Players of Iraq on football held a ritual sacrifice before a home match of the qualifying tournament of the world championship of 2018, with Thailand. Therefore, the members of the national team tried to abort a botched a series of three consecutive defeats at the start of qualifying.
During the ritual, designed to bring the location of Fortune, in a public place they were slaughtered sheep. According to religious belief, such a sacrifice invokes the favor of the gods, who grant in response to luck.
La Seleccin de Irak sacrifica una oveja para cortar la mala racha: Y si aprenden a jugar al ftbol?https://t.co/9SzZmLNxPu pic.twitter.com/6UKcvp6IRs