Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Al Jazira cruise past Bani Yas  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 28/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Champions al ahli held by al shabab as arabian gulf league nears completion

al jazira and bani yas players in action during their agl match at mohammed bin zayed stadium. — kt photo by nezar balout

al jazira blanked bani yas in week 24 of the arabian gulf league at the mohammed bin zayed stadium on sunday night.

early goals in the first half gave walter zenga’s men a 2-0 win over bani yas.

al jazira went ahead through an abdelaziz barrada penalty on 10 minutes and abdulla qasem doubled the lead five minutes later.

it was al jazira’s 11th win and they now have 41 points from 24 games. meanwhile it was bani yas’ 10th defeat and they remain on 30 points.

al jazira were without their four first choice defenders with juma abdulla musallem fayez abdulla mousa and hassan ameen missing the game. juma abdulla musallem fayez and hassan ameen were suspended while mousa was out because of an injury.

zenga was also without ahmed rabia al ghilani who had sustained an injury during the afc champions league game against saudi arabia’s al shabab. with so many absentees zenga put his faith in shin hyung-min salim ali ibrahim and jucilei. meanwhile at the al sharjah stadium al ain who relinquished their title to al ahli rallied from a goal down to beat al sharjah 3-1. ghanian asamoah gyan scored a brace. al sharjah had taken an early lead in the second minute of the game but al ain fought hard to get past their hosts.

veteran ibrahim diaky scored the equaliser on 72 minutes and asamoah gyan fired the match-winner a minute later. gyan then completed his double in the first minute of stoppage time.

at the maktoum bin rashid stadium in dubai newly-crowned champions al ahli were held to a 1-1 draw by al shabab. al ahli had gone ahead in the fourth minute through ahmed khalil. but carlos villanueva found the equaliser on 53 minutes through a penalty.

meanwhile in a battle to stave off relegation al wasl were held to a 1-1 draw by emirates at the zabeel stadium in dubai. both sides are still not out of danger just yet.

at the hamdan bin zayed al nahyan stadium in al dhafrah 10-man al wahda beat nine-man al dhafrah 3-1. al dhafrah had gone ahead through makhete diop on 13 minutes through a penalty. but sebastian tagliabue scored the equaliser on 39 minutes through a penalty. hussain fadhel then gave al wahda the lead on 52 minutes after which tagliabue completed his brace with the third on 70 minutes.

at the dubai sports & cultural club stadium al shaab threatened to take dubai fc down with them by holding them to a 1-1 draw. just two more rounds remain in the arabian gulf league.


 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Oct 23 2014 - Qatar accounts for 45 percent of ME M&A in 9MMENAFN
(MENAFN) According to Reuters' quarterly investment banking analysis for the Middle East region report, Qatar has accounted for 45 percent of the Middle Eastern outbound Mergers and Acquisitions ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Kuwait: 13 sentenced over speechArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Oct 22 (Agencies): A Kuwaiti defense lawyer says a court in the Gulf nation has convicted and sentenced 13 people to two years in prison each for reading aloud a ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Kuwait- Trade cheats face lawArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Oct 22 (KUNA): The Ministry of Commerce and Industry is taking it upon itself to strike with a firm hand any businesses that practice commercial fraud against ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Kuwait- Crown Prince chairs National Security Council sees dangerArab Times
(MENAFN - Arab Times) KUWAIT CITY Oct 21 (KUNA): His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al- Jaber Al-Sabah on Tuesday chaired the first meeting of the National Security Council with its ...

 Oct 23 2014 - test with imageABN Newswire
(MENAFN - ABN Newswire)   ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Saudi Almunajem acquires 25 percent stake in France's DouxMENAFN
(MENAFN) Almunajem, the Saudi-Arabian food group, announced it has acquired a stake of 25 percent in the Groupe Doux, the French poultry producer, Saudi Gazette reported.Almunajen is the main ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Oman's PSC net profit down 25.2 percent in 9MMENAFN
(MENAFN) Oman's Port Services Corporation (PSC) announced it has posted a decline in its net profit by 25.2 percent for the January-September period of this year due to the termination of major cargo ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Saudi's Al Tayyar profit up 13.5 percent in Q3MENAFN
(MENAFN) Saudi Arabia's Al Tayyar Travel Group announced it has posted an increase in its net profit, which increased by 13.5 percent during the July-September period due to an increase in the ...

 Oct 23 2014 - Dar Al-Arkan to invest USD267m on projects in 2015MENAFN
(MENAFN) Dar Al-Arkan Real Estate Development Co., Saudi Arabia's largest developer, announced it is planning to spend over USD267 million on projects next year as part of its plan to achieve a 10 ...

 Oct 23 2014 - UAE's Mazaya net profit hits USD in 9MMENAFN
(MENAFN) Al Mazaya Holding Company announced that it recorded a net profit of USD20 million in the January-September period of this year, compared to USD 2.920 million recorded during the ...

more...


 






Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help