World Cup '98

Obayiuwana, Osasu
January 1998
Middle East;Jan98, Issue 274, p35
Reports that the draw for teams entering the finals of the 1998 World Cup was held at the Stade Velodrome, football stadium in Marseille, France. Names of Middle Eastern teams that qualified for event; Information on these teams.


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