Mahdi Abdul-Zahra


Age: 19

Summary: Iraqi up-and-coming international football (soccer) player who played as a defender for the U-23 national football team Al-Kahraba FC in the Iraqi Premier League and was one of the top players for the Iraqi youth football team Electricity Club that is associated with government ministries, and who was also chosen to try out for Iraq's Olympic team.

Cause of Death: Killed in a car bombing

Born: March 17, 1996

Died: March 23, 2015

Baghdad, Iraq