Home About Kuna Advertise Contact Us Kuna's Bureaus Services Term Of Use
Register Login
facebook Twitter Youtube rss
EP calls for creation of safe heavens for humanitarian aid in Syria      US releases USD 450 million frozen funds to Iran      Kerry stresses need to implement agreed plan for Ukraine crisis end      Ban strongly condemns attacks on civilians, UN peacekeepers in South Sudan      EU Parliament calls for sanctions against Russian energy firms      Kuwait's 6th waste conf. concludes      Kuwaiti crude price up 75 cents to USD 104.11 pb
  Sport
Qadsiya wins Kuwait Crown Prince football Cup
02/06/2009   |   12:01 AM | World News
تصغير الخطالشكل الأساسيتكبير الخط
KUWAIT, June 1 (KUNA) -- Qadsiya football team were crowned Monday the champion of His Highness the Crown Prince 16th Cup after defeating Kuwait in a penalty shoot-out 5-3 when the original time ended 1-1.
The match which was held at Kuwait Sports Club Stadium ended the first half with Qadsiya leading 1-0.
The first goal was scored at the 27th minute by Qadsiya striker Khalaf Salamah who received the ball from teammate striker Bader Al-Mutawa into the goalkeeper's zone, wasting no time and shot the ball right of Khalid Al-Fadli.
Hopes for Kuwait team were rejuvenated after their professionally Syrian player Jihad Al-Hussain scored the crucial equalizer at the 86th minute.
Al-Hussain received a lobbing ball from another professional player Oman's Ismail Al-Ajmi and his header diverted the ball left of Qadsiya goalkeeper Nawaf Al-Khaldi.
The original time of the match ended, including the two extra times and the game went to penalty shoot-out.
Overall, the match between the two sides was equal in terms of attacks and playing field. Qadsiya dominated the first half and Kuwait took over the second half.
Qadsiya's victories in Crown Prince's Cup exceed its arch-rival Arabi who won it five times coming behind Kuwait with three times.
Qadsiya qualified to the final after beating Al-Sahel and Jahra in the quarter-finals. (pickup previous) bsu.mb KUNA 020001 Jun 09NNNN
 Print
  Email
 Save
Share
Share


Most Read Most Emailed  
1.   Mobile Learning should be utilized to enhance educational experience - Educator
2.   S. Sudan rebels seize oil-rich Bentiu
3.   Economic outlook For Kuwait GDP 2014 -- KFH
4.   US to enhance Philippines military defensive capabilities
5.   Spanish king arrives in Kuwait
6.   Kuwait's EPA, Hyundai Engineering mull environmental co-op
    Photo Gallery

Director of the Meteorological Department Mohammad Karam

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah

The Minister of Oil and State Minister of Parliament Affairs Ali Al-Omair

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon

Minister of Justice and Minister of Endowments and Islamic Affairs Dr. Nayef Al-Ajmi

HH the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah receives Chairman of the International Islamic Charitable Organization (IICO) and UN Secretary-General's Humanitarian Envoy for Kuwait Dr. Abdullah Al-Matouq
Publications

WEATHER
PRAYER
CURRENCIES
KUWAIT AIRPORT
    Calendar
About KUNA KUNA SERVICES USEFUL LINKS KUNA ARCHIVE KUNA PUBLICATIONS
Home
About Kuna
Advertise
Contact Us
Kuna's Bureaus
Services
Term Of Use
Read The Whole Newscast
Pictures (during the week)
FTP Service
KUNA training center
KUNA Reader
SMS Services
الكويت فى ذاكرة الأيام
Job Application
Careers
Arab News Agencies
International News Agencies
Governmental Institutes
Banks in Kuwait
News Paper
Local Companies
other useful links
Prayer Times
News Archive
Other News Services
Today In Kuwait's History
Events
Training Sessions
Videos
All KUNA right are reserved © 2012. This site is designed and published by IDS