Iraq defeats Turkmenistan 8-1 to make flying start in AFC U-16 Qualifiers
Iraq made a flying start in the AFC U-16 Qualifiers 2013 after defeating Turkmenistan 8-1 in the inaugural match held at Dasharath Stadium on Wednesday.
Despite holding the Iraqi boys to 1-1 in the first half, Turkmenistan has to bear humiliating defeat as opponent scored continuous seven goals in the second half.
Sajjad made hat-trick for the winning team while Mayaser, Rami, A. Yousif and M. Mohsin added one goal each. However, Metdayev scored a consolation for Turkmenistan.
Nepal will take on Bahrain in the second match of the day of the tournament scheduled for 5 pm at Dasharath Stadium. nepalnews.com