IranSportsPress.com. FIFA announced today that there will be a new draw procedure entirely based on FIFA rankings. This means the eight weakest teams according to the FIFA ranking will be in pot 4. Iran will most certainly be in pot 3 together with a lot of teams from Europe. Sweden, Denmark, Serbia and Croatia are
(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz praised Iranian fans for their support for the team. This month’s 2-0 win over Uzbekistan made Iran the first Asian team to qualify for Russia, clinching top spot in Group A with two games to spare – and without a single goal conceded in 720 minutes of football.
(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran football team, also known as Team Melli, will participate at the 2018 World Cup with “80 million people, one nation, one heartbeat,” slogan. Unbeaten in eight qualifying games, Iran have been in dominant form in Group A, having yet to concede a goal on the Road to Russia. Iran national football team advanced
JOHN DUERDEN (IranSportsPress.com-USAToday)- If Marcello Lippi and China are to have any chance of going to the 2018 World Cup then they are going to have to pass what is currently the toughest test in Asian soccer — a game against Iran in front of 100,000 fans in Tehran. After six games of 10 already played
(IranSportsPress.com-scmp.com)- China will play Iran on Tuesday and will be brimming with confidence following their hard-fought win over South Korea on Thursday. Tuesday’s 2018 World Cup qualifier in Tehran is not just between Iran and China but is a meeting between two of the highest-profile coaches ever to work in Asian football. Carlos Queiroz is
(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Iran will look to at least maintain their one-point lead over Korea Republic when they travel to Doha to take on Qatar on Thursday. Carlos Queiroz’s side are the only unbeaten team in Group A but, after Sardor Azmoun’s goal secured a 1-0 victory over the Taeguk Warriors on Matchday Four, Iran saw their
(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian strikers Sardar Azmoun and Reza Ghoochannejhad are ‘Players to Watch’ against Qatar football team. Team Melli will face Qatar in Doha’s Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium in Asia’s third qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia on Thursday. Young Sardar Azmoun may be Iran’s top-scorer in this qualifying campaign with eight goals.
(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian national football team’s head coach Carlos Queiroz says that they are going to secure back-to-back World Cup qualification. Team Melli will look to at least maintain its one-point lead over Korea Republic when the team takes on Qatar in the Russia 2018 Asian Qualifier on Thursday. Carlos Queiroz’s side is the only unbeaten
(IranSportsPress.com | ESPNFC) – Former Wolfsburg midfielder Ashkan Dejagah has re-signed for the German club on a free transfer from Qatari First Division side Al-Arabi Sports Club. The 30-year-old enjoyed a five-year spell with the Wolves, whom he joined from Hertha Berlin in 2007, the highlight being the Bundesliga title win with the Green-Whites in
(IranSportsPress.com | The Korea Times)- South Korea traveled to Tehran to face Iran in an Asian World Cup qualifying match Tuesday, with an eye on ending a winless drought that has last for more than four decades. South Korea instead suffered a 1-0 loss at Azadi Stadium, dropping to two draws and five defeats in the Iranian