Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

UAE- Al Ain fans await Manchester City clash  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Khaleej Times - 16/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Khaleej Times) Manchester city stars flew in to abu dhabi for a match at the hazza bin zayed this thursday that is sending waves of excitement around the uae.

manchester city stars steven jovetic matija nastatic and samir nasri during an event at the marina mall in abu dhabi on tuesday. — kt photo by shoaib anwer

al ain fc fans expressed their excitement at welcoming the english premier league champions manchester city to the hazza bin zayed stadium. manchester city stars flew in to abu dhabi on tuesday after winning the english premier league title on sunday for a match at the hazza bin zayed this thursday that is sending waves of excitement around the uae.

the match was already the most hotly-anticipated game in the uae with an expected 25000 sell-out at al ain fc’s spectacular home stadium but the excitement has reached fever pitch now city have confirmed their status as the best team in england. “i am very excited and so are all my friends” said al ain fc fan saeed. “it is all we have been talking about for weeks and now that manchester city have won the title in england it will make the match even more special. it’s great for us as fans of al ain and also for the rest of the city. it’s really great.”

manchesr city playerspose with the crew of etihad airways. — supplied photo

“it is great that manchester city are coming to the hazza bin zayed stadium” added mohammed. “we were all supporting them in their last match of the season hoping they would be champions. they did and that is great for us.”

“i am looking forward to seeing some of the best players in the world like sergio aguero and samir nasri” added salem. “it will also be great to see some of the best players in the region coming to play for al ain.”

some of the gulf region’s top players including yasser al qahtani from saudi arabia’s al hilal club former al ain player boubacar sanogo and ismail mattar from al awahda will join al ain’s top players for the showdown at the hazza bin zayed stadium.

it is the first big test for the four-month-old hazza bin zayed stadium which will make its debut on the world stage with a mouthwatering tie between two great teams.

al ain fans celebrate during a match. — supplied photo

tickets are available online at the stadium website hbzstadium.ae and al ain club alainfc.ae as well as ticket master ticketmaster.ae. gates open at 5pm and fans can enjoy the festival right up until just before the game.


 


Khaleej Times




  MENA News Headlines
 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Coptic families' outflow from Al-Arish heading to Ismailia is still ongoing: residentsDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) For the third consecutive day, the outflow of Coptic families deciding to flee their residences located in the North Sinai city of Al-Arish to the governorate of ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Dina Farms registered sales of EGP 570m in 2016Daily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Qalaa Holdings' Dina Farms aims to achieve 38% growth in sales to reach EGP 790m in 2017, up from EGP 570m in 2016. Managing director of the company, Raouf Tawfik, ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Kernile to inaugurate new peanuts production line this month: executive managementDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Kernile Ltd. plans to boost its production capacity to 30,000 tonnes of peanuts a year after the new expansions carried out recently. Director of the company's ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Gulfood celebrates 30-year anniversary with new categorisationDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Gulfood Exhibition is preparing to mark its biggest change in categorisation in its 30 years since its establishment. The exhibition launched on Sunday and will ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- 20% expected increase in exports of El-Horreya 2000 in 2017Daily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) El-Horreya 2000 for Food Industries aims to increase its exports by 20% in 2017. The company's managing director, Hassan Fendi, said that the company is planning to ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Rolin studies developing a housing project in SharabeyaDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The General Construction Company (Rolin), a subsidiary of the Holding Company for Construction and Development (HCCD), is now studying to develop a land it owns in the ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum hosts "A Story of Her" Exhibition in MarchDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) In the presence of professor Khaled Sorour, head of the Fine Arts sector in Egypt, Mahmoud Mokhtar Museum hosts the "A Story of Her" exhibition of the leading ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Japanese Film Week revives Japan's 'taste of life'Daily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Slovenian philosopher Slavoj Žižek said, "Cinema is the ultimate pervert art. It doesn't give you what you desire—it tells you how to desire.' Believing in that ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Controversial preacher sentenced to 5 years for insulting IslamDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) On Sunday the Shubra El-Kheima Misdemeanours Court sentenced Muslim preacher Mohamed Abdullah, known as 'Sheikh Mizo' to five years in prison on charges of contempt of ...

 Feb 27 2017 - Egypt- Al-Sisi, Al-Tayeb review Al-Azhar's latest effort on renewing religious discourseDaily News Egypt
(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi received the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar, Ahmed Al-Tayeb, in a meeting on Sunday, in which Al-Tayeb reviewed recent efforts for renewing ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help