Al Hilal

AFC Champions League: Lekhwiya beat Sadd, agony for Hilal

AFC Champions League: Lekhwiya beat Sadd, agony for Hilal

Lekhwiya took a step towards qualifying for the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League with a 2-1 win over fellow Qatari side Al Sadd on Tuesday.

May 20, 2015, 09:55 AM IST
Al Nassr win Saudi title as Al Hilal lose discipline

Al Nassr win Saudi title as Al Hilal lose discipline

Al Nassr retained the Saudi Professional League title on Sunday after dispatching an ill-disciplined Al Hilal 1-0 in Riyadh with the hosts reduced to eight men by the final whistle.

May 11, 2015, 16:23 PM IST
Chinese football club overtakes Milan, Inter in club rankings

Chinese football club overtakes Milan, Inter in club rankings

Chinese club Guangzhou Evergrande is ranked above two Italian Serie A powerhouses, Inter Milan and AC Milan, in the world football club rankings, according to the latest release from footballdatabase.com, a specialised statistics website.

Mar 25, 2015, 12:09 PM IST
Controversial Shamrani ruled out of Asian Cup

Controversial Shamrani ruled out of Asian Cup

Controversial striker Nassir Al Shamrani was ruled out of the Asian Cup with an abdominal injury Friday on the eve of Saudi Arabia`s opening game against China.

Jan 10, 2015, 09:25 AM IST
Match-fixing scrutiny for Asian Cup

Match-fixing scrutiny for Asian Cup

Fears of match-fixing will lurk in the background at the Asian Cup as the stain of corruption proves hard to shift despite efforts to clean up football.

Jan 07, 2015, 10:22 AM IST
Striker Al Shamrani gets eight-game ban for spitting

Striker Al Shamrani gets eight-game ban for spitting

Freshly crowned Asian footballer of the year Nassir Al Shamrani has been handed an eight-match ban for spitting at an opponent during the second leg of last month`s Champions League final.

Dec 06, 2014, 12:07 PM IST
Saudi spitter slapped with eight-match cup ban: Report

Saudi spitter slapped with eight-match cup ban: Report

AFC player of the year nominee Nasser Al Shamrani has been banned for eight matches for spitting and head butting an opponent after the final of the AFC Champions League earlier this month, Arabic media reported on Sunday.

Nov 30, 2014, 17:40 PM IST
AFC award nominee set for long ban: sources

AFC award nominee set for long ban: sources

Asian footballer of the year nominee Nassir Al Shamrani is set to be banned for eight matches spitting and head-butting, sources said Sunday, hours before the award is handed out in Manila.

Nov 30, 2014, 14:56 PM IST

Nassir Al Shamrani gets AFC award nod despite spit spat

Al Hilal`s Nassir Al Shamrani has been shortlisted for Asian player of the year despite causing controversy when he angrily spat at an opponent and sparked a melee at the AFC Champions League final.

Nov 12, 2014, 13:11 PM IST
Sydney Wanderers dismiss Al Hilal probe demand

Sydney Wanderers dismiss Al Hilal probe demand

Western Sydney Wanderers coach Tony Popovic on Wednesday dismissed calls by Al Hilal for an investigation into their controversial AFC Champions League final, saying he had no interest in what the Saudi side thought.

Nov 05, 2014, 11:47 AM IST
Wanderers Asian Champions win hailed in Australia

Wanderers Asian Champions win hailed in Australia

Australia hailed Western Sydney Wanderers` remarkable rise from new club to AFC Champions League winners in only two years after they became the first side from the country to win the Asian title Sunday.

Nov 02, 2014, 17:48 PM IST
Al Hilal captain to run until he "dies" for ACL glory

Al Hilal captain to run until he "dies" for ACL glory

Returning Al Hilal striker Yasser Al Qahtani has pledged to run himself into the ground to put his team over the line in the second leg of the Asian Champions League final against the Western Sydne

Oct 30, 2014, 13:11 PM IST
Wanderers` striker in doubt for Saudi showdown

Wanderers` striker in doubt for Saudi showdown

The fitness of Western Sydney Wanderers` striker Brendon Santalab remains in doubt, coach Tony Popovic said late Tuesday, before the club`s AFC Champions League final against Saudi Arabia`s Al Hilal.

Oct 28, 2014, 18:07 PM IST
Wanderers` fairy tale run to AFC Champions League final

Wanderers` fairy tale run to AFC Champions League final

This year`s AFC Champions League final has set up a contest between the competition`s newest team and the continent`s most decorated side for the title of Asia`s best football club.

Oct 24, 2014, 10:55 AM IST
`Intense` Wanderers home gets nod for ACL final

`Intense` Wanderers home gets nod for ACL final

The Asian Football Confederation has agreed to let Western Sydney Wanderers play the first leg of their Asian Champions League final at their intimidating home ground, the club said Tuesday.

Oct 07, 2014, 13:32 PM IST

Saudi club shock EPL champions Manchester City

Manchester City fell to a shock 1-0 defeat in their opening pre-season game against Saudi Arabian side Al Hilal in Innsbruck on Friday.

Jul 14, 2012, 13:10 PM IST

Churchill hold advantage over Al Hilal

Musli Power Churchill Brothers hold home advantage, have a great opportunity to qualify into the round of 16 of the AFC Cup if they beat Al Hilal of Yemen
tomorrow in their return match of group `B`.

Apr 05, 2010, 17:56 PM IST

Churchill hold advantage over Al Hilal

Musli Power Churchill Brothers hold home advantage, have a great opportunity to qualify into the round of 16 of the AFC Cup if they beat Al Hilal of Yemen
tomorrow in their return match of group `B`.

Apr 05, 2010, 17:56 PM IST