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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Iran, Algeria friendly match rescheduled

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- The friendly match between Iran and Algeria football teams has been brought forward. The match was originally scheduled for early June in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium but the Algerian media have reported the warm-up game will be held in March. The Iranian national football team has been grouped with Spain, Portugal and Morocco in the 2018

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2017 World’s Best National Team Coach: Carlos Queiroz at 7th Place

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran national football team’s head coach Carlos Queiroz sits in seventh place at the world’s best national team coach in 2017. The Germany-based International Federation of Football History & Statistics (IFFHS) has announced its annual World’s Best National Team Coach ranking, and Joachim Low won it a second time after claiming the title in

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Iran to Play Algeria in Friendly on June 2nd 2018 in Tehran

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Head coach of Iran national football team Carlos Queiroz says Team Melli will play a friendly match against Algeria ahead of the 2018 World Cup. According to Queiroz, Iran will face Algeria in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on June 2. Team Melli will kick of the 2018 World Cup with a match against Morocco in Group

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Iran’s Tactics is “Reactive Football”: The Guardian

(IranSportsPress.com-The Guardian)- The main aspect of Carlos Queiroz’s tactics is “reactive football” with a deep-lying defense and quick counterattacks. Iran has been drawn along wit, Spain, Portugal and Morocco in Group B of the 2018 World Cup. Team Melli is playing in a second successive World Cup for the first time. Queiroz’s men were the first

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Iran match will be decisive, Morocco coach Renard Says

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Morocco coach Herve Renard says their first match against Iran national football team will be very crucial. Morocco has been drawn against Iran, Spain and Portugal in Group B of the 2018 World Cup. Renard set his sights on their opener against Iran as a potential difference-maker in his team’s campaign. “Our first match against

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