Sixth!The coach of the fifth team in the group of 12 has been sacked and the team’s World Cup hopes are still alive

2022-06-17 0 By

On February 1, Iraq drew 1-1 with Lebanon in a World Cup preliminary round of 12 match.After the match, the Iraqi Football Association (IRF) immediately announced the sacking of Iraq coach Vladimir Petrovic and the establishment of a committee with experience and expertise to draw up the team’s strategic plan together with experts, former players and coaches.This is 12 strong during the sixth class coach (three in Iraq and Syria 2, 1) in China, Iraqi football association 12 strong during the third change manager, they first boss is a slovenian boss card tower, although he led five wins and two draws one negative smoothly from 40 strong competition, but harsh criticism by Iraqi football,Exasperated, Mr Katanich quit last June.The Iraqi football Association asked advocaat to lead the team to the World Cup, but the 74-year-old was sacked after just three months in charge following a 3-0 defeat to South Korea after four draws and two defeats.In November, Advocaat’s assistant, Miriam Petrovic, took charge of Iraq’s national team and played six games, including two against Iran and Lebanon, which resulted in a 1-1 draw and a 1-1 defeat.In the current 12-strong group A standings, Iraq 0 wins, 5 draws, 3 losses and 5 points in 8 rounds, ranked fifth in the group.But their World Cup hopes are still alive and they are four points adrift of third-placed UNITED Arab Emirates with two games left to play in the next round and still have a chance of a third-place finish with a win.