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There are football rivalries and then there is the rivalry between Iran and Iraq.

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Top Asian star eyes move to Europeupdated: Wed Nov 28 2007 11:59:00

Saudi Arabia captain Yasser Al Qahtani won the Asian Player of the Year award Wednesday and set his sights on a move to Europe.

SI.com: My Sportsman: Iraqi soccer teamupdated: Wed Nov 14 2007 13:44:00

Sports Illustrated will announce its choice for Sportsman of the Year on Dec. 3. Here's one of the nominations for that honor by an SI writer. For more essays, click here.

Time.com: Iraq Awaits Soccer Team's Returnupdated: Fri Aug 03 2007 09:00:00

Iraq anxiously awaited the arrival of its Asian Cup soccer champs Friday, but most Baghdad residents would be barred from the homecoming celebration

Inspired Iraq in Asian Cup triumphupdated: Sun Jul 29 2007 23:34:00

Skipper Younis Mahmoud's thumping headed goal crowned Iraq as the Asian Cup champions for the first time with a stirring 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia in the final here Sunday.

Iraq over Saudi Arabiaupdated: Sun Jul 29 2007 23:34:00

Iraq over Saudi Arabia

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