednesday’s wonderful final between hosts Saudi Arabia and Qatar will not whitewash all of these issues, but it provided a timely reminder that the competition that has run since 1970 is all about the football.
November 27, 2014