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Iraqi footballer Ali Jasim: AFC U23 Asian Cup’s top scorer

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – In a dazzling display of skill and determination, Iraqi footballer Ali Jasim emerged as the leading scorer in the AFC U23 Asian Cup. Throughout the tournament’s six matches, the 20-year-old striker showcased his prowess on the field, netting an impressive total of four goals.

Jasim’s exceptional performance not only secured him the title of top scorer but also earned him the Man of the Match award on three separate matches.

With his dynamic attacking style and knack for finding the back of the net, Jasim has undoubtedly solidified his position as one of the rising stars in Asian football, garnering attention and admiration from Iraqi fans and international pundits alike.

Hailing from Iraq’s capital Baghdad, Jasim plies his trade as a forward for the esteemed Iraqi club Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya.

Iraq’s U23 national team qualified for this year’s Olympic games in Paris by defeating Indonesia 2-1 in the third-place playoff match of the AFC U23 tournament taken place in Qatar. Zaid Tahseen of Iraq equalized after Indonesia’s opening goal was scored by Ivan Janner. Ali Jasim scored the game-winning goal for Iraq in extra time.

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