Qatar has been crowned the 2019 AFC Asian Cup victors with Almoez Ali scoring nine goals for Qatar. The 22-year-old striker also broke the record of most goals accumulated at a single edition of the continental championship previously held by IR Iran’s Ali Daei.
Ali’s performance has sparked some attention from big leagues in Europe some of which include Barcelona and Argentina. The team’s captain, Ballon d’Or holder Lionel Messi has expressed his admiration for the young striker and has sent him a special gift all, an autographed Blaugrana home shirt featuring Almoez’ name and his number 19 on the shirt. The shirt was presented to Almoez during a show on BelN Sport by presenter Ayman Jada.
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