Al Hilal

Neymar to have surgery after rupturing ACL, meniscus - Brazil FA

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 12:00 GMT

Neymar will undergo surgery after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament and meniscus in his left knee during a World Cup qualifier against Uruguay, Brazil's FA said, an injury that is expected to sideline the forward for several months.

Neymar makes debut as Al-Hilal hand Al-Riyadh 6-1 thrashing

Sat, 16 Sep 2023 - 12:36 GMT

The 31-year-old, who last month joined the former Asian champions for 90 million euros ($95.9 million) from Paris Saint-Germain, was introduced in the 64th minute for fellow Brazilian Michael and set up Malcom to score Al-Hilal's fourth in the 83rd minute.

Morocco keeper Bounou joins Al-Hilal from Sevilla

Fri, 18 Aug 2023 - 11:09 GMT

"The Atlantic lion is our goalie," Al-Hilal posted on messaging platform X, formerly known as Twitter.

Neymar joins Saudi club Al-Hilal from PSG in two-year deal

Wed, 16 Aug 2023 - 12:58 GMT

Saudi Professional League (SPL) club Al-Hilal announced that Neymar had signed a contract until 2025, with the Brazilian saying, "I am here in Saudi Arabia, I am Hilali" in a video on the team's social media accounts.

Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal sign Brazilian Malcom

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 02:49 GMT

The 26-year-old is the Al-Hilal's fourth signing this summer after Senegal defender Kalidou Koulibaly, Serbia midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic and Portuguese midfielder Ruben Neves.

Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal sign Portugal midfielder Neves from Wolves

Sat, 24 Jun 2023 - 07:10 GMT

"What an unbelievable journey. A big thank you to every single person I had the chance to work with, every single moment was unforgettable," a tearful Neves said in an emotional farewell video.

Al Hilal coach Diaz ignoring Messi speculation with focus on Asian final

Fri, 05 May 2023 - 12:31 GMT

Diaz, however, stressed his sights are fixed on the meeting with Urawa at Saitama Stadium in the continental club final rather than the future of Argentina's World Cup-winning captain.

Fatigue not a concern as Al Hilal set sights on Asian title

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 01:32 GMT

Al Hilal, who won their fourth Asian crown in 2021, go into the game at Riyadh's King Fahd International Stadium showing signs that a packed season is taking its toll.

Al Ahly face Sudan's Al Hilal in a must-win game

Sat, 01 Apr 2023 - 03:47 GMT

Al Ahly, the 10-time record champions of Africa, know that nothing but victory could send them to the quarter-finals.

Prolific Al Duhail blocking Al Hilal's route to Asian final

Sat, 25 Feb 2023 - 11:14 GMT

The defending champions squeezed past Iran's Foolad on Thursday to set up the meeting with the Qatari club in Doha, with the winners due to take on Japan's Urawa Red Diamonds over two legs in the final on April 29 and May 6.

Saudi Arabia to host group matches in Asian Champions League

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 12:32 GMT

Matches are scheduled to begin on April 7 with the winners of each group advancing to the last 16 alongside the three clubs with the best runners-up records.

Al Ahly secure a point in Sudan

Fri, 18 Feb 2022 - 04:55 GMT

The game was played under tough weather conditions as the temperature hit 34C, which affected the performance of the players.

Al Hilal host Al Ahly behind closed doors

Thu, 17 Feb 2022 - 12:43 GMT

The Sudanese giants did not accept CAF's decision and requested a meeting with CAF to know the reasons behind the decision.

Asian champions Al Hilal sign former Man Utd forward Ighalo

Sun, 30 Jan 2022 - 11:07 GMT

The 32-year-old is currently the Saudi Professional League's joint top scorer, with 12 goals alongside Al Nassr's Anderson Talisca.

World Cup schedule forces Asian Champions League final switch

Fri, 14 Jan 2022 - 11:57 GMT

Qatar's hosting of the World Cup finals in November and December means the Asia Champions League's usual slot in the schedule is unavailable.

Reaching Asian Champions League final not enough for Al Hilal, says Gomis

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 11:05 GMT

Gomis has scored six times in this year’s competition, still some way short of his tournament-leading 10 goals in the 2019 edition.

Domestic rivals clash in quest for Asian Champions League final spots

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Familiar foes face off in the battle for berths in next month's Asian Champions League final as Saudi Arabian duo Al Hilal and Al Nassr.

Saudi Arabia to host Asian Champions League final

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Saudi Arabia will host the final of this year's Asian Champions League on Nov. 23, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) confirmed on Friday.

AFC 'confident' of finishing Champions League season: top official

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 11:01 GMT

Asia's football body is "confident" of completing its coronavirus-hit Champions League this year.

Zamalek shows interest in signing Omar Khirbin: Saudi newspaper

Sun, 26 Jul 2020 - 09:56 GMT

The Saudi Al-Riyadh newspaper said that Zamalek would move officially within days to negotiate with the Saudi club Al-Hilal to sign the Syrian player Omar Khirbin.