Table-topping Islamic Republic of Iran have announced their squad for their upcoming FIFA 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Qatar and China.
Esteghlal midfielder Rouzbeh Cheshmi has reached agreement with Iran Professional League side Saba and attended in their training on Wednesday.
Saipa football club has rejected the resignation of the team’s head coach Hossein Faraki.
By Shervin Gilani
The excitement of Iran’s opening match in the final round of the AFC World Cup qualifiers for Russia 2018 overshadowed an equally important off the field event.
Injury time goals from Reza Ghoochannejhad and Alireza Jahanbaksh secured a dramatic 2-0 win for three-time FIFA World Cup qualifiers Iran over Qatar at the Azadi Stadium on Thursday evening as Carlos Queiroz’s side made a winning start in their attempt to advance to Russia 2018.
Iranian international player Ashkan Dejagah believes that Qatar football team is in a good condition and may cause problems for Iran in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying stage.
Former Esteghlal goalkeeper Vahid Talebloo has agreed to join Foolad Khuzestan after parting company with the Blues by mutual consent.