Analysis: Korea Republic blanked by Iran as World Cup destiny goes to matchday ten

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)-  Korea Republic’s FIFA 2018 World Cup fate remains in the balance after they were held to a goalless stalemate by the 10-men of Islamic Republic of Iran in their penultimate qualifier in Seoul. Koreans misfire With Uzbekistan losing in China, a win for Korea would have taken them through to Russia 2018 as the second-placed

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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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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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South Korea coach Tae-yong: We are not going to play attacking football against Iran

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- South Korea football coach Shin Tae-yong says that they are not going to play attacking football against Iran. The match against Team Melli will be Shin’s senior coaching debut and will be held at the Seoul Stadium on Aug. 31. South Korea hasn’t beat Iran since 2011, and its last four meetings all ended in

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Korea will defeat Iran in World Cup qualifier: Park Ji-sung

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Former South Korea striker Park Ji-sung believes that they will qualify for the 2018 World Cup after defeating Iran and collecting a draw against Uzbekistan. South Korea will play already-qualified Iran at home, Aug. 31, and an away match against Uzbekistan, Sept. 5. The team currently ranks second with 13 points in Group A.

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Iran fully ready for South Korea challenge, Carlos Queiroz says

(Iransportspress.com | Tasnim) – Iranian national football team’s coach Carlos Queiroz said his players are fully ready for vital match against South Korea in the 2018 World Cup qualifier. Group A leader Iran will host second-placed Korea Republic at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday evening in a high-octane clash as both teams seek to solidify

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Iran Crowned FIBA Asia Challenge Champion

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)-Iranian national basketball team claimed the title of the FIBA Asia Challenge 2016 after defeating South Korea 77-47. Also, Jordan defeated fellow West Asian side Iraq 94-72 in the third place match. Rounding off the top five teams of the tournament were the Chinese, who turned back Japan in their classification game 75-67.

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Moments and Milestones: Ali Daei’s 23 minute masterclass [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- Join the-afc.com as we continue our Moments and Milestones series with a look back to the 1996 AFC Asian Cup, a tournament that will long be remembered for Ali Daei’s stunning quater-final performance. What: Korea Republic 2 Iran 6 (AFC Asian Cup Quarter-final) When: December 16, 1996 Where: Al Maktoum Stadium, Dubai, United

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Iran the best conditioned team in group A, Taj says

(IranSportsPress.com | TehranTimes) – President of Iran Football Federation Mehdi Taj expects positive results when Team Melli starts the 2016 World Cup qualifying. Iran has been drawn in Group A along with South Korea, Uzbekistan, Qatar, China and Syria. “I’ve seen South Korea in its recent international friendly matches and I have to say it

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