Syria’s Al Soma Hopes of Beating Iran at World Cup Qualifier

Tasnim - Syria's national football team's striker Omar Al Soma hopes that they will beat Iran in the 2018 World Cup qualifier.

Iranian players question authorities' commitment to World Cup

Reuters - Senior members of Iran’s national team have launched a thinly-veiled attack on the country’s soccer authorities over their perceived lack of support in the build-up to next year’s World Cup finals in Russia.

U.S. U-19 women to face Iran in China

Socceramerica - The U.S. U-19 women’s national team, coached by Keri Sarver, will face Japan (Sept. 10), host China (Sept. 12) and Iran (Sept. 14) at the CFA International Women’s Youth Tournament in Duyun, China.

Reza Shekari Joins Rubin Kazan Russia

Tasnim – Russian top-flight club Rubin Kazan has completed the signing of Iranian midfielder Reza Shekari on Thursday.

Queiroz asks for Son Heung-min's jersey after World Cup qualifier vs. S. Korea

Yonhap - For the first time in his 36-year football career, Iran's national team boss Carlos Queiroz has done something that he wouldn't normally do: ask for a player's jersey.

Payam Sadeghian Joins Turkey’s Osmanlıspor

Tasnim - Former Persepolis midfielder Payam Sadeghian joined Turkish football club Osmanlıspor on Wednesday.

Iran, S Korea match ended in a draw [VIDEO]

AFC - Korea Republic were unable to break down 10-man Islamic Republic of Iran in Group A of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifiers on Thursday as a 0-0 draw with the group winners leaves the table firmly in the balance ahead of the final round of fixtures next week.

I Work Better with Sardar Azmoun: Mehdi Taremi

Tasnim - Iran national football team forward Mehdi Taremi says he has built a close relationship with Sardar Azmoun.

Iran, Korea Rivalry to Develop Football in Asia, Carlos Queiroz Says

Tasnim - Iran's national football team head coach Carlos Queiroz said Tuesday that the rivalry between South Korea and Iran will develop football in Asia.

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.