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AFC Cup Preview: Al Shorta v Al Qadsia

by Football News

Al Shorta are eyeing a maiden appearance in the AFC Cup last four when they meet Al Qadsia in their quarter-final second leg on Tuesday... Read more

Al-Jawiya hammer Al-Shurta in Baghdad derby

by Hassanin Mubarak

Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya, those perennial underachievers, continued their climb up the table, with another momentous victory, this time over city rivals Al-Shurta, inflicting a 4-0 defeat on the league leaders in the Baghdad El Clásico on Saturday... Read more

Nashat Akram downs Emperors in Arbil

by Hassanin Mubarak

In a tense encounter at the Franso Harriri Stadium, league leaders Al-Shurta snatched a 1-0 victory over reigning Iraqi champions Arbil, thanks to a second half strike from their captain Nashat Akram in a league played on Friday... Read more

AFC Cup wrap: Five-star Ashfaq leads New Radiant

by Football News

New Radiant continued their strong start to the AFC Cup as Ali Ashfaq led them to a 7-0 thrashing of Persibo. The Maldivian side moved top of Group F as Ashfaq scored five goals in the huge win in Surakarta, Indonesia... Read more

AFC Cup: Arbil 0 Al Kuwait 4

by Football News

Al Kuwait were crowned AFC Cup champions for the second time in four years after demolishing Iraqi club Arbil 4-0 in the final on Saturday. Kuwait got off to the perfect start after Walied Ali won a penalty inside the opening two minutes... Read more