1989 Peace and Friendship Cup

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.

CompetitionEdit

Group stageEdit

Group AEdit

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
Badr Al-Anbari   14'
Abdul Nabi   39'
Wael Suleyman   40'
Salah Al-Hassawi   57'
Salah Al-Hassawi   78'[2]

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

Kuwait  1–1  Uganda
Badr Al-Anbari   43' Ronald Vvubya   73'

Group BEdit

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
Fodé Camara   90'
Attendance: 28,000
Referee: Jawad Ashoor

Iran  2–0  South Yemen
Majid Namjoo-Motlagh   35'
Majid Namjoo-Motlagh   61'
Report

Iraq  6–2  South Yemen
Ahmed Radhi    
Laith Hussein    
Samir Kadhim  
Basil Fadhel  
Mohamed Hassan   51'72'
Attendance: 24,800
Referee: Shuaib Mohammed

Iran  1–1  Guinea
Mojtaba Moharrami   48' (penalty) Report Abdoulaye Emmerson   75'[3]

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

Iran  0–0  Iraq
Report

Semi finalsEdit

Iran  2 – 2 (8–9 penalty shoot out)  Uganda
Mohammad Hassan Ansarifard   22'
Shahrokh Bayani   115'
Report Ronald Vvubya   26'
Magid Musisi  106'

Iraq  2–1  Kuwait
Ahmed Radhi   26'90' Report Hamad Al-Saleh   70'

Third Place MatchEdit

Iran  0–1  Kuwait
Report Abdullah Al-Asfoor   5'

FinalEdit

Iraq  1 – 1 (4–3 penalty shoot outs)  Uganda
Ahmad Radhi   Paul Hasule   29'

Goal ScorersEdit

5 Goals

3 Goals

2 Goals

1 Goals

SquadsEdit

  GuineaEdit

  IranEdit

Head coach:   Ali Parvin

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh (1966-05-25)25 May 1966 (aged 23)   Tam Esfehan F.C.
1GK Behrouz Soltani (1957-12-31)31 December 1957 (aged 31)   Persepolis F.C.
2 2DF Javad Zarincheh (1966-07-23)23 July 1966 (aged 23)   Esteghlal F.C.
5 2DF Mohammad Panjali (c) (1955-07-26)26 July 1955 (aged 34)   Persepolis F.C.
2DF Nader Mohammadkhani (1963-08-23)23 August 1963 (aged 26)   Persepolis F.C.
? 2DF Mojtaba Moharrami (1965-04-16)16 April 1965 (aged 24)   Persepolis F.C.
2DF Mehdi Fonounizadeh (1962-05-19)19 May 1962 (aged 27)   Daraei F.C.
? 3MF Majid Namjoo-Motlagh (1967-05-13)13 May 1967 (aged 22)   Esteghlal F.C.
? 3MF Mohammad Hassan Ansarifard (1961-09-24)24 September 1961 (aged 28)   Persepolis F.C.
? 3MF Sirous Ghayeghran (1962-09-22)22 September 1962 (aged 27)   Malavan F.C.
? 3MF Ali Eftekhari (1965-06-29)29 June 1965 (aged 24)   Esteghlal Rasht F.C.
? 3MF Mehdi Abtahi (1962-12-31)31 December 1962 (aged 26)   Vahdat F.C.
? 3MF Jafar Mokhtarifar   Esteghlal F.C.
9 4FW Shahrokh Bayani (1961-01-01)1 January 1961 (aged 28)   Esteghlal F.C.
4FW Mohsen Garousi (1968-11-28)28 November 1968 (aged 20)   Esteghlal F.C.
4FW Mohsen Ashouri (1965-01-02)2 January 1965 (aged 24)   Persepolis F.C.
? 4FW Reza Ahadi (1962-11-30)30 November 1962 (aged 26)   Esteghlal F.C.
? 4FW Reza Abedian   Persepolis F.C.
? 4FW Jamshid Shahmohammadi  

  IraqEdit

  KuwaitEdit

  LebanonEdit

  South YemenEdit

  UgandaEdit

Head Coach:   Polly Ouma

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Sadiq Wassa (1965-07-07)7 July 1965 (aged 24)   KCC
1GK Tom Musoke   Nsambya FC
2DF George Nsimbe (1966-12-29)29 December 1966 (aged 22)   KCC
2DF William Nkemba (1967-01-01)1 January 1967 (aged 22)   SC Villa
2DF Paul Hasule (c) (1959-11-20)20 November 1959 (aged 29)   SC Villa
2DF Sam Kabugo (1964-01-01)1 January 1964 (aged 25)   KCC
2DF Isaac Nkada   Express FC
2DF Richard Mugalu   Coffee FC
3MF Stephen Bogere (1966-01-01)1 January 1966 (aged 23)   SC Villa
3MF Ronald Vvubya   SC Villa
3MF Robert Aloro (1964-01-01)1 January 1964 (aged 25)   Nsambya FC
3MF Sula Kato (1964-01-01)1 January 1964 (aged 25)   SC Villa
3MF Paul Nkata (1960-03-22)22 March 1960 (aged 29)   Express FC
4FW Umar Senoga (1967-01-01)1 January 1967 (aged 22)   Express FC
4FW Magid Musisi (1967-09-15)15 September 1967 (aged 22)   SC Villa

ReferencesEdit

  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. ^ "Kuwait v Lebanon, 30 October 1989 – 11v11 match report". 11v11.com. Retrieved 25 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Iran v Guinea, 03 November 1989 – 11v11 match report". 11v11.com. Retrieved 25 August 2015.