Focus, Iran’s key to success against the U.S.

Iran USA

Tehran Times - Iran are on the verge of qualifying for the World Cup knockout stage for the first time and that’s the time to make it happen.

Mateu Lahoz appointed referee for Iran and the U.S. match

Antonio Miguel Mateu Lahoz

Tehran Times - Antonio Miguel Mateu Lahoz has been appointed to officiate the match between Iran and the U.S.

Iran to File Complaint to FIFA Ethics Committee against US Soccer Team

FIFA

Tasnim – The legal adviser of the Iranian Football Federation, Safia Allah Faghanpour, said the sports association will file a complaint against the US Soccer Team with FIFA’s Ethics Committee after the US Men's National Soccer Team disrespected the national flag of Iran.

Iran’s Faghani to Referee Portugal v Uruguay Match

Alireza Faghani Neymar

Tasnim – Iranian referee Alireza Faghani has been chosen to officiate the match between Portugal and Uruguay in the 2022 World Cup.

Queiroz tells Klinsmann to resign and visit Iran camp after BBC comments

Klinsmann

The Guardian - Carlos Queiroz has demanded Jürgen Klinsmann resign from his role on Fifa’s technical study group after calling his comments about the Iran team “a disgrace to football”.

No political football for Iran World Cup clash: Berhalter

Gregg Berhalter

Tehran Times - The U.S. coach Gregg Berhalter said politics would not come into his team's must-win World Cup match against Iran.

Iran one step closer to 2022 World Cup knockout stage

Iran World Cup 2022

Tehran Times - Iran football team are one step closer to qualifying for the 2022 FIFA World Cup knockout stage thanks to the U.S. and England’s stalemate.

LAZIO INTERESTED IN IRAN AND PORTO FORWARD TAREMI

Mehdi Taremi

Football-Italia - Lazio are reportedly considering a potential bid for Iran and FC Porto striker Mehdi Taremi, hoping he can play in place of or alongside Ciro Immobile.

Iran protesters confronted at World Cup game against Wales

Iran Wales Mahsa Amini

BBC - Confrontations between pro-Iran government fans and protesters broke out at the country's second World Cup match in Qatar on Friday.

Dominant Iran earn vital win over Wales in 2022 World Cup [VIDEO]

Rouzbeh Cheshmi

Tehran Times - Iran football team earned a vital 2-0 win over Wales in Group B of the 2022 FIFA World Cup at the Ahmad bin Ali Stadium on Friday.

Furious Iran boss Carlos Queiroz confronts BBC journalist after press conference

Carlos Queiroz BBC

Mirror - Iran boss Carlos Queiroz confronted a BBC journalist after his side's press conference to berate her over tough questioning.

Iranian soccer player arrested amid World Cup scrutiny

Voria Ghafouri

AP - Iran arrested a prominent former member of its national soccer team on Thursday over his criticism of the government as authorities grapple with nationwide protests that have cast a shadow over its competition at the World Cup.

Mario Escobar to officiate Iran, Wales match

Mario Escobar

Tehran Times - Guatemalan Mario Alberto Escobar Toca will officiate the match between Iran and Wales in Group B of the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

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