We’re taking the Asian Cup back to Doha, says Qatar’s Afif

FILE PHOTO: Qatar's Ali Afif celebrates with team mates at Al Nahyan Stadium, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates - January 22, 2019. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

ABU DHABI (Reuters) – Qatar’s Ali Afif eschewed the usual pre-match conventions ahead of a quarter-final clash against South Korea on Thursday, boldly declaring his side would be taking the Asian Cup back to Doha to celebrate with their fans. A deep political rift between Qatar and the United Arab Emirates, among other countries, has […]

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