Goals and Highlights: Syria 1-1 Iraq in Qualifying Qatar 2022
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11:51 AM2 months ago

FULL TIME

Japanese referee signals the end of the match and Iraq is out of the World Cup!
11:51 AM2 months ago

UNBELIEVABLE

95' Azeez moves forward on the left, goes to the back line and rolls back, Abdulkareem shoots and the goalkeeper saves, Abbas picks up the rebound free inside the area, but shoots badly, with his right foot
11:51 AM2 months ago

ALMOST

91' Goalkeeper puts five men on the wall, Hussein Jwayed hits it over them, looking for the right angle, but the ball goes out the back line
11:50 AM2 months ago

ADDED TIME

90' Seven minutes to end the second half
11:40 AM2 months ago

SUBS IRAQ

90' Hasan Abdulkareem and Mohanad Abulraheem in, Aymen Hussein and Saad Luaibi out
11:38 AM2 months ago

BY AN INCH

87' In one of the rare moves of Syria, Kerdagli charges from the right, Al-Hallaq dominates on the edge of the area and shoots placed, a curve that goes to the left corner of the goalkeeper, who finds nothing, but the ball goes out
11:35 AM2 months ago

IRAQ AGAIN

84' Another cross arrives at Ahmed Ibrahim on the right side of the box, but he can't get it on goal
11:33 AM2 months ago

LIKE A WALL

82' After a cross from the left, Abbas heads the ball into the left corner, Madanieh slaps the ball away and it goes to Abdulameer, who takes too much under the ball and it goes too high
11:32 AM2 months ago

OUT

76' Azeez plays in the small area, Abbas heads the ball incorrectly and the ball goes to the right of the goal
11:31 AM2 months ago

IRAQ AGAIN!

75' Following a lift from the left side of the box, Ayman Hussein controls the left side and shoots almost without angle, Madanieh raises her arms and sends the ball to the corner
11:15 AM2 months ago

DOUBLE SUBSTITUTION FOR IRAQ

65' Alaa Abbas Abdulnabi and Justin Azeezin, Ali Hussein and Inrahim Bash out
11:13 AM2 months ago

ALMOST

63' Abdulameer takes a long shot with his right foot, Madanieh looks for the corner and gives away the corner
11:09 AM2 months ago

SAVED

60' After a move down the left, the defense blocks a shot and Iraq earns a corner kick on the right. Attwan lifts the ball, Luiaibi heads the ball low into the right corner and the goalkeeper catches it.
11:06 AM2 months ago

SUBSTITUTION FOR SYRIA

56' Hussein Al Jwayed replaces Almarmour
11:06 AM2 months ago

SUBSTITUTION FOR IRAQ

53' Bashar Resan in, Manaf Younis out
11:06 AM2 months ago

OUCH

51' Almarmour falls alone, lowers the sock on his left foot and receives assistance
10:55 AM2 months ago

GAME RESTARTS

00' We're going into the second half! Iraq moves the ball around for the first time.
10:54 AM2 months ago

SUBSTITUTION FOR SYRIA

Mohamad Al Hallak in place of Mardek Mardkian
10:52 AM2 months ago

FIRST HALF STATS

Possession - Syria: 42%, Iraq: 58%
Shots: 3-10
Shots on target: 1-1
Passes: 142-183
Passing accuracy - Syria: 65%, Iraq: 76%
Corners: 1-2
Offsides: 1-0
Fouls: 5-5
Yellow cards: 1-0
Red cards: 0-0
10:40 AM2 months ago

FULL TIME

49' The first half begins
10:39 AM2 months ago

IRAQ AGAIN

48' Another onslaught from the Iraqis, this time from the right side. Cross comes in low and kicks away to clear the danger.
10:37 AM2 months ago

FAIL

47' Attwan takes another free-kick from the left and lifts it towards goal, but the defense cuts it off before it enters the small area
10:34 AM2 months ago

ADDED TIME

45' Four minutes to end the first half
10:34 AM2 months ago

CHANCE FOR IRAQ

44' Luiaibi receives a free-kick on the left wing and is fouled near the edge of the box. The ball is picked up in the middle of the box, Bash stretches out, but cannot reach it and it goes out to the left of the goal
10:28 AM2 months ago

GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! IRAQ!

31' AYMEN HUSSEIN! After a cross from Ismail from the left, the #18 rises with his head and sends the ball into the left corner
10:26 AM2 months ago

Total shots

28' Syria: 2, Iraq: 6
10:25 AM2 months ago

Goes ahead

22' Iraq bets more on long balls and crosses, but fails to finish.  
10:22 AM2 months ago

Overview

15' Syria started better, but Iraq balanced the actions and has already shot more than the rival, but none of them on goal
10:19 AM2 months ago

Posssession

10' Syria: 44%, Iraq: 56%
10:14 AM2 months ago

GOAL! GOAL! GOAL! SYRIA!

3' ALAA AL DALI! Attwan misplaces the ball on the edge of the box, Hamisha picks up the rebound and heads the ball forward, Mardkian corners the ball into the right side of the box. Al Dali takes it on the chest and shoots hard and high on the right side.
10:09 AM2 months ago

KICK-OFF

01' The first half begins
10:04 AM2 months ago

IRAQ STARTING XI

Hassan, Ibrahim, Faez, Younis, Kareem, Attwan, Ismael, Luaibi, Bash, Hussein, Ali.
Head coach: Alghazali Abdulghani.

Substitutes: Hameed, Mustafa Mohammed, Qasem, Abbas, Azeez, Abdulkareem, Resen, Abdulraheem, Abbood Suwaed, Iqbal, Raed, Jeahze.

Foto: Divulgação/Confederação Iraquiana de Futebol
Photo by  Iraqi Football Association
9:59 AM2 months ago

SYRIA STARTING XI

Madania, Ahmad, Jeniat, Kerdagli, Krouma, Almawas, Almarmour, Kamisha, Anz, Mardkian, Al Dali.
Head coach: Ghassan Maatouq.

Substitutes: Rahal, Al Ajaan, Al Shami, Al Midani, Rayhaneyah, Kass Kawo, Babouli, Jwayed, Al Hallak, Al Samya, Alkhouli, Othman.

9:54 AM2 months ago

LIVE NOW

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9:49 AM2 months ago

How to watch Syria vs Iraq Live Stream on TV and online?

Match: Syria vs Iraq
Competition: 2022 FIFA World Cup Qualifiers
Matchday: #10
Date: March 29th
Kickoff: 9:45 am ET
Venue: Rashid Stadium
Where to watch: Star+
Live text: VAVEL
9:44 AM2 months ago

Where and how to watch Syria vs Iraqlive online

If you want to follow this match between this Syria vs Iraq, just tune in Star+. You can also check all the plays in real time here on VAVEL live text, with a pre-match preview 1 hour before the game starts.
9:39 AM2 months ago

Match officials

Referee: Ryuji Sato (Japan)
Assistant Referee 1: Hiroshi Yamauchi (Japan)
Assistant Referee 2: Jun Mihara (Japan)
Fourth official: Yusuke Araki (Japan) 
9:34 AM2 months ago

Probable lineup for Iraq

Jalal Hassan, Ahmad Ibrahim, Ali Faez, Manaf Younis, Dhurgham Ismail, Saad Abdul-Amir, Ibrahim Bayesh, Amjed Attwan, Hussein Ali, Sherko Kareem, Aymen Hussein.
Coach: Abdul Ghani.
9:29 AM2 months ago

Probable lineup for Syria

Ahmad Madania, Saad Al Ahmad, Amro Jenyat, Khaled Kerdag, Mohammad Al Marmour, Thaer Krouma, Kamel Hameesheh, Mohammad Anz, Mohamad Al Hallak, Mardik Mardikian, Alaa Al Dali.
Coach: Abdul Ghani.
9:24 AM2 months ago

Last match

In the first round, in November 2021, it was a draw at Al-Gharafa's Thani bin Jassim Stadium. Al Somah opened the scoring in the 34th minute and when the Syrians were already celebrating the three points, Al-Ammari equalized from the penalty spot. The coach at the time was Dutchman Dick Advocaat, who was in charge for only three months.
9:19 AM2 months ago

Teams information

Syria has an uneven qualifying campaign - eight wins, two draws and seven defeats, scoring 30 goals and conceding 22. Iraq has played 17 games so far, winning six, drawing seven and losing four. They have scored 19 goals and conceded 15. The team is undefeated for two matches, and before that suffered two consecutive defeats, to South Korea and Iran.
9:14 AM2 months ago

Standings

Australia's opponents in the fight for the last World Cup spot will be either the United Arab Emirates, with nine points, Iraq, with eight, or Lebanon, with six.  
9:09 AM2 months ago

Road to Qatar

Five or six teams from the Asian continent are going to Qatar. In addition to the host country, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Iran and Japan are confirmed and Australia has secured itself a play-off against the third-placed team in Group A, which currently has the United Arab Emirates, but Iraq is in contention, as is Lebanon.
9:04 AM2 months ago

Matchday

7:30 a.m. - Iran vs. Lebanon
9:45 a.m. - UAE vs. Korea Republic
12:00 p.m. - Syria vs. Iraq
12:00 p.m. - Oman vs. China
2:00 p.m. - Saudi Arabia vs. Australia
8:59 AM2 months ago

Welcome to VAVEL.COM's LIVE coverage of Syria vs Iraq in Qatar 2022 Qualifiers

Hi everyone! My name is Bia Palumbo and I will be your host for this match. We will offer you the pre-match analysis and news here live from VAVEL. We have reached the last round of matches and three countries are fighting for a place in the World Cup playoffs, with the Iraqis still in contention and the Syrians already eliminated.
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