How Iraq Defeated Saudi Arabia’s Soccer Team?

As a country, Iraq has been through a great deal over the past 20 years. However, their people have remained positive throughout all of these events, and their faith was rewarded by the nation’s under 20 soccer team. Iraq are not a historically great soccer nation, with their country rarely making the World Cup. However, [...]

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  • October 2nd, 2013 by admin

How Soccer Gives Back To Iraq’s Youth.

Soccer is a game that can teach youth valuable lessons while helping them have fun. Iraq’s youth have grown up in tumultuous times considering the wars and political climates surrounding them. Soccer can be a welcome distraction from the chaos and stress of life as they know it. Soccer gives the kids a positive way [...]

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  • May 23rd, 2013 by admin

When Will The Iraq National Team Get More Attention?

Now that the war in Iraq has drawn to a close and the country is regaining a sense of national pride and normalcy, the question floating around gyms and street corners throughout the country is when will the Iraq national football team start getting the attention that they deserve? The club has attracted some top [...]

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  • March 23rd, 2013 by admin

How Soccer Eased Iraqi Tensions

If you’re like me then you probably didn’t even know that Iraq had their own soccer (or football) team. Even if you keep up on your world news or get those fancy international channels through services like direct tv savings you might not have heard. I recently found out when I learned of a game [...]

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  • March 20th, 2012 by admin