Gulf 25.. Iraq arrives in semi-final, accompanied by Oman

Basra – Iraq: the Iraqi national team reached the semifinals of the Gulf Football Cup “Basra 25” on Thursday, after the great victory over the Yemeni counterpart, with five unanswered goals, in the third and final round of the prime group competitions. And the quintet of the “Lions of Mesopotamia” bore the signatures of Mustafa Nazim, Amjad Kazem, Ayman Hussein (brace) and Hussein Ali Al-Saeedi, in the 40th, 64th, 74th, 75th and 89th minutes. accompanied in the next round by the national team of Oman, who defeated neighboring Saudi Arabia with two goals to one, in a match played in simultaneously in the same group. Oman’s goals came through Al-Mundhir Rabi’ Al-Alawi and Hareb Al-Saadi in the 34th and 84th minutes, while the only goal for Saudi Arabia was scored by midfielder Turki Al -Amma in the 41st minute. Iraq leads the group standings with 7 points, followed by Al-Omani with the same balance, but separated by goal difference, Saudi “Al-Akhdar” comes third with 3 points, and finally Yemen without points. (Anatolia)