• Mohanad Salem (L) and Omar Abdulrahman (R) of the United Arab Emirates with their third place medals
  • The United Arab Emirates celebrate after defeating Iraq
  • South African Katlego Mashego (L) jumps over Iraqi goalkeeper Mohammed Kassid (C) next to Iraqi Mohammed Ali Kareem
  • FIFA president Joseph S.Blatter and President of South Africa Jacob Zuma are introduced to the South Africa players prior to the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup
  • FIFA president Joseph S.Blatter addresses the crowd watched by President of South Africa Jacob Zuma during the opening ceremony prior to the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup
  • Iraq's Mahdi Kareem fights for the ball with South Africa's Aaron Mokoena and Matthew Booth.

FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking

RankingTeam+/- Pts Jan 2015
112 Canada0Equal
113 Cuba0Equal
114 Iraq-11Down
115 Palestine-2Down
115 Liberia0Equal

National League

Iraqi League

TeamMPWDLPts
1Nafit al-Janob961219
2Al Quwa Al Jawiya945017
3Al Karkh850315
4Naft Alwasat942314
5Al Zawraa942314

Association Information

Foundation year1948
Affiliated since1950
Official site
www.ifa.iq
info
info@ifa.iq
Iraqi Football Association
Al-Shaab Stadium P.O. Box 484 BAGHDAD
Phone: +964/740 0601 245
Fax: +44/161 66 27 271
PresidentABDUL KHALIQ Masood Ahmed
Vice PresidentHAYDAR MOHAMED Sharar
General SecretaryJEBUR Sabah
TreasurerABDUL KHALIQ Masood Ahmed
Technical DirectorAL RUBAYE Abdulkareem (IRQ)
Men's CoachSHNAISHEL Radhi (IRQ)
Women's CoachAL-MUMIN Husam (IRQ)
Media OfficerHAMID Zeyad
Futsal CoordinatorHUMOUD Najih
Referee CoordinatorALI Tariq Ahmed
JerseysWhite
ShortsWhite
StockingsWhite
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Confederation

HONOURS

FIFA World Cup™ appearances
1 (1986)
Continental titles
  • Winner Asian Nations Cup (2007)
Best Results
  • Fourth Olympic Football Tournament Final (2004), FIFA U-20 World Cup Final (2013)
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