By Abdellatif Sharaa
KUWAIT: Fatat women’s football team beat Kuwait 5-2 recently and took the top place in the URC indoor women’s football league with 16 points. Kuwait remain in second place with 10 points. The second match was between Qadsiya and Arabi. Qadsiya won 4-3 following an exciting match. Qadsiya is now in fourth place with 7 points, while Arabi is third on goal difference with 10 points.
Fatat scored five goals, making it hard for Kuwait players, who could only manage one goal in the first half. In the second half, Kuwait’s players tried hard to make a comeback but failed, although they managed to score a second goal. Fatat goal-scorers were Noor Al-Hufaiti, Haifa Al-Qadari (2), Kawther Abbas and Naseema Ghulami. Kuwait’s goals were scored by Fajer Al-Amer and Fajer Mohammad.
In the other game, the second half was exciting after the yellow shirts were up by two goals, with the score at 4-2. The green shirts scored another and did their best to almost equalize, if not for goalkeeper Lura Ibrahim.