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Asian Cup finalists Qatar thrive on adversity

As Qatar’s players emerge into Zayed Sports City Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday evening to face Japan in their first-ever Asian Cup final, they will not just have a chance to make soccer history. They will also have a perfect opportunity to annoy some of their neighbors — not least the host nation. It is probable that neutral spectators […]