UAE to face Oman in Arabian Gulf Cup final

Omar Abdelrahman battling Iraqi players during the Tuesday semi final.

The UAE national team qualified for the Gulf Cup final after beating Iraq 4-2 on penalties Tuesday in the semi-finals of the tournament held in Kuwait.

The game ended in a 0-0 draw during the first 90 minutes and the extra time.

Ali Mabkhoot, Omar Abdul Rahman Khamis Ismail and Mohammed Barghash scored from the spot to give the UAE a win while Alaa Abdul Zahra and Hamam Tariq missed two penalties from the spot to eliminate Iraq.

The UAE team will meet on Friday Oman, who beat Bahrain 1-0.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:50 - GMT 06:50