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Zahir Belounis

The Tragic Story of Zahir Belounis Trapped in Qatar

Posted on 12 Nov, 2013, by in Soccer

If anyone needed another reason to move the World Cup out of Qatar, the story of French footballer Zahir Belounis, who is trapped in Qatar, unable to get his exit Visa from the authorities due to his lawsuit against former club El Jaish, which has forced him to sell all of his belonging and according to journalist James Masters, contemplate suicide. More

Christian Benitez

Christian Benitez, El Jaish & Ecuador Star, Dies in Qatar

Posted on 29 Jul, 2013, by in Soccer

Terrible news coming out of Qatar as the death of Christian Benitez, the 27-year old Ecuador international who only recently completed a transfer from Club America to El Jaish, apparently in a car accident although there are some conflicting reports. More