Baghdad - INA
FIFA President Gianni Infantino sent a message of condolences to the President of the Iraqi Football Association's normalization committee, Iyad Bunyan, on the death of the former international player, Ahmed Radi.
"I would like to express my heartfelt condolences on the death of the former international player, coach and legend Ahmed Radi," he said in the condolence telegram that the Iraqi News Agency (INA) obtained a copy of, "noting that the words are not sufficient to express the sadness he feels for this loss, which It affects Iraqi football. "
"Radi crowned his career 121 times in which he represented Iraq by scoring 62 goals. He was part of the national team that participated in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, and scored the only Iraqi goal in the tournament. He also participated in the 1988 Olympic football tournament in Seoul, and won At the 1982 Asian Games, as well as winning the Gulf Cup in 1984 and 1988. "