The match saw heated competition with the official 90-minute time ending with a 1-1 draw. The tie continued throughout the first half of extra time, until Iraq's Amjad Atwan broke it by scoring a penalty kick in the 115th minute.
Hosts Iraq and Oman ended the 25th Arabian Gulf Cup's opener in an expected draw on Friday at the Basra International Stadium amidst high turnout.
The tournament in the southern city of Basra brings together eight teams. More than 10,000 foreign fans had arrived in the city, located a short distance from Iraq's borders with Kuwait and Iran, an official told AFP.
Fabio Lima netted a late goal to hand Al Wasl a 1-0 win over Al Nasr in the derby at Al Maktoum Stadium in matchweek 16 of the Arabian Gulf League on Sunday night. No real chances were created from both teams during the first half,
Sharjah will look to consolidate their lead on the top of the standings with a victory over Al Ain in their 16th round match of Arabian Gulf League (AGL) on Saturday. A total of four matches will be held on day one of matchweek 16th of the AGL.
Ittihad Kalba beat Al Nasr 2-1 at Al Maktoum Stadium to seal first leg advantage in the Arabian Gulf Cup semi-finals held under the slogan Hope Probe in conjunction with the arrival of the Hope probe to Mars’ orbit. The Tigers missed an early chance to
Shabab Al Ahli scored a goal in each half to register a valuable 2-0 win over Al Wasl at Zabeel Stadium in the first leg of the Arabian Gulf Cup semi-final held under the slogan Hope Probe in conjunction with the arrival of the Hope probe to Mars’ orbit.
Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed hailed the significant win of the UAE Arabian Gulf League 2020-2021 by the Al Jazira's Club, commending the impressive performance of the players and administrative and coaching staff throughout the season.
Football competitions, including the Arabian Gulf League and the First Division, had been suspended indefinitely from March 15 as the UAE government imposed restrictions across the country to curb the spread of the virus outbreak.
The first day of the second round of the Arabian Gulf Cup (AGC) promises three blockbuster matches as the knockout berths are at stake. The second round features a total of six matches to be played over two days. 12 teams will battle it out for a spot