Iran vs. Spain 2018 World Cup: Spain pierces Iran’s defense, earns much-needed 1-0 win

(IranSportsPress – Washington Post) The win Spain desperately needed came after just that: 94 minutes of desperate, sprinting, all-out soccer that yielded only one goal and very nearly another. La Furia Roja defeated Iran, 1-0, to earn a much-needed three points in Group B and keep alive hopes of advancing to the World Cup’s knockout

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Iran Striker Mehdi Taremi Likely to Miss Morocco Match

(IranSportsPress- Tansim) – Team Melli striker Mehdi Taremi will likely miss his first World Cup game against Morocco, scheduled for Friday June 15. Al Gharafa’s striker is considered as one of the best assets of the Iranian team. The football player sustained an injury in Iran’s last friendly game against Lithuania on June 8. If

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Karim Ansarifard: Iran not easy opponent at World Cup

(IranSportsPress – Tehran Times) TEHRAN – Iran international striker Karim Ansarifard says Team Melli will not be an easy opponent in World Cup. Team Melli have been drawn in Group B of the 2018 World Cup along with Spain, Morocco and Portugal. The Iran national football team will open the campaign with a match against Morocco

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Iran outclass Riyad Mahrez and Algeria [Video Highlights]

(IranSportsPress – Fox Asia)  – Iran produced a fine display on Tuesday as they continued to build towards the 2018 FIFA World Cup with a 2-1 triumph over Algeria at the Merkur Arena in Graz. It took Team Melli just 11 minutes to open the scoring when Sardar Azmoun climbed majestically to meet a right-wing

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Iran is Asia’s best hope in 2018 FIFA World Cup

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran is the Asia’s best hope going to the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Asia Times reported. In 2014, Iran was the best of a bad bunch and only lost to Argentina courtesy of a last-minute moment of magic from Lionel Messi. Now, Team Melli has not only qualified for successive World Cups for the

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Team-Melli to play Algeria in March in Paris

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran national football team will play a friendly match with Algeria in March, according to Hakim Medane, Algerian FA executive committee member. “We’ve reached an agreement with the Iranian federation for a friendly match in next March in a European country. We will also face Portugal on 7 or 8 June in Lisbon,” Medane

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2018 FIFA World Cup Prepration: Team-Melli to play Peru in a friendly match

IranSportsPress.com- According to the head of Iran Football Federation, Mehdi Taj, Iran National Team will play against Peru on March 18th, 2018. Both countries booked their tickets for 2018 FIFA World Cup. Iran will face Morocco, Portugal and Spain and Peru will play against France, Australia and Denmark in next year FIFA World Cup. Peru

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Australia wants to play friendly with Iran: Official

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- The Australian Ambassador to Iran, Ian Biggs, has offered a friendly match between Iran and Australia as part of preparation for the 2018 World Cup. At a meeting held in Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) headquarters on Monday, the official announced their interest in playing a warm-up match with the best

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