We Are Determined to Beat Iran, S. Korea Coach Shin Says

Tasnim - South Korean national football team's coach Shin Tae-yong said Wednesday they must defeat Iran in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier.

Australian Referee Green to Officiate S. Korea v Iran in World Cup Qualifier

Tasnim - Peter Daniel Green from Australia has been chosen to officiate the 2018 World Cup qualifier clash between South Korea and Iran in Group A.

Esteghlal Coach Mansourian Attends AFC Elite Club Coaches Forum

Tasnim - Iranian Esteghlal football team's coach Alireza Mansourian has attended the inaugural Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Elite Club Coaches Forum which kicked off on Wednesday.

More than 54,000 tickets sold for S. Korea's World Cup qualifier vs. Iran

Yonhap - South Korea's football governing body said Tuesday more than 50,000 tickets have been sold for the national team's World Cup qualifier against Iran later this week.

Queiroz seeking to avoid 'turbulence' at high-flying Iran

Reuters - Carlos Queiroz says he will not allow “external factors” to influence his decisions as Iran head coach and maintains that Masoud Shojaei was let out of his squad to face South Korea on Thursday for football reasons.

South Korea Must End Iran’s Jinx, says Legend Ahn Jung-hwan

Tasnim - Ahn Jung-hwan insists Korea Republic must forget about its “jinx” against Iran ahead of the East Asian’s crucial FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier.

Carlos Queiroz works wonders in Iran [VIDEO]

ESPN - Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has made the recently released 12-name shortlist for FIFA coach of the Year. But there is a former No. 2 at Old Trafford who is arguably more deserving of inclusion.

We Will Play Speedy Football against Iran, S. Korea Midfielder Ja-cheol Says

Tasnim - FC Augsburg's South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol said Monday they will play speedy football against Iran in the World Cup qualifying campaign.

Alireza Faghani to officiate Japan v Australia in World Cup qualifier

Tehran Times - Iranian referee Alireza Faghani has been chosen to officiate the 2018 World Cup qualifier clash between Japan and Australia.

Carlos Queiroz Names Iran Squad for World Cup Qualifiers

Tasnim - Carlos Queiroz has named his 24-man Iran squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification tournament with South Korea and Syria in Group A.

Mehdi Taremi One to Watch in Final 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifiers

Tasnim - The-AFC.com takes a look at the key players from each of the 12 teams who will be in action as the Road to Russia nears its thrilling climax.

Iran Sports Minister Soltanifar Hopes for World Cup Good Draw

Tasnim - Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Masoud Soltanifar hopes that the Iranian football team book a place in the 2018 World Cup next stage.

We want to keep our unbeaten streak against S. Korea: Carlos Queiroz

Tehran Times - Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz says that they are going to keep their unbeaten streak against South Korea.