Iraq

1 February 2017
US President Donald Trump has wasted little time implementing some of his more controversial election promises, including a travel ban aimed at certain Muslim countries. How could it impact Asian football? Scott McIntyre explores the issues...
14 December 2016
After a heroic 2-2 draw with Iraq in Tehran, Thailand made it to the final round of qualification for the 2018 World Cup . So where does that result rank in the modern history of World Cup qualification by Southeast Asian football teams against sides from outside the region? 
10 October 2016
"Every day, every night, every minute, people are dying."
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1 September 2016
Tomi Juric produced an impressive performance as Australia took another step towards the 2018 World Cup by beating Iraq 2-0.
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17 August 2016
Australia will host Iraq in World Cup qualifying on September 1 before travelling to United Arab Emirates five days later.
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8 August 2016
The Rio 2016 Olympic men's football tournament found its first two quarter-finalists, but the hosts were kept scoreless again.
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5 August 2016
Portugal got the better of Argentina, while South Korea thrashed Fiji as the men's Olympic football tournament began on Thursday.
6 May 2016
We've picked our 50 best Asian players for the past year, but out of that esteemed group, who would form our starting 11? It wasn't easy, but the writers at FourFourTwo finally settled on our Asian team of the year.
25 April 2016
War and upheaval have long been issues that have had an impact on football across Asia. Out of the devastation and destruction often come tales of elevated performance, inspired by a deep desire to lift others out of the gloom, as Michael Church explores...
25 April 2016
A bonafide star at the age of just 21, Dhurgham Ismail has already achieved plenty for both club and country. A rare Iraqi playing in Europe, is a move to one of the continent's bigger leagues now on the cards? Scott McIntyre investigates...

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