Today, Thursday, the official Iraqi news agency reported that the Gulf Football Association has voted unanimously to host the 25th Gulf Cup in Iraq.
And she stated in a press release that “The Gulf Arab Cup Federation has voted unanimously to host Basra to host the 25th Gulf Championship scheduled for early next year 2023, so Iraq will host the tournament for the second time.” “. time after it was held in 1979 in Baghdad.
She added: “The vote came at the meeting of the heads of federations of the Gulf, which took place today, Thursday, after the delegation of the Persian Gulf was convinced of the readiness of Iraq and the presence of all requirements for the success of this right.”
This is the second time Iraq will host the Gulf Cup after the first in 1979 in the capital Baghdad which won its title.