UAE lifts Gulf Cup after beating Iraq in final

Extra-time winner secures second cup triumph in six years for UAE national team
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Emirati players celebrate after winning the final of the 21st Gulf Cup on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Ali Salem (R) of UAE head the ball in front of Iraq's goalkeeper during the 21st Gulf Cup's final between United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Iraq on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Hussam al-Sarry (R) of Iraq vies with Mohannad Salem of UAE as he attempts to score during the 21st Gulf Cup's final between United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Iraq on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Emarati Omar Abdelrahman (C), who was awarded best player of the 21st Gulf Cup, celebrates near teammates after his team won the Cup's final on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Emirati coach Mahdi Ali raises the trophy after his team won the final of the 21st Gulf Cup on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Emirati players celebrate with their trophy after winning the final of the 21st Gulf Cup on January 18, 2013 in Manama. United Arab Emirates won 2-1 against Iraq. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Younus Mahmoud (L) of Iraq celebrates with teammate Mohanad Abdulraheem after scoring a goal against United Arab Emirates during their 21st Gulf Cup football match final in Manama, on January 18, 2013. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Emirati footballer Omar Abdul Rahman (C) celebrates after scoring a goal against Iraq in the final match of the 21st Gulf Cup in Manama, on January 18, 2013. (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)
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Supporters of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) wave scarfs prior the start of the Gulf Cup's final football match between UAE and Iraq on January 18, 2013 in Manama . (MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)