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Big Ben and Copacabana in the Arabian desert

November 13, 2009
By Matthias Krug
This has been an eventful week in Asian football, with the Pohang Steelers of Korea capturing their record breaking third continental crown with a 2-1 Asian Champions League final victory over Al Ittihad of Saudi Arabia, thereby qualifying for the FIFA Club World Cup in Abu Dhabi in December. And just next door, in the Qatari capital of Doha, two of world football's greatest teams (one perhaps greater than the other in terms of sheer trophies) are readying to exchange heavyweight punches in an international ...

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