Iraqi Youth Football Team Defeats its Palestinian Counterpart in the Asian Qualifiers 3-1

BAGHDAD, The Iraqi youth football team achieved a great victory over its Palestinian counterpart (3-1) in the meeting held at Seeb Stadium in the third round of the first round of the qualifying group for the Asian finals under (19 years) and hosted by Oman.

The Iraqi team succeeded in opening the scoring through the player Hussein Jassim in the 26th minute, then his teammate Ali Shawqi added the second goal in the 65th minute, and Hussein Abdullah added the third goal in the 72nd minute, while Palestine’s only goal came through Ribal in the 30th minute.

With this result, Iraq secured one of the two cards to qualify for the Asian finals with 7 points, ahead of the goal difference with Kuwait, and one game remained to the lions of Mesopotamia against group host, Oman on Saturday.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency