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Last Updated: Monday, 15 May 2006, 09:00 GMT 10:00 UK
World Cup warm-up games
Details of Saudi Arabia's warm-up matches ahead of their 2006 World Cup campaign in Germany.

1 March 2006
Saudi Arabia 0-3 Portugal
Dusseldorf, Germany

  • Saudi Arabia struggled in a game in which Manchester United's Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brace with on-loan Chelsea midfielder Maniche also netting.

    15 March 2006
    Saudi Arabia 2-2 Iraq
    Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

  • The hosts took the lead twice, through Nawaf Al Temyat and Sami Al Jaber, but were pegged back on each occasion, the second occasion coming in injury-time.

    28 March 2006
    Saudi Arabia 1-2 Poland
    Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

  • Saudi Arabia gave themselves hope when Redha Taker headed home a free-kick to square the match after 27 minutes, but they could not capitalise on the goal.

    11 May 2006
    Belgium 2-1 Saudi Arabia
    Sittard, Netherlands

  • Having gone behind early, Saudi Arabia levelled when Belgium's Bart Goor deflected a free kick but they conceded a second after 55 minutes.

    14 May 2006
    Saudi Arabia 1-0 Togo
    Amsterdam, Netherlands

  • Malek Ali Al-Hawsawi collected Mohammed Ameen Haidar's throughball to score the only goal of the game with five minutes remaining.

    26 May 2006
    Saudi Arabia 0-2 Czech Republic
    Innsbruck, Austria

  • Milan Baros of Aston Villa and Marek Jankulovski of AC Milan scored the goals which condemned Saudi Arabia to defeat.

    31 May 2006
    Saudi Arabia 0-1 Turkey
    Offenbach, Germany

  • Saudi Arabia suffered their second successive loss after Necati scored the only goal in the 59th minute in front of a crowd of 9,000 spectators.

    7 June 2006
    Saudi Arabia v Bosnia-Herzegovina
    Munich, Germany


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