Algeria beat Lebanon in the Arab Youth Cup in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: The Algerian national football team defeated their Lebanese counterpart 2/1 today, Thursday, in the first round of Group C in the Arab Cup for the U-20 football championship, which is currently held in Saudi Arabia. The Algerian side advanced in the 24th minute with Masel Ajwadi, before his colleague Yassine Ben Hamed scored the second goal in the 39th minute. In the 83rd minute Omar Bahlawan scored the only goal for the Lebanese national team. The group includes, in addition to Algeria and Lebanon, the Libyan national team. (Dpa)