I have never watched a football match

Reference: https://twitter.com/alqaryooti/status/485421423582650369

Shaykh Dr. ‘Aasim al-Qaryooti said:

I have never watched a football match. However, I once sat in a gathering and was amazed at the extent of dedication and preoccupation and knowledge of the names of the players.

And if they were asked about just one of the ten who were guaranteed paradise, they would not be able to answer.

He is a graduate of the Islaamic University of Madeenah, having graduated from the Institute of Arabic Language, and later the Faculty of Sharee'ah in 2004. He currently resides in Birmingham, UK.