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Iran look to edge closer, duo aim to bounce back

(IranSportsPress.com-FIFA)- Tuesday’s match day 7 in Asia could see Carlos Queiroz’s take another major step towards Russia 2018 by strengthening their position at the Group A summit. Group B joints leaders Saudi Arabia and Japan will, meanwhile, hope to continue their winning form against Iraq and Thailand respectively as they aim to consolidate their places

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China preparing for match against Iran: Marcello Lippi

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- China’s newly appointed national football team coach Marcello Lippi says that they are preparing to face Iran in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification. Group A struggler China pulled off a major upset by seeing off Korea Republic at home. With the spirited win, its first in this third round,  the team moved out of

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Team-Melli central defender, Jalal Hosseini selected in France Football XI team

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- Iranian international defender Jalal Hosseini has been selected among the ‘France Football XI’ team in the 2018 World qualifications. Hosseini opened Uzbekistan’s goal with a header in Tashkent last week in Group A of the 2018 World Cup qualifier. “I am very happy to be part of the 11 players who have been selected

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Russia 2018 Asian Qualifires third round: IRAN 1-0 KOREA REPUBLIC(HD VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com |  AFC)- Sardar Azmoun scored the only of the game as Islamic Republic of Iran maintained their unbeaten start to their campaign to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia with a 1-0 win over Korea Republic on Tuesday evening The 21-year-old Rostov forward netted in the 25th minute as Carlos Queiroz’s

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Russia 2018 Asian Qualifiers 3rd round: IRAN vs KOREA REPUBLIC PREVIEW

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- Group A leaders Islamic Republic of Iran entertain second-placed Korea Republic at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday evening in a high-octane clash as both teams seek to solidify their hopes of securing a place at the finals of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. Iran coach Carlos Queiroz keen to see crunch match against

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Iranian fans may be well-behaved at Tuesday’s football match

(IranSportsPress.com | Donga)- Its location at the highlands of 2,000-meter altitude causes athletes to consume a lot of physical energy, while loud cheers coming from tens of thousands of Iranian fans make them feel threatened. In fact, the Korean team has never won the Iranian one in its visiting matches against Iranian team with the

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South Korea Captain Ki Sung-yueng: We are united to beat Iran

(IranSportsPress.com | Yonhap News)- South Korean football captain Ki Sung-yueng said Friday the players are determined to collect an away victory against Iran in the upcoming World Cup qualifier. South Korea will face Iran at Azadi Stadium in Tehran on Tuesday for their fourth match in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World

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South Korea coach Uli Stielike: Iranian fans put pressure on visitors

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- South Korea’s football coach, Uli Stielike, said Iranian fans will put pressure on visitors. Stielike made the remark ahead of South Korea’s crucial match against Iran. The Korean team will play Team Melli on Tuesday in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium in the final Asian qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. “Iranian fans’ avid

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WCQ Group A PREVIEW: Asian underdogs out to avenge past defeats

(IranSportsPress.com | FIFA.com)- Asia’s big four – the quartet that represented the continent at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ – face familiar foes as the third qualifying round reaches the third matchday on Thursday. High-flying Australia are hoping to continue their 100 per cent start with an away win against Saudi Arabia, while both Korea Republic

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