Published On: Thu, Apr 4th, 2013

Raja Casablanca is Out of the Arab Federation Cup for Clubs



By Youssef Nahid

Morocco News Tribune



California, U.S.A|Raja Casablanca is out of the Arab Federation Cup for clubs after a 2-2 draw to the Kuwait Al-Arabi in a semi-final match which took place Wednesday evening at Abdi stadium in El-jadida.

Raja was ahead of the game by two goals scored by Mohsen Metwally in the minutes 67( through a penalty kick) and 73, before Mohamed Sayed Adnan and Abdul Qadir scored the tying goals for the Arabi team, first goal in minute 89 and equalizer in stoppage time.

The first leg, which took place on March 12 on the pitch of Salem in Kuwait, had ended in a 1-1 draw.

The Kuwaiti team will meet in the final game the Algerian capital’s team Al-Ittihad, which was able to secure a hard won victory on Tuesday in Cairo over the Egyptian host Ismaili in penalty kicks (4-3), after the game ended scoreless .

The final game will be held in Kuwait on April 24.