Veteran Iraqi striker Younis Mahmoud has been one of the greatest icons of Asian football in the 21st century. Now, this imposing figure stands between Thailand and the point they need in Thursday's 2018 World Cup qualifier in Tehran to progress to the final stage on the road to Russia 2018.
As the War Elephants try to stop the Desert Fox, here are five highlights of the 37-year-old's illustrious career:
1. Scoring the goal that put Iraq on top of the world
Cast your mind back to the 2007 Asian...