2007 News Story

Saudi soccer team advances to Asian Cup final with victory over Japan

The Saudi national soccer team has qualified for the final of the 2007 Asian Cup with a 3-2 victory over Japan in Hanoi, Vietnam. The Saudi team will play Iraq in the final match Sunday in Jakarta.

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz and Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz congratulated the Saudi team on their win and wished them luck in the upcoming match against Iraq.