Kuwait retains Gulf Futsal title after beating Qatar
Kuwait futsal team rewarded with Gulf Futsal Championship
Kuwait futsal team continued to be the titleholder of the 2nd Gulf Futsal Championship after defeating Qatar 5-2 on Wednesday in the final match.
The match witnessed the Kuwaiti side imposing their control over most of the time played, also scoring first by Hamad Al-Awadi in the second minute of the match.
However, the Qatari team leveled the fields through Lucas Oliveira in the seventh minute, but later Kuwait regained the lead by scoring again by Al-Faris in the ninth minute and again in the 15th minute.
In the second half the Qatari team scored their second goal in the 35th minute by the same player, but the Kuwaiti team was able to end the match by scoring two goals through Abdulrahman Al-Taweel in the 36th minute and the 39th and win the championship.
The Kuwaiti side continued to be the champs after the first tournament hosted in UAE last year, while the Qatari took second place and UAE third after beating Oman in earlier match for the third and fourth spots.
Kuwaiti team player Ahmad Al-Faris won the championship top scorer with nine goals, while the Qatari team won the ideal team cup.