Urgent … Iraqi youth football team qualifies to World Cup Finals
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) The Iraqi youth football team managed to qualify for Youth World Cup, which will be held in Turkey, after beating its Japanese counterpart (2-1) in the quarter-final of the Asian Youth championship cup U-19 held in the UAE.
The Iraqi player, Mohamed Jabar Shukan, scored the first goal at the 33 minute of the first half of the match then the Japanese team scored a goal at the beginning of the second half, but the Iraqi player, Ali Adnan, scored the winning goal for Iraq at the second half.
The Iraqi team, the only representative of the Arab world at this stage of the championship, will meet the Australian football team in the match of the semi-final. \