After a gripping finale that saw an tight battle for the title, Al Rijab team crowned Neymar Jr’s Five UAE Champions 2018 at Al Sharjah Waterfront.
The champions are now set to undertake a memorable journey to Brazil and rub shoulders with teams from 60 nations around the world who will be competing for the Neymar Jr’s Five Global Champions 2018 title.
Al Rijab team had to overcome stiff opposition from “Cornflakes team” as they registered their win with a sudden death goal. The win booked the club’s berth in the Neymar Jr’s Five World Finals 2018.
Team Al Rijab was one of more than 860 teams that competed in the Third edition of Neymar Jr’s Five football tournament in the UAE, and will now represent the UAE at the World Finals set to be held in July at the Instituto Projeto Neymar Jr in the state of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
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