Iraq national futsal team

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Iraq
Nickname(s) Lions of Mesopotamia
Usood Al-Rafidain (اسود الرافدين)
Association Iraq Football Association
Confederation AFC (Asia)
Head coach Haitham Abbas
Captain Utayl Khaleel Abdulqader
FIFA code IRQ
FIFA ranking 53 (20 January 2017)[1]
Home colours
Away colours
First international
 South Korea 3 – 1 Iraq Iraq
(Tehran, Iran; 14 July 2001)
Biggest win
Iraq Iraq 19 – 0 Guam 
(Taipei, Taiwan; 1 March 2007)
Iraq Iraq 20 – 1 Brunei 
(Jakarta, Indonesia; 24 October 2002)
Biggest defeat
 Iran 13 – 2 Iraq Iraq
(Tashkent, Uzbekistan; 14 February 2016)
World Cup
Appearances 0
AFC Futsal Championship
Appearances 10 (First in 2001)
Best result Quarterfinals, (2002, 2016)
WAFF Futsal Championship
Appearances 3 (First in 2007)
Best result Med 1.png Champions, (2009)

The Iraq national futsal team represents Iraq in international futsal competitions and is controlled by the Futsal Commission of the Iraq Football Association. It is one of the rising teams in Asia. As of January 2017, Iraq is ranked 53rd in the Futsal World Ranking.[1] Iraq has played in ten AFC Futsal Championships. Its best result was reaching the quarter finals in 2002. Iraq has also played twice at the WAFF Futsal Championship where in 2007, they finished third. In 2009, they won the tournament to gain their first title on any international stage. Iraq also played at the 2005 and 2008 Arab Championships, but didn't manage to make it out of the group stage.

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