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1989 Peace and Friendship Cup

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1989 Peace and Friendship Cup
Tournament details
Host countryKuwait
Dates30 October –12 November 1989
Teams7 (from 2 confederations)
Venue(s)1 (in 1 host city)
Final positions
Champions  Iraq (1st title)
Runners-up  Uganda
Third place  Kuwait
Fourth place  Iran
Tournament statistics
Matches played13
Goals scored33 (2.54 per match)

The 1989 Peace and Friendship Cup was a seven-team friendly football tournament, held in Kuwait City, Kuwait from 30 October to 12 November 1989. The timing of this tournament was a year after the end of Iran–Iraq War. Some notable sporting personalities attended this tournament such as Juan Antonio Samaranch,[1] João Havelange and Michel Platini. The seven-teams that participated in this tournament were: Kuwait as Host, Iran Third Place Team of 1988 Asian Cup, Iraq who had Participated in 1988 Olympic Games, South Yemen, Lebanon and two countries from Africa: Uganda and Guinea.

1989 Peace and Friendship Cup Intro articles: 4

Competition

Group stage

Group A

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Kuwait 3 2 1 1 0 6 1 +5
 Uganda 3 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2
 Lebanon 0 2 0 0 2 0 7 −7
Kuwait  5–0  Lebanon
Al-Anbari  14'
Abdul Nabi  39'
Suleyman  40'
Al-Hassawi  57'78'
Report

Uganda  2–0  Lebanon
Senoga  29'
Musisi  38'
Attendance: 13,000
Referee: Mohamed Salah Karim

Kuwait  1–1  Uganda
Al-Anbari  43' Vvubya  73'
Attendance: 25,000
Referee: Oliver Donnelly

Group B

Team Pts Pld W D L GF GA GD
 Iran 4 3 1 2 0 3 1 +2
Iraq 3 3 1 1 1 6 3 +3
Guinea 3 3 1 1 1 2 2 0
South Yemen 2 3 1 0 2 3 8 −5
Guinea  1–0 Iraq
Camara  90'
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Jawad Ashoor

Iran  2–0  South Yemen
Namjoo-Motlagh  35'61' Report
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: Jean-François Crucke

Iraq  6–2  South Yemen
Radhi  24'  58'
Hussein  55'  87'
Kadhim  63'
Fadhel  89'
Hassan  51'72'
Attendance: 24,800
Referee: Shuaib Mohammed

Iran  1–1  Guinea
Moharrami  48' (penalty) Report Emmerson  75'[2]
Attendance: 12,000
Referee: Issa Al-Jassas

South Yemen  1–0  Guinea
Hassan  76'
Attendance: 8,500
Referee: Hassan Al-Moussa

Iran  0–0 Iraq
Report
Attendance: 30,000
Referee: Freddie Vilburg

Semi finals

Iran  2–2 (a.e.t.)  Uganda
Ansarifard  22'
Bayani  115'
Report Vvubya  26'
Musisi  106'
Penalties
8–9

Iraq  2–1  Kuwait
Radhi  26'90' Report Al-Saleh  70'
Attendance: 35,000
Referee: Jean-François Crucke

Third Place Match

Iran  0–1  Kuwait
Report Al-Asfoor  5'

Final

Iraq  1–1 (a.e.t.)  Uganda
Radhi  75' Hasule  35'
Penalties
4–3

Goalscorers

5 goals

3 goals

  • Mohamed Hassan

2 goals

1 goals

1989 Peace and Friendship Cup Competition articles: 16

References

  1. ^ Simson, V.; Jennings, A. (1992). Dishonored Games: Corruption, Money & Greed at the Olympics. SPI Books. p. 131. ISBN 9781561711994. Retrieved 25 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Iran v Guinea, 03 November 1989 – 11v11 match report". 11v11.com. Retrieved 25 August 2015.

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