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Basra gets Gulf Cup 2015

Gulf Daily News reports:

The 22nd Gulf Cup has been approved to take place in Al Basra, south of Iraq in 2015, the GCC Football Organising Committee announced yesterday following a meeting at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Bahrain on the sidelines of the ongoing 21st Gulf Cup.

Chaired by tournament Executive Committee head and Bahrain Football Association president Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa, yesterday's meeting was attended by representatives of all participating countries.

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