The group stage of Jeem Cup concluded today with Jordan’s Al Boukhari School snatching the remaining semi final berth by defeating Lebanon’s Al Rahma 3-0.
Both sides were tied at six point and a win today was vital to secure second place in Group B behind the group winners Oman’s Sultan Said bin Taymour School who defeated Qatar’s Al Khor School 3-2 today to maintain their 100 percent record.
In the other matches today, the battle for top spot in Group A between Tunisia’s Al Mansoura School and group leaders Bahrain’s Malek bin Anas School ended in a goalless draw, which meant that the North Africans finished second on goal difference.
Morocco’s Awlad Sidi Shanan School defeated Palestine’s Hosni Al Ashhab School 4-1 to secure their first three points and finish fourth in Group A.
In the semifinals on Saturday, Bahrain’s Malek bin Anas School will face Jordan’s Al Boukhari School, while Oman’s Sultan Said bin Taymoor School take on Tunisia’s Al Mansoura School.
Jeem Cup is organized by the Doha-based leading Children