Czechs beat Iceland in Qatar football tournament

In football, the Czech team beat Iceland 2:1 in its first appearance in a mini tournament in Qatar.

The Czech goals were scored by Tomáš Souček in the first half with the second by substitute and fellow Slavia Pragu player Jan Sýkora before Iceland pulled one back.

The Czechs face Qatar on Saturday. Czech manager Karel Jarolím said former World Cup competitor Iceland was a quality team and said his team put in a good performance which could be built on.