Iran sets new record in World Cup Qualifiers:12 consecutive match without conceding a goal

(IranSportsPress.com-ifpnews.com)- Iran’s national football team has set a new record in FIFA World Cup qualifier matches by playing 12 consecutive matches, 1108 minutes, without conceding a single goal. Iran’s Thursday match with South Korea, which ended with a 0-0 draw, was the 12th match in a row that the Iranian cheetahs passed with a clean

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10-man Iran draws with South Korea in 2018 World Cup Qualifiers(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- The Iranian national football team played out a goalless draw with South Korea at the 2018 World Cup qualifier at Seoul World Cup Stadium on Thursday. The Iranian team was reduced to 10 men in the 55th minute after Australian referee Peter Green showed a red card to Saeid Ezzatollahi. Team Melli kept its unbeaten

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Payam Sadeghian joins Turkey’s Osmanlıspor

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Former Persepolis midfielder Payam Sadeghian joined Turkish football club Osmanlıspor on Wednesday. Osmnlıspor, currently playing in Turkey’s Süper Lig, was founded as “Ankara Belediye Spor Kulübü” (Ankara Municipality Sport Club) in 1978. The 25-year-old midfielder has joined Osmanlıspor on a one-year contract for an undisclosed fee. Sadeghian was on the verge of joining Iranian club

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Despite securing World Cup spot, Iran football coach eager to beat South Korea

(IranSportsPress.com-Yonhap News Agency)- Iran football coach Carlos Queiroz said Wednesday his side will try to collect a victory against South Korea in order to maintain their undefeated and clean sheet record in the World Cup qualifying campaign. Iran and South Korea will go head-to-head at Seoul World Cup Stadium on Thursday. Both teams are in Group

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Australian Referee Daniel Green to officiate South Korea vs Iran in World Cup qualifiers

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Peter Daniel Green from Australia has been chosen to officiate the 2018 World Cup qualifier clash between South Korea and Iran in Group A. The Taeguk Warriors will host Iran on Thursday at the World Cup Stadium in Seoul. Green will be assisted with his countrymen David Walsh and Nathan Macdonald. Green, 39, is

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Carlos Queiorz seeking to avoid ‘turbulence’ at high-flying Iran

(IranSportsPress.com- uk.reuters.com)- Carlos Queiroz says he will not allow “external factors” to influence his decisions as Iran head coach and maintains that Masoud Shojaei was let out of his squad to face South Korea on Thursday for football reasons. Iran, who have already qualified for next year’s World Cup finals, travelled to Seoul without veteran

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Carlos Queiroz invites Iranian-Swedish footballer Saman Ghoddos

IranSportsPress.com-  Saman Ghoddos born and raised in Sweden has finally after a lot of speculation choose to play for Iran. Ghoddos might theoretically still be eligible for Sweden if he doesn’t enter the field in any of the last two Iran’s qualifiers against South Korea and Syria however with  the news coming out regarding to

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We will play speedy football against Iran, S. Korea Midfielder Ja-cheol Says

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- FC Augsburg’s South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol said Monday they will play speedy football against Iran in the World Cup qualifying campaign. Koo is one of the 26 players who have been called up by head coach Shin Tae-yong for South Korea’s last two matches in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2018

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Querioz announces 24 men squad for Iran’s last two World Cup qualifiers matches

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iranian-Swedish midfielder Saman Ghoddos has been invited to Iran national football team. Ghoddos is one of the 24 players called up by head coach Carlos Queiroz for Iran’s last two matches in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Team Melli will play South Korea in Seoul next Thursday and

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