1998 News Story

Saudi soccer team wins Arab Cup

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz, during a phone call yesterday from Deputy Head of Saudi Youth Welfare Prince Sultan Ibn Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz, extended his greetings and congratulations to the Saudi soccer team. The national team won the Seventh Arab Soccer Tournament that ended yesterday in Doha. On their return to the Kingdom today, the victorious team will be honored at a reception in King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh. Saudi Arabia beat Qatar, the host team, 3 to 1. Obeid Al-Dossary, who scored all three goals for his team, was named outstanding striker of the tournament.