Khalil claims UAE victory over Kuwait & Iraq beat Bahrain on penalties
UAE 1 – Kuwait 0 (Gulf Cup, January 15, 2013) Ahmed Khalil’s last minute winner earned the UAE a place in the final.
Iraq 1* – Bahrain 1 (Gulf Cup, January 15, 2013) (Pens. 4-2) Younis Mahmoud’s opener was levelled up by a great free-kick from Husain Ali Baba. The highlight of the penalty shoot-out was an amazing Panenka from Younis Mahmoud.