The long-awaited final of the 24th Arabian Gulf Cup in Qatar saw Bahrain win 1-0 against Saudi Arabia on 8 December 2019. Congratulations to the winners!

Thousands of fans from both countries supported their teams inside the Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium, creating an electric atmosphere.

The cup opened with an unforgettable show worthy of the tournament's glorious history and its past champions.

The evening told the story of the cup – hosted by Qatar for the fourth time – and its importance to past and future generations in our region.

Fans enjoyed a wonderful display of our rich traditions, reminding us of our close bonds and our shared heritage.

 Laser light display at the Arabian Gulf Cup pre-match show.
 Performers at the Arabian Gulf Cup pre-match show.

Each match of the tournament was a thrilling display of the region's passion for football. Khalifa International Stadium, Al Janoub Stadium and Abdullah Bin Khalifa Stadium played host to some memorable, high-scoring encounters.

At our family-friendly Fan Entertainment Areas, fans from around the world enjoyed cultural and football-themed activities, tasty food and fantastic shows before heading into the stadiums.