Carlos Queiroz: The Adopted Son Of Iran

(IranSportsPress.com-TheSportsMan)- Carlos Queiroz has become a treasure in Iran, and after making history with the international team he wants a reoccurrence next year to ensure Team Melli don’t go to Russia as tourists. On June 12, Iran qualified for the World Cup — the first time they’ll be in back-to-back competitions — and now, under former

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Analysis: Azmoun and a watertight defence book Iran’s ticket to Russia

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Pragmatism is the fundamental coaching philosophy of Carlos Queiroz and the Portuguese coach, once again, allied defensive solidity and attacking efficiency for Iran to defeat Uzbekistan en route to Team Melli securing their place at next year’s FIFA World Cup. A fifth appearance at the World Cup and the country’s first-ever back-to-back qualification underline

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Omani Abu Bakar chosen to officiate Iran v Uzbekistan match

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Ahmed Abu Bakar Said Al-Kaf has been chosen to officiate Iran and Uzbekistan match in the 2018 World Cup qualifier. The match has been scheduled on Monday in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Team Melli will confirm their place at the FIFA World Cup should they defeat third-placed Uzbekistan in Group A. Abu Bakar will be assisted

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Queiroz pragmatism proves key yet again for Iran

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Another game at the Azadi Stadium yielded yet another victory for Carlos Queiroz and his Islamic Republic of Iran side as Team Melli moved a step closer to the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 finals next year with a 1-0 win over China. Mehdi Taremi’s (pictured) solitary goal means Iran remain unbeaten in qualifying, boasting

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Marcello Lippi praises Team-Melli

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- China coach Marcello Lippi praised Iran’s defense after suffering a 1-0 defeat to Team Melli in the 2018 World Cup qualifier in Tehran on Tuesday. In Group A, Iran maintained its undefeated run by edging China at home. Mehdi Taremi, the scorer of the match-winner in the last outing against Qatar, was again the

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