Yemen youth qualify for Asia finals [Archives:2005/895/Local News]

November 17 2005

SANA'A – Nov. 16- Yemeni Youth team managed to qualify for Asia finals by beating Bahrain 4/3 last Tuesday 15.11.

This victory led the Yemeni team to the final Youth tournaments which will be held in the Southern Korean capital Soul, next September.

The first half of the match ended with the Yemeni team preceding the Bahraini team 1/0, but the Bahrainis managed to get a draw. The Yemeni team scored other two goals , which granted it the 3 points of the match and book their seat in Soul. This presents the only chance of qualification for the Asian Youth tournaments,

It is worth mentioning that the Yemeni team had acquired its first success last weak by beating the Qatari team 2/0.