STEVE INSKEEP, Host:
A rough Persian Gulf equivalent of a Super Bowl was played yesterday in Doha, Qatar. The game featured Iraq and Iran on the soccer field. The two neighbors are arch rivals, fueled by a long history of conflict and war.
RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:
Iraq, dressed in all white, scored the game's first goal. But just before halftime, Iran - dressed in red - evened the score.
INSKEEP: It's MORNING EDITION, from NPR News. I'm Steve Inskeep.
MONTAGNE: And I'm Renee Montagne.
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