|Iraqi youth football team to play friendly matches with UAE counterpart|
|Baghdad (NINA) –The Iraqi Youth Football Team will leave to the UAE to play two friendly matches with the UAE counterpart in preparation for the final Asian Cup to be held in China on next October.
Coach of the Iraqi junior team Hasan Ahmed stated to the National Iraqi News Agency “The Iraqi team will meet his Emirate counterpart on next Friday to play another match on next Sunday.”
“The team will return to Baghdad on September 8th and then will depart to Iran to play two friendly matches with Iranian counterpart before going into a foreign training camp in Malaysia or Thailand which would be the last step before joining the Asian finals,” the coach concluded. /End/