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Iran no match for mighty Brazil

ABU DHABI — They are still work in progress and not yet the finished article but a full-strength Brazil, filled with youth and experience, overcame sweltering conditions to blank a boisterously-backed Iran in an international football friendly at the Zayed Sports City on Thursday night.

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UAE enter quarters

DUBAI — Ahmed Khalil showed the form that has seen him become an established member of the UAE senior national team as he scored a hat-trick in a 4-0 victory over Vietnam at Zibo Sports Centre Stadium on Friday.

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UAE face big test against Chile

With some of his first-team players missing, a hurriedly assembled UAE squad by coach Srecko Katanec take on World Cup team Chile in an international football friendly at the Zayed Sports City on Saturday night.

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