Published: 2017/4/29 13:16 443 Reads • Published in: Sport
AIN-Follow Up
Zinedine Zidane has denied suggestions his rotation policy is unfair and insisted the fringe players at Real Madrid get more opportunities than those at other clubs.

The make-up of Madrid's best starting XI has come under close scrutiny in recent weeks due to several outstanding displays from the likes of Isco, Alvaro Morata, James Rodriguez and Marco Asensio.

Published: 2016/9/6 16:40 • Updated: 2016/9/6 16:34 734 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) –The Saudi football team ended its match versus its Iraqi team with a victory (2-1) within the second round of the Asian qualifications for the World Cup in Russia 2018.

Published: 2016/3/25 14:28 • Updated: 2016/3/25 14:31 944 Reads • Published in: Sport
Follow- Up (AIN) -Argentina doubled its goal tally in South American qualifying for the World Cup in beating Copa America champion Chile 2-1 on Thursday.
Published: 2016/3/24 17:08 729 Reads • Published in: Sport

AIN (Baghdad) – The match of the Iraqi national team versus its Thai counterpart which is played in Tehran has started few minutes ago.
The match is played within the double qualifiers for the 2018 World Cup in Russia and the Asian Cup in 2019 in Doha.
The Iraqi team is wearing the green jerseys while the Thai team is wearing the blue jerseys.
Qatari referees are leading the match. /End/
Published: 2015/10/23 23:40 • Updated: 2015/10/24 2:27 802 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) –The Asian Football Confederation decided to nominate Japanese referees to lead the match of Iraq versus Taiwan to be played on November 17th in Taiwan within the double qualifiers for the 2018 world cup and 2019 Asian cup.
Published: 2015/10/16 19:40 • Updated: 2015/10/16 23:58 627 Reads • Published in: Sport
Baghdad (AIN) –Zawra FC managed to win its match versus Talaba FC which was postponed from the fifth round of the Iraqi Football Premier League.

Published: 2015/10/6 20:07 691 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) –The Iraqi football team U-19 won its final match within the groups stage versus the Bahraini counterpart 4-1.
The match was played in Tajikistan which hosts the qualifiers of the sixth group.
Published: 2015/10/3 23:40 • Updated: 2015/10/4 0:10 490 Reads • Published in: Sport

Follow-Up (AIN) -Barcelona has lost a game at the Ramón Sánchez Pizjuán stadium for the first time in eight years, and Sevilla coach Unai Emery won his first game ever against the Blaugrana. Without Lionel Messi and Andrés Iniesta, many expected a poor performance by the Catalan giants, but they surprised us and played well enough to deserve a win. But once again, individual mistakes and finishing problems cost Barça three points, and now they can fall out of the top four depending on the weekend’s results. Is it possible for things to get any worse?
Published: 2015/10/3 21:30 • Updated: 2015/10/3 23:00 595 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) –The Iraqi national football team lost its friendly match versus its Jordanian counterpart within the preparations of both teams for the qualifications of Asian Cup and World Cup.
Published: 2015/9/29 22:30 • Updated: 2015/9/29 23:03 542 Reads • Published in: Sport

Follow-Up (AIN) - The Paris Saint-Germain player has defended his team-mate against recent criticism and feels the striker remains a key figure for the Ligue 1 champions.
Paris Saint-Germain defender Maxwell says he is amazed to see team-mate Zlatan Ibrahimovic getting criticized for his early season form.

Published: 2015/9/29 21:40 • Updated: 2015/9/29 22:36 485 Reads • Published in: Sport

Follow-Up (AIN) -Barcelona boss Luis Enrique insists his side can cope with the absence of Lionel Messi.


Published: 2015/9/28 23:50 • Updated: 2015/9/29 2:45 466 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) -The Blues boss, Jose Mourinho, could not resist another dig at the FA for their treatment of his star striker, Diego Costa.
Published: 2015/9/27 18:30 • Updated: 2015/9/27 14:24 438 Reads • Published in: Sport

Baghdad (AIN) – Bale's future at Real Madrid has come into question in recent weeks, with reports suggesting Manchester United are interested in signing the Welshman.