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Queiroz bemoans Iran WC preparations

ESPN staff | February, 6 2014

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz has voiced his frustration at the nation’s lack of preparation for the 2014 World Cup. • World Cup Daily: Thursday Team Melli, who are set to face Argentina, Bosnia and Nigeria in Brazil, have yet to play...

Group F: Preview and predictions

Andy Brassell | December, 6 2013

Group A | Group B | Group C | Group D | Group E | Group G | Group H Overview This may not be one of the most eye-catching groups, but it does promise to be one of the most punishingly competitive. Argentina are the clear favourites for the g...

Iran Kit: Through the years

Chris Atkins | December, 4 2013

Design: All white with red trim on the sides has been the Iranians' attire during qualification and that is likely to be continued into the tournament, with white shorts and white socks completing the outfit. A hint of green helps incorporate all c...

Blatter urges Iran to end female fan ban

Associated Press | November, 7 2013

TEHRAN, Iran -- FIFA president Sepp Blatter has asked Iranian authorities to end the ban on female football spectators in stadiums. • Duerden on Teymourian Thursday's remarks by Blatter came after talks with Iranian officials ...

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.

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.

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.

Asia WCQ: Australia rocked by Jordan defeat

ESPN staff | September, 11 2012

Australia remain without a win in World Cup qualifying after they slipped to a 2-1 loss against Jordan.

Iran players facing 74 lashes after celebration

ESPNsoccernet staff | November, 4 2011

Two players at Iranian club Persepolis have been suspended for 'immoral acts' after their celebration of a goal during the 3-2 win over Damash Gilan last Saturday.

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