Embassy of the I.R. of Afghanistan in Oslo participated in diplomatic missions football tournament in Oslo called World Embassy Cup on 17th June, 2017. Afghanistan defeated Switzerland, France & UK in its group, IOM in quarter-final so as to play in semi-final against the team of Embassy of Argentina. In an interesting match, Afghanistan Embassy team defeated Argentina 2-1 and qualified for the final of the tournament against the team of Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Norway. Afghanistan team made it 2-2 on the field but won 4-2 in penalty shoot-outs so as to lift the trophy.