Iraq soccer team not short on motivation

June 17, 2013
By Angela Habashy
They may be out of World Cup contention and fielding a severely understrength side but don't expect Iraq to be short on motivation.

Australia face the world No.98 side in their crucial World Cup qualifier at ANZ Stadium on Tuesday.

Sitting at the bottom of the qualifying group Iraq are out of the mix for Brazil and playing for little more than pride.

A win for the Socceroos however, would secure them an automatic spot in next year's showpiece.

Adding to ...

Read more

ESPN Conversations