THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

AlAin6 November ~ The Sheikh of Al Ain was a fun-loving man with a profligate streak. At the start of the 1968 financial year, when other sheiks were outlining a public spending programme for new houses, roads and hospitals, the Sheikh of Al Ain spent most of his annual budget on a massive helter-skelter with mats and everything. At first his people were overjoyed and queued excitedly, night and day, to take a turn on it. Read more

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