Kuwait Nat’l football team loses to Palestine 0-1 in friendly match

Kuwait’s national football team lost 0-1 to Palestine in an international friendly on Monday as part of the preparation for the resumption of the Asian Qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 and AFC Asian Cup China 2023.

The game took place in Jaber Al-Ahmad International Stadium, in the first half particularly, where the national team have not shown character and was not able to reach the Palestinian goal.

In the last 20 minutes of the second half, the Palestinian team scored the only goal in the match via Sameh Maraiya.

This is the first win for the Palestinian national team over Kuwait, as the two teams have faced each other nine time, in which Kuwait have won seven and drawn twice.

The Kuwaiti team is scheduled to face Iraq in a friendly game on January 27.

Source: Kuwait News Agency