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The Sixth Mother of all Battles Championship (Arabic: بطولة أم المعارك السادسة‎), commonly referred to as the 1996 Iraqi Elite Cup (Arabic: كأس النخبة العراقي 1996‎), was the sixth occurrence of the Iraqi Elite Cup, organised by the Iraq Football Association. The top eight teams of the 1995–96 Iraqi Advanced League competed in the tournament. The competition started on 10 September 1996 and ended on 20 September 1996 where, in the final, held at Al-Shaab Stadium, Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya defeated Al-Zawraa 1–0.[1][2][3]

1996 Iraqi Elite Cup
CountryIraq
Dates10–20 September 1996
Teams8
ChampionsAl-Quwa Al-Jawiya
Runners-upAl-Zawraa
Third placeAl-Najaf
Fourth placeAl-Shorta
1995
1997

Contents

Group stageEdit

Group 1Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Zawraa 3 2 1 0 8 3 +5 7
Al-Shorta 3 1 1 1 8 7 +1 4
Al-Karkh 3 0 2 1 4 7 −3 2
Al-Talaba

Group 2Edit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya 3 2 0 1 7 4 +3 6
Al-Najaf 3 1 2 0 7 4 +3 5
Al-Naft 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 4
Al-Ramadi 3 0 1 2 4 10 −6 1
Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya4–1Al-Ramadi

SemifinalsEdit

Third place matchEdit

FinalEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Qayed, Mohammed (June 19, 2003). "Iraq 1996/97". RSSSF.
  2. ^ "1996 Elite Cup". NIIIIS.com.
  3. ^ "Al-Zawraa Archive 1996/97". Kooora.

External linksEdit