The best underdog story in sport is happening now as Syria tries it make to the World Cup

Kabir Chibber
The best underdog story in sport is happening now as Syria tries it make to the World Cup

There are not many feel-good stories at the moment in Syria, which is in its sixth year of civil war. Here’s one. The Syrian national soccer team has somehow made it to the playoffs to qualify for the World Cup to be held next year in Russia. It will play Australia twice in a week,…

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