Highlights and goals: Syria 1-2 Mauritania in FIFA Arab Cup Qatar 2021
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12:10 PMa year ago


Our coverage of the Syria vs Mauritania Group B matchday 3 of the Arab Cup 2021 comes to an end.

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12:08 PMa year ago

Group B - Final Standings

Pos. Team Pts. P W D L GF GA GD
1 Tunisia 6 3 2 0 1 6 3 3
2 United Arab Emirates 6 3 2 0 1 3 2 1
3 Syria 3 3 1 0 2 4 4 0
4 Mauritania 3 3 1 0 2 3 7 -4
11:55 AMa year ago

90+5' End of the match!

The match ends at the Al Janoub Stadium, MAURITANIA WON! An agonizing victory to end their participation in the Arab Cup with honor and in the process sentencing Syria's elimination.
11:53 AMa year ago

90+4' GOOOOOAL for Mauritania!

HEMEYA TANJI! The striker first headed in a cross from the right that Khaled Othman had saved and on the rebound, which seemed to end in nothing, he took it to shoot and score the Mauritanians' second goal of the game.
11:53 AMa year ago


The cross came in from the right, fell to Alkhouli and he sent the ball over the goal. Dramatic end to the game at the Al Janoub Stadium.
11:52 AMa year ago

90+1' BALL TO THE POST! Mauritania is saved!

Great shot by Al Mawas, but the ball hit the crossbar.
11:51 AMa year ago

90' Additional time

Five more minutes will be played in the match. There is a dangerous free kick in favor of Syria, which is looking for the victory and qualification.
11:47 AMa year ago

86' Substitution in Syria

Ali Bashmani replaces Oliver Kass Kawo.
11:46 AMa year ago

85' Double substitution in Mauritania

Mohamedhen Beibou and Alassane Diop replace Demba Traore and Moushine Bodda.
11:44 AMa year ago

84' Syria came close

Jenyat's shot went just wide of the right post.
11:43 AMa year ago

81' Yellow card

Demba Traore was cautioned in Mauritania.
11:42 AMa year ago

80' Final stretch of the match

We are entering the last 10 minutes of the match. That's how things stand in group B at the moment:


Syria 1-1 Mauritania

Tunisia 1-0 United Arab Emirates


1- Tunisia (6 pts)

2- United Arab Emirates (6 pts)

3- Syria (4 pts)

4. Mauritania (1 pt)

11:35 AMa year ago

76' Double substitution in Syria

Entran Kamel Hmeisheh y Mohmad Alhallak en lugar de Ward Alslamah y Mohammed Osman.
11:30 AMa year ago

71' Mauritania came close

Idrissa Thiam had a good shot, but Syrian goalkeeper Khaled Othman saved well to prevent the Mauritanians' second.
11:29 AMa year ago

70' Syria came close

Rihanieh's shot was caught by Ndiaye.
11:28 AMa year ago

69' Substitution in Mauritania

Adama Ba replaces Mohamad Soueid.
11:23 AMa year ago

64' BALL TO THE POST! Mauritania is saved!

Mohammed Sahyouni's dlejano shot surprised goalkeeper Mbacke Ndiaye, but the ball hit the crossbar.
11:22 AMa year ago

63' Substitution in Syria

Mohamed Rihanieh replaces Mohamed Anez.
11:18 AMa year ago

59' Substitution in Mauritania

Hemeya Tanji replaces Amadou Niass.
11:15 AMa year ago

55' The match gets livelier

The teams are making the game much more dynamic now by building on the momentum of the goals they have scored.
11:12 AMa year ago

52' GOOOOAL for Syria

MAHMOOD ALBAHER! The '11' took advantage of a defensive lapse and then scored past Mbacke Ndiaye to quickly equalize.
11:11 AMa year ago

51' Mauritania came close

Idrissa Thiam tried Idrissa Thiam with a mid-range shot, but the ball went wide.
11:10 AMa year ago

50' GOOOAL for Mauritania

Another Bodda corner kick from the right, the ball took a deflection and Mohamad Soueid headed in front of goal for the first goal of the match.
11:09 AMa year ago

49' Mauritania had it!

Good shot by Moushine Bodda that was closing. Fortunately, goalkeeper Khaled Othman reacted. It was going to be an Olympic goal. Corner kick again.
11:05 AMa year ago

Second half begins

The second half begins. There was a change in Syria with the entry of Mahmoud Almawas in place of Yousef Mohammad.
10:50 AMa year ago

45+3' End of first half

The first half of the match ends. Syria and Mauritania play to a goalless draw so far at Al Janoub Stadium.

10:47 AMa year ago

45+1' Mauritania had it

A good counter-attack ended with a shot by Idrissa Thiam, which was blocked by Mohammed Sahyouni at the end.
10:46 AMa year ago

45' Additional time

Three more minutes will be played in the first half.
10:41 AMa year ago

40' Last five minutes

The end of the first half is approaching. Very few scoring options have been given so far.
10:35 AMa year ago

34' Mauritania came close

Amadou Nass received a pass into space and fired a cross-shot that went just wide of the right post.
10:31 AMa year ago

30' Syria came close!

Mohammed Osman had a good mid-range shot, but Mauritanian goalkeeper Mbacke Ndiaye made a save and sent the ball to the corner kick.
10:26 AMa year ago

25' So goes group B


Syria 0-0 Mauritania

Tunisia 1-0 United Arab Emirates


1- Tunisia (6 pts)

2- United Arab Emirates (6 pts)

3- Syria (4 pts)

4. Mauritania (1 pt)

10:21 AMa year ago

20' Syria came closer

Mahmood Albaher headed in a cross from the right by Amro Jeniat, but the ball fell into the hands of Mbacke Ndiaye.
10:17 AMa year ago

16' Syria came closer

Mohammed Osman stole the ball in the opponent's half and did not hesitate to shoot from half distance, but the ball went wide.
10:16 AMa year ago

15' First quarter of hour

Very little has been played in these first 15 minutes. The match is constantly stopped with fouls in the middle and so far there is not much rhythm. Syria tried to trouble Mauritania, but the goalkeeper Mbacke Ndiaye appeared and put an end to any attempt from the locals today.
10:11 AMa year ago

10' First minutes

Not much happens at the start of the match. The teams are imprecise so far.
10:10 AMa year ago

Simultaneous: Tunisia vs. United Arab Emirates

Here you can simultaneously follow the other Group B match: Tunisia vs United Arab Emirates.

10:04 AMa year ago

3' Yellow card

Mauritania's Amadou Niass was cautioned for a foul on Moaiad Alkhouli.

10:01 AMa year ago

Match starts!

The match between Syria and Mauritania gets underway.
9:58 AMa year ago

Match Officials

Referee: Wilton Sampaio - Brazil

Assistant No.1: Danilo Simon Manis - Brazil

Assistant No.2: Bruno Pires - Brazil

Fourth official: Janny Sikazwe - Zambia

VAR: Rafael Traci - Brazil

VAR Assistant 1: Leodan Gonzalez - Uruguay

VAR Assistant 2: Zakhele Siwela - South Africa

VAR Assistant 3: Guillermo Cuadra - Spain

9:56 AMa year ago

Teams take the field

The Syrian and Mauritanian players take the field at the Al Janoub Stadium.
9:52 AMa year ago

All set at Al Janoub

9:50 AMa year ago

Substitutes - Mauritania

16. Namori Diaw (GK), 22. Babacar Diop (GK), 03. Mohamedhen Beibou, 05. Abdoul Khoudouss, 09. Hemeya Tanj, 10. Adama Ba, 11. Molaye Bessam, 12. Alassane Diop, 13. Oumar Mangane, 15. Bakary Ndiaye, 19. Mohamed Salem Dianos, 20. Oumar Mbareck.

9:45 AMa year ago

Starting XI - Mauritania

| 01. Mbacke Ndiaye |
| 04. H. Abou Demba | 18.Moushine Bodda | 21. Ablaye SY |
02. El Mostapha Diaw |                                       | 17. Demba Traore |
| 14. Dellah Yaly | 23. Mohamad Soueid | 06. Gussouma Fofana |
| 07. Idrissa Thiam | 08. Amadou Niass |

Coach: Didier Gomes Da Rosa

9:40 AMa year ago

Substitutes - Syria

01. Ibrahim Alma (GK), 22. Taha Mousa (GK), 02. Ahmad Alkhassi, 03. Diaa Almohammad, 04. Fares Arnaout, 07. Mohamad Alhallak, 09. Ali Bashmani, 10. Mahmoud Almawas, 14. Mohamad Rihanieh, 16. Kamel Hmeisheh, 17. Mustafa Juned, 21. Mohammad Almarmour

9:35 AMa year ago

Starting XI - Syria

| 23. Khaled Othman |
| 19. Moaiad Alkhouli | 13. Thaer Krouma | 05. Yousef Mohammad |
06. Amro Jeniat |                                     | 15. Mohammed Sahyouni |
| 18. Mohammad Anez | 20. Oliver Kass |
12. Mohammed Osman |                                     | 08. Ward Alslamh |
| 11. Mahmood Albaher |

Coach: Valeriu Tita

9:30 AMa year ago

Mauritania came out to warm up

9:25 AMa year ago

Syria came out to warm up

9:20 AMa year ago

Mauritania's wardrobe ready

9:15 AMa year ago

Group B - Standings

Pos. Team Pts. P W D L GF GA GD
1 United Arab Emirates 6 2 2 0 0 3 1 2
2 Tunisia 3 2 1 0 1 5 3 2
3 Syria 3 2 1 0 1 3 2 1
4 Mauritania 0 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5
9:10 AMa year ago

Welcome back!

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9:05 AMa year ago

Tune in here Syria vs Mauritania Live Score!

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9:00 AMa year ago

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8:55 AMa year ago

What time is Syria vs Mauritania match for Qatar 2021 Arab Cup?

This is the start time of the game Syria vs Mauritania of 6th December 2021 in several countries:

Argentina: 10:00 AM
Bolivia: 9:00 AM
Brazil: 10:00 AM
Chile: 10:00 AM
Colombia: 8:00 AM
Ecuador: 8:00 AM
USA (ET): 8:00 AM on Fox Soccer Plus
Spain: 3:00 PM
Mexico: 7:00 AM
Paraguay: 9:00 AM
Peru: 8:00 AM
Uruguay: 10:00 AM

8:50 AMa year ago

Key player - Mauritania

The Mauritanian team is notable for the presence of Cheikh Moulaye Ahmed, also known as Bessam. The 34-year-old attacker is among the most experienced in the squad, and even the scorer of the team's only goal so far in the tournament.

8:45 AMa year ago

Key player - Syria

In the Syrian team, the presence of Mahmoud Al Mawas stands out. The 28-year-old striker is one of the most important players in the attack of his team. On the road to the World Cup in Qatar, he has scored six goals.

8:40 AMa year ago

History Syria vs Mauritania

These two teams have met twice, both friendly matches. The statistics favor the Syrians, who won both matches.
8:35 AMa year ago

Mauritania will compete for the honor... And for a miracle

The Mauritanians come into this match with virtually no chance of qualifying, but will be looking to finish their participation in the tournament on a high note.
8:30 AMa year ago

Syria wants to qualify

The Syrians come into this match after defeating Tunisia with authority in the second matchday and will be looking for a win to secure their place among the group's qualifiers.
8:25 AMa year ago

The match will be played at Al Janoub Stadium

The Syria vs Mauritania match will be played at the Al Janoub Stadium, located in the city of Al Wakrah, in Qatar. This venue, inaugurated in 2019, has a capacity of 40,000 spectators.
8:20 AMa year ago

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