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South Korea and Iran bury hatchet

ESPN staff | July, 2 2013

South Korea and Iran have announced that they are to sign a sports exchange agreement later this week, bringing an end to the bitter feud that broke out during their World Cup qualifying campaign.

Queiroz triggers Iran contract extension

ESPN staff | June, 21 2013

Carlos Queiroz has had his contract with Iran extended through to the 2014 World Cup after successfully guiding the nation to next summer's finals.

Osieck: Young talents driven out of A-League

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | June, 20 2013

Australia manager Holger Osieck has told kicker that the lack of fresh talent in the country is partially down to the A-League's current structure.

Korea begin search for World Cup coach

ESPN staff | June, 19 2013

The South Korean national team have begun their search to replace outgoing coach Choi Kang-hee, despite qualifying for the 2014 World Cup on Tuesday evening.

WCQ Asia: Australia, Iran, South Korea qualify Video

ESPN staff | June, 18 2013

Australia, Iran and South Korea became the latest nations to book their places at the 2014 World Cup after Tuesday's final group games in Asia.

Choi: Iran will watch World Cup on TV

ESPN staff | June, 17 2013

The feud between Iran coach Carlos Queiroz and his South Korea counterpart Choi Kang-Hee has continued as they prepare for Tuesday's crucial World Cup qualifier in Ulsan.

Australia near qualification

ESPN staff | June, 17 2013

Australia captain Lucas Neill insists the team are calm despite their chance to qualify for the 2014 World Cup on Tuesday evening if they defeat an understrength Iraq side at home.

Queiroz: South Korea coach 'humiliated Iranians'

ESPN staff | June, 13 2013

Iran boss Carlos Queiroz has accused his South Korea counterpart Choi Kang-hee of "humiliating" the Iranian people by claiming he and his players had been "badly treated" in Tehran last year.

Australia boss sorry for sexist comment

ESPN staff | June, 12 2013

Australia head coach Holger Osieck has apologised for a sexist remark he made to the press following his side's 4-0 World Cup qualifying win over Jordan.

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