(iransportspress) – blackmorevale – Mario Gotze’s stunning strike in extra time secured Germany’s first World Cup since reunification – bringing down the curtain on a memorable tournament in Brazil. This year’s World Cup has been regarded by many as one of the most entertaining tournaments in years. What was your favourite moment? Leave a comment
(IranSportsPress.com) | The Guardian – Against Bosnia, a coach whose side have concentrated on defense will have to do more if they are to make the last 16 Only two sides in this World Cup went longer before conceding their first goal than Iran – and when that goal was scored it was a brilliant
(TehranTimes) – Alireza Faghani of Iran was assigned to be the fourth official for the World Cup’s opening match on Thursday night, when Brazil plays Croatia in São Paolo. Faghani, 36, has been a FIFA listed referee since 2008, only a year after officiating in the top flight league in Iran. Faghani showed a red
SAO PAULO (espnfc)- Iran defeated Trinidad and Tobago 2-0 in their World Cup warm-up on Sunday played in a stadium that was empty apart from a few journalists. Ehsan Haji Safi scored late in the first half and Dutch-born Reza Ghoochannejhad, who plays for Championship team Charlton Athletic, added a goal early in the second.
Reza Goochannejhad, the Team Melli striker who has scored 9 goals in his 13 appearances and is visiting his hometown of Mashad for the first time in twenty years made the statement in a setting with local reporters. He continued by saying that Carlos Quiroz is one of the most respected coaches in Europe and
ISHAAN THAROOR (The Washington Post) – The official slogans of each of the 32 national teams taking part in this summer’s soccer World Cup in Brazil are out and have been circulated — and ridiculed — online. WorldViews presents our definitive grades for each nation’s chosen slogan and, in some cases, offers correctives or alternative
(ESPN) ESPN hired Brazilian artist Cristiano Siqueira to make unique World Cup posters for all 32 teams in the tournament. They each feature the national team’s nickname and star player, and they all have a distinct style. Our favorites are Switzerland, Japan, and Greece. They’re fantastic. ALGERIA ARGENTINA AUSTRALIA BELGIUM BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA