x Abu Dhabi, UAEThursday 27 July 2017

Yemen edge past Zimbabwe

Yemen, who will face the UAE in the Gulf Cup, record a narrow 1-0 win over Zimbabwe in a friendly match.

SANA'A // Yemen recorded a narrow 1-0 win over Zimbabwe in a friendly match at Ali Mohsen Al Muraisi Stadium in Sana'a on Sunday as they continue their preparations for the upcoming Gulf Cup. The striker Ali Al Nono scored the only goal of the game after 32 minutes to steer Mohsen Saleh's side to victory. Yemen will continue their preparations with another friendly against Zimbabwe before heading to Muscat where they will open their Gulf Cup account against the UAE on Jan 5. Saudi Arabia and Qatar make up the UAE's Group B opponents. *PA Sport