LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – Iraq vs. Liberia 2013 (live score below) battles in a soccer friendly today. The two teams head to Bagdad stadium for another international friendly Friday. Both teams however are coming off of mixed results in recent games.
Iraq vs. Liberia 2013 (start time 6:30 am PST) features two teams with decent, but inconsistent records. Iraq had three wins but two losses in their last five games. Liberia in contrast has two wins, two losses and one draw in their last five showdowns.
Iraq in January was defeated by UAE in the Gulf Cup. It then came back to beat Malaysia in three goal win against a scoreless Malaysia. Iraq went on to beat Indonesia as well in a one goal game. Since then, Iraq had been defeated by China. Its most recent game was against Syria, beating them by one goal.
After today’s game, Iraq heads into World Cup qualifiers next month. The team battles Oman, then Japan and later Australia in the month of June. Liberia, as well, heads to World Cup qualifiers next month. It will face Uganda, Senegal and Angola in June, officials tell news.
The team, however, has played only one other game this year. That was a qualifier against Uganda, that Liberia won, in March. Liberia’s previous four games were back in fall of last year. They beat Malawi and Ghana but were defeated by Niger and Nigeria. For live score updates today click HERE.