Iraq 2-0 Hong Kong: Iraq hosts competitive football for first time in eight years

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Because they conquer Hong Kong 2-0 in a World Cup qualifier iraq played their first competitive fixture at home land.
Fifa because 2011 had prohibited the country from hosting games besides friendlies due to safety issues.
However, last year, the ban was lifted and Iraq made certain it was a return to the 65,000-seater stadium of Basra.
Before a penalty was added by Ali Adnan the scoring started.

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