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Sport In Iraq
Sports in Iraq
Iraq
There are a wide variety of sports played and followed in Iraq. Football is the most popular sport and hobbies in Iraq. Football is a considerable uniting factor, following years of war and unrest. Basketball, swimming, weightlifting, bodybuilding, taekwondo, boxing, kickboxing, and tennis are also popular sports and hobbies.Contents1 Soccer 2 Basketball2.1 Basketball
Basketball
clubs3 Kickboxing 4 Wrestling 5 See also 6 References 7 External links 8 SourcesSoccer[edit] Football is the most popular sport in Iraq. The Iraq
Iraq
national football team were the 2007 AFC Asian Cup
2007 AFC Asian Cup
Champions after defeating Saudi Arabia in the final, held in Jakarta, Indonesia
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Italy National Football Team
The Italy
Italy
national football team (Italian: Nazionale di calcio dell'Italia) represents Italy
Italy
in association football and is controlled by the Italian Football Federation
Italian Football Federation
(FIGC), the governing body for football in Italy. Italy
Italy
is one of the most successful national teams in the history of the World Cup, having won four titles (1934, 1938, 1982, 2006) and appearing in two finals (1970, 1994), reaching a third place (1990) and a fourth place (1978). In 1938, they became the first team to defend their previous World Cup tournament victory and due to the outbreak of World War II
World War II
retained the title for a record 16 years. They have also won a European Championship (1968), as well as appearing in two other finals (2000, 2012), one Olympic football tournament (1936) and two Central European International Cups
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Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
(Arabic: نادي القوة الجوية الرياضي‎, lit. Air Force Athletic Club) is an Iraqi football club based in Rusafa District, Baghdad
Baghdad
that competes in the Iraqi Premier League, the top-flight of Iraqi football. Founded in 1931, it is the oldest existing football club in Iraq.[2] It is also one of Iraq's most successful clubs, having won six Iraqi Premier League titles, the most recent being in the 2016–17 season. The club has won four Iraq
Iraq
FA Cups as well as a joint-record three Iraqi Elite Cups and two Iraqi Super Cups, adding to the five Iraqi Central Leagues and one Iraqi Central FA Cup that it won before 1974 when domestic competitions were played at a regional level
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Bronze Medal
A bronze medal in sports and other similar areas involving competition is a medal made of bronze awarded to the third-place finisher of contests or competitions such as the Olympic Games, Commonwealth Games, etc. The outright winner receives a gold medal and the second place a silver medal. More generally, bronze is traditionally the most common metal used for all types of high-quality medals, including artistic ones. The practice of awarding bronze third place medals began at the 1904 Olympic Games
Olympic Games
in St. Louis, Missouri, prior to which only first and second places were awarded.Contents1 Olympic Games 2 Psychological study 3 See also 4 External links 5 ReferencesOlympic Games[edit] Main article: Olympic medal Minting Olympic medals is the responsibility of the host city
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Iraqi Football Association
The Iraq
Iraq
Football Association (Arabic: الاتحاد العراقي لكرة القدم‎) is the governing body of football in Iraq, controlling the Iraqi national team and the Iraq
Iraq
Super League.[2][3][4][5][6] The Iraqi Football Association was founded in 1948 and has been a member of FIFA
FIFA
since 1950, the Asian Football Confederation since 1970, and the Sub-confederation regional body West Asian Football Federation since 2000. Iraq
Iraq
also is part of the Union of Arab Football Associations and has been a member since 1974
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Iraqi Premier League
The Iraqi Premier League
Iraqi Premier League
(Arabic: الدوري العراقي الممتاز, Dawri Al-Mumtaz) is the highest league in the league system of Iraqi football and currently contains the top 20 Iraqi football clubs. It is controlled by the Iraq
Iraq
Football Association (IFA) and is the top tier of an extensive pyramid-like structure, operating on a system of promotion and relegation with the Iraq Division One in which two teams get relegated and two teams get promoted each season.[1] The league was formed in 1974 when the IFA replaced the four regional championships that existed at the time (the most notable of which being the Iraqi Central League) with the Iraqi National League (the first nationwide league of clubs in Iraq)
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Dawri Al-Nokba
The Iraqi Premier League
Iraqi Premier League
(Arabic: الدوري العراقي الممتاز, Dawri Al-Mumtaz) is the highest league in the league system of Iraqi football and currently contains the top 20 Iraqi football clubs. It is controlled by the Iraq
Iraq
Football Association (IFA) and is the top tier of an extensive pyramid-like structure, operating on a system of promotion and relegation with the Iraq Division One in which two teams get relegated and two teams get promoted each season.[1] The league was formed in 1974 when the IFA replaced the four regional championships that existed at the time (the most notable of which being the Iraqi Central League) with the Iraqi National League (the first nationwide league of clubs in Iraq)
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FIFA
International
International
Olympic Committee International
International
Football
Football
Association BoardStaff103Website www.fifa.comThe Fédération Internationale de Football
Football
Association (FIFA /ˈfiːfə/ FEEF-ə; French for " International
International
Federation of Association Football") is an association which describes itself as an international governing body of association football, futsal, and beach soccer. FIFA
FIFA
is responsible for the organization of football's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup which commenced in 1930 and the Women's World Cup which commenced in 1991. FIFA
FIFA
was founded in 1904 to oversee international competition among the national associations of Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland
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Asian Football Confederation
The Asian Football
Football
Confederation (AFC) is the governing body of association football in Asia
Asia
and Australia. It has 47 member countries, mostly located on the Asian and Australian continent, but excludes the transcontinental countries with territory in both Europe and Asia
Asia
– Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Russia, and Turkey
Turkey
– which are instead members of UEFA. Three other states located geographically along the western fringe of Asia
Asia
– Cyprus, Armenia and Israel
Israel
– are also UEFA
UEFA
members
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Al-Shorta
Al-Shorta Sports Club (Arabic: نادي الشرطة الرياضي‎, lit. Police Sports Club) is an Iraqi sports club based in Rusafa District, East Districts of the Tigris River, Baghdad. It has teams in more sports than any other Iraqi club including football, basketball, handball, futsal, volleyball, beach volleyball, archery, athletics, bodybuilding, boxing, chess, judo, show jumping, swimming, taekwondo, water polo, weightlifting and wrestling
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Arab Champions League
The UAFA Club Championship
UAFA Club Championship
(Arabic: بطولة الاتحاد العربي للأندية‎)[1] is an annual regional club football competition organised by the Union of Arab
Arab
Football Associations (UAFA) and contested by elite clubs from the Arab
Arab
world. The tournament is contested by 20 teams, 10 from the Asian Football Confederation and 10 from the Confederation of African Football, all 20 of which are either winners or runners-up of their country's league or cup competition. Founded in 1980 as the Arab
Arab
Club Champions Cup, the tournament was held alongside the Arab Cup Winners' Cup and the Arab
Arab
Super Cup throughout the 1990s and early 2000s, until the Cup Winners' Cup was merged with the Champions Cup in 2002 with the Super Cup therefore being discontinued
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Al-Zawraa
Al-Zawra'a Sports Club (Arabic: نادي الزوراء الرياضي‎) is an Iraqi sports club based in Utayfia, Karkh District, West Districts of the Tigris River, Baghdad. Their football team compete in the Iraqi Premier League, the top-flight of Iraqi football. Al-Zawra'a are considered to be one of the biggest clubs in Iraq
Iraq
having won 13 league titles, more than any other Iraqi team, and having never been relegated. They won their 13th title in the 2015–16 season and did so without losing a single league game, which was the fourth time that they had won the league unbeaten. They hold the record for the most Iraq
Iraq
FA Cups (with 15), the joint-record for the most Iraqi Elite Cups (with three) and the record for the most Iraqi Super Cups (with four)
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Greece
Greece
Greece
(Greek: Ελλάδα), officially the Hellenic Republic (Ελληνική Δημοκρατία), historically also known as Hellas, is a country located in Southern Europe,[10] with a population of approximately 11 million as of 2016. Athens
Athens
is the nation's capital and largest city, followed by Thessaloniki. Greece
Greece
is located at the crossroads of Europe, Asia, and Africa. Situated on the southern tip of the Balkan Peninsula, it shares land borders with Albania
Albania
to the northwest, the Republic of Macedonia
Republic of Macedonia
and Bulgaria
Bulgaria
to the north, and Turkey
Turkey
to the northeast
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Erbil SC
Yellow Castle EmperorFounded 1968; 50 years ago (1968)Ground Franso Hariri StadiumGround Capacity 40,000Chairman Wseam al-Bramptoni TomaManager Hirmiz Shola KabiraLeague Iraq
Iraq
Division One2016–17 Iraqi Premier League, 20th (relegated)Home coloursAway colours Erbil
Erbil
Sport Club (Arabic: نادي أربيل الرياضي‎, Kurdish: یانەی وەرزشیی هەولێر‬‎) is a sports club based in the city of Erbil, Iraqi Kurdistan
Iraqi Kurdistan
that plays in the Iraq
Iraq
Division One, the second-tier of Iraqi football. The club is also known as Yaney Hewlêr, the Kurdish name for Erbil. For the first time in its history, Erbil
Erbil
became champions of the Iraqi Premier League after beating Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
(1–0) in the final game on Friday, 6 July 2007
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Duhok SC
Dohuk Football Club (Arabic: نادي دهوك الرياضي‎, Kurdish: یانه‌یا وه‌رزشی یا دهوکێ‎), officially Duhok Sports Club founded in 1970, is an Iraqi professional football club, based in Dohuk, Iraqi Kurdistan
Iraqi Kurdistan
that plays in the Iraq Division One.Contents1 Club history 2 Official sponsors 3 Stadium 4 Rivalries 5 Crest and Nickname 6 Kits6.1 Playing kit 6.2 Past Kits7 Current squad 8 Club managers 9 Recent history 10 Backroom staff and club officials10.1 Boardroom positions11 Club honours 12 Indiv
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Al Talaba
Al-Talaba Sports Club (Arabic: نادي الطلبة الرياضي‎, lit. Students Sports Club) is an Iraqi sports club based in Al-Rusafa, Baghdad. Its football team competes in the Iraqi Premier League, the top flight of Iraqi football. Founded as Al-Jameaa Football Club in 1969, the club became known as Al-Talaba in 1977. Their home stadium is Al-Talaba Stadium. Al-Talaba are one of Iraq's most successful teams having won five league titles, with the most recent being in the 2001–02 season. They have also achieved two FA Cups, one Super Cup and a joint-record three Elite Cups. The club's best achievements on the continental stage include finishing second and fourth at the 1995 and 1998–99 editions of the Asian Cup Winners' Cup
Asian Cup Winners' Cup
respectively, and finishing fourth at the 1986 Asian Club Championship
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