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The Iraqi national team drew 1-1 with its Syrian counterpart in the fifth round of the first group of the Asian qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar on Thursday.
Omar al-Soma gave Syria the lead in the 79th minute and Amir al-Amari equalized for Iraq in the 86th minute through a penalty.
The Iraqi team has drawn its fourth place in four matches with four points after four draws in five games played so far.
On the other hand, the Syrian team is at the bottom of the group despite scoring the second point in the selection campaign.