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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Iran announces final squad for World Cup qualifier matches against Qatar and China

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran has announced 23-man squad for its upcoming 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Qatar and China. Iran will play Qatar on March 23 in Doha and meet China five days later in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Team Melli has been drawn along with South Korea, Uzbekistan, China, Qatar and Syria in Group A of

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Iran names squad for World Cup qualifiers against Qatar, China

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Carlos Queiroz has named his 19-man Iran squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification tournament with Qatar and China in Group A. Team Melli will play Qatar on March 23 in Doha and host China five days later in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Team Melli has been drawn along with South Korea, Uzbekistan, China, Qatar

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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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Russia 2018 Asian qualifiers: Iran beats Uzbekistan in Tashkent[HD VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- A Jalal Hosseini header ended Uzbekistan’s 100% record in third round qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup as Islamic Republic of Iran defeated the Central Asians 1-0 in Tashkent on Thursday. Uzbekistan came into the tie on the back of 1-0 wins over Syria and Qatar, but Hosseini’s goal on 27 minutes

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Russia 2018 Asian Qualifiers 3rd round: UZBEKISTAN vs IRAN PREVIEW

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)-Uzbekistan boast Group A’s only 100% record after wins over Syria and Qatar but they will face another tough test with the visit of Islamic Republic of Iran who are also undefeated in their own Russia 2018 Asian Qualifying Third Round campaign so far. Uzbekistan coach Samvel Babayan believes his side are facing

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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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