NEW ZEALAND EDGES OMAN IN A FRIENDLY MATCH

New Zealand edged hosts Oman 1-0 in a friendly at the Seeb Sports Stadium on Thursday.

New Zealand captain Chris Wood scored in the fifth minute as the All Whites tasted victory for the first time in 13 matches since beating Saudi Arabia in September 2013.

Paul Le Guen’s Red Warriors left for Turkmenistan on Friday to play their 2018 World Cup Group D qualifier in Ashgabat on November 17.

SOURCE: MUSCAT DAILY