Syrian Football Team Continues Preparations

Published February 16th, 2000 - 02:00 GMT

The Syrian football team failed on Sunday to score against North Korea and the game ended 0-0.  


The friendly match held in Damascus was part of the Syrians' preparations for the Asian Nations Cup qualifications. The Cup games will take place later this year in Lebanon, Tishrin daily reports.  


On Sunday, the two teams offered a lack-luster performance compared with their previous match five days earlier, which Syria won 5-1. The Korean team is heading now to Lebanon to play there against the national team. 

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