Qatar Football AssociationNews
13.12.2014 22:58 in :

DOHA: The Italian Super Cup TIM trophy made a spectacular stop at Villaggio Mall this weekend, giving hundreds of fans the opportunity to see it up close over the period of two days. Amongst the numerous spectators, the official Juventus Doha Fan Club was also present and had the chance to take photos and touch this iconic trophy.

Ahmed Al Sayid, a member of the official Juventus Doha Fan Club commented: “We thank the Qatar Football Association (QFA) for organising the trophy tour and making it possible for us as well as hundreds of other fans to take memorable pictures with the trophy. We are excited to see our favourite team in Doha next week and extend our thanks to QFA for organising this match which gives us the opportunity to see the football stars of Juventus.

The trophy made its first stop at Aspire Academy last week during the first press conference of the Italian Super Cup TIM Doha 2014.

The trophy will be making its next stop on Sunday, December 14th, at the Qatar Foundation Official Opening of the Awsaj Recreation.

The excitement of the trophy tour resonated on social media where fans used the dedicated hashtag of the match #SuperCoppaQatar.

The 2014 Italian Super Cup TIM will be the 27th edition of this prestigious football competition, which will be played at the Hamad Bin Jassim Stadium on December 22nd, 2014 in Doha. The match will oppose the 2013–14 Serie A champions, Juventus, and the winners of the 2013–14 Coppa Italia, Napoli.

On one hand, Juventus will be making a record 10th appearance seeking a record seventh super cup TIM win and straight third win. On the other hand, both of Napoli’s prior appearances have been against Juventus, beating them 5–1 in 1990 but losing 2–4 after extra time in 2012.