Not Saudi Arabia, not UAE, not Qatar - It was Oman.
Year and year again, we see the Gulf region draw blanks in terms of its ability to offload that one player.That one rep that would symbolize the region in the highly esteemed leagues in Europe. On the other hand, their compatriots in the East of the Arabian Gulf have been shipping out stars, on somewhat a weekly basis; athletes that would eventually represent the entire continent of Asia as a whole.
Currently, as far as my knowledge goes, only one man is burdened with carrying the hopes of approximately 209 Million people in his hands. A good pair of hands that too.