Saudi Arabia beat Kuwait 2-1 in The Opening of «Gulf 23» Arabian Gulf Cup


The Saudi team broke a 44-year-old knot during which they failed to win a Kuwaiti court against the owners of the ground when they defeated Al-Azraq 2-1 at the opening of the Gulf Cup 23 at Jaber Al-Ahmad Stadium.

Saudi Arabia ended the first half with a goal by Salman Al Moasher in the 13th minute. In the second half, substitute Mokhtar Flattah boosted the lead with a second goal in the 52nd minute, but substitute Abdullah Al-Breiki scored the first goal for Kuwait in this version with a powerful shot from inside the penalty area in the 60th minute of his first touch of the ball in the game one minute after his arrival.

Match Goals

Saudi Arabia began its career in the 23rd edition of the Arabian Gulf Cup (Gulf 23) with a very precious 2-1 victory over his Kuwaiti counterpart on Friday in the opening match of the championship in the first round of the first group in the first round of the championship.

Despite the participation of the Saudi team "Green" team consisting mostly of second-tier players and young players, the team took a valuable win over the owners of the ground to lead the group early in anticipation of the outcome of the other game this round, which brings together the UAE and Oman later in the day.

Saudi Arabia ended the first half with a goal by Salman Al Moasher in the 13th minute.


Highlight

In the second half, substitute Mokhtar Flattah boosted the lead with a second goal in the 52nd minute, but substitute Abdullah Al-Breiki scored the first goal for Kuwait in this version with a powerful shot from inside the penalty area in the 60th minute of his first touch of the ball in the game one minute after his arrival.

The opening match of the 23rd Gulf Cup held Friday evening at the Jaber International Stadium between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia ended with a 2-1 victory over Saudi Arabia.

Host Kuwait and Saudi Arabia will be celebrating the opening of the 23rd tournament at the Gaber International Stadium in the first round of Group A.


The Kuwaiti team has the record number of times to win the title, with 10 titles.