AMMAN – The Jordan national team players will receive a cash reward of US$250,000 for their first two victories over Iraq and China in the 2014 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifiers. Jordan Football Association (JFA) announced on Wednesday that each player would be given US$6000 for their 2-0 victory over former Asian champions Iraq and 

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Amman: Abdullah Deeb’s second-half goal saw Jordan beat Indonesia 1-0 in a friendly tune-up on Saturday. The match was Indonesia’s final warm-up before they take on Iran on September 2 at Tehran’s Azadi Stadium in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers, while Jordan clash with 2007 AFC Asian Cup champions Iraq on the same day 

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Amman: Jordan were held to a high-scoring 3-3 stalemate by Tunisia in a friendly international late Monday night.  The match was part of Jordan’s preparations for the upcoming third qualifying round of the 2014 FIFA World Cup against China, Singapore and former Asian champions Iraq. Jordan open their campaign on 2 September against Iraq.  Abdullah 

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Amman: Al Faisaly won the season-opening Jordan Shield by defeating archrivals Shabab Al Ordun 1-0 in the final on Sunday. The win proved to be the perfect tribute to their late goalkeeper Zapen Al Khawaldeh who died in a tragic road mishap last week after helping his side defeat Kufer Soom in the semi-finals en 

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AMMAN – Faisali play Shabab Urdun today in the final of the 30th Jordan Football Association (JFA) Shield – first of this year’s four major local tournaments. Shabab Urdun eliminated title holders Wihdat 1-0 while Faisali edged Kufrsoum 5-0 to advance to the final which was rescheduled following the untimely passing of Faisali goalkeeper Zaben 

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Amman: Al Faisaly goalkeeper Zapen Al Khawaldeh passed away in a road accident on Monday after helping his side thrash Kufer Soom 5-0 to reach the Jordan FA Shield final.  The 23-year-old Al Khawaldeh’s car met with an accident after he left the stadium. He died on the spot. Al Khawaldeh represented Al Faisaly in 

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AMMAN – The 30th Jordan Football Association (JFA) Shield semifinals today will determine the finalists of this year’s first of four major tournaments on the local agenda. Wihdat face Shabab Urdun while Faisali meet Kufrsoum with the winners advancing to the final match on July 29. The top two teams from each group moved to 

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HRH Prince Ali, the Regent said the Jordan Football Association will work on finding grassroot solutions to the issue of football stadiums facing the Kingdom’s clubs, of which Manshia Bani Hasan club suffers from. During his inspection tour to the Manshia and Balama clubs, Prince Ali praised Manshia’s progress in the various local football tournaments. 

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Amman: Korea Republic qualified for the third round of the 2012 London Olympics Asian qualifiers with a 4-2 aggregate win over Jordan following their 1-1 draw in the second leg on Thursday.  Korea Republic, who had won the first leg 3-1, were trailing three minutes before the half time when Hamza Al Dardour found the 

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