Doha: Rodrigo Tabata is looking forward to a successful return with Al Sadd after rejoining the reigning Qatar Stars League champions.
“I’m extremely happy to return to the team and I promise everyone that I will give all that I can,” said Brazilian Tabata to the Al Sadd website. “I hope that I can fulfill the expectations of the club administration and the fans who want a lot from me.”
The 39-year-old attacking midfielder said his knowledge of the club and the players will help him adapt quickly.
Thrilling Flashback: Relive the historic AFC Asian Cup 2007 final
Kuala Lumpur: With global sport impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has delved into its archives to provide football fans with an exclusive chance to re-live one of the most defining moments in Asian football history – the AFC Asian Cup 2007 final between Iraq and Saudi Arabia, which took place exactly 13 years ago on July 29, 2007.
The AFC Asian Cup is the biggest stage in Asian football and few editions of Asia’s crown jewel have left such an indelible mark than in 2007 when Iraq achieved one of the most stunning triumphs in modern football.
Kuala Lumpur: As the-AFC.com continues to look back at the stars from recent AFC Champions League campaigns, there is another glittering cast on offer this week as we shine the spotlight on the best midfielders from the 2018 tournament.
After selecting the 2018 competition's best goalkeeper and the four men to take their place in the backline, this week we move on to the more attacking positions by turning our attention towards the midfield positions and highlighting 10 standout performers.
A tournament that saw Barcelona legend Xavi finally make his AFC Champions League debut had no shortage of creative flair, so review the nominees and don't forget to vote for your favourite at the bottom of the article!
Kuala Lumpur: It's that time of the week when the-AFC.com looks back at some of the finest goals the AFC Cup has witnessed over the years, with the latest '5 of the Best' taking in chips, lobs and scoops.