Latest news about Iran

Quieroz agrees new Iran deal

2014-07-20 12:28

The Iranian Football Federation has agreed to extend Carlos Queiroz's contract until the end of the 2018 World Cup.

Bosnia record first SWC win

2014-06-25 20:23

Bosnia have beaten Iran to record their first World Cup win and deny the West Asians any chance of reaching the knockout stage.

As it happened: Bosnia v Iran

2014-06-25 20:00

A recap of how the action unfolded in the Soccer World Cup match between Bosnia and Iran at the Arena Fonte Nova in Salvador.

Argentina eye top spot

2014-06-25 09:13

Argentina bid to secure top spot in World Cup Group F against a Nigeria side looking to reach the last 16.

Queiroz: FIFA must allow replays

2014-06-25 08:27

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz says FIFA must allow referees to make use of television replays to help them officiate matches.

Preview: Bosnia v Iran

2014-06-24 14:34

Iran head into their final Group F match against Bosnia and Herzegovina needing victory to stand any chance of progressing to the last-16.

Messi sends Argentina through

2014-06-21 20:04

Lionel Messi curled in an injury-time goal to give Argentina a World Cup win over battling Iran to send them into the second round.

As it happened: Argentina v Iran

2014-06-21 00:00

A recap of the scoring and commentary on the SWC match between Germany and Ghana.

Messi: Back Argentina attack!

2014-06-20 15:56

Argentina captain Lionel Messi believes coach Alejandro Sabella has to back his side's attacking capabilities when they face Iran.

Queiroz to quit Iran after SWC

2014-06-19 19:46

Carlos Queiroz says will step down as Iran coach after the World Cup because of a lack of financial support from the government.

Iran president full of praise

2014-06-17 09:51

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani took to Twitter on Tuesday to praise his country's 0-0 draw with Nigeria.

Nigeria, Iran in dull draw

2014-06-16 23:06

Iran and Nigeria have laboured to the first stalemate of an otherwise scintillating World Cup with a dismal goalless draw.

Bafana interest in Group F

2014-06-15 19:09

The vacant Bafana Bafana coaching role provides an interesting backdrop to Nigeria's opening Group F clash with Iran.

SWC 2014 preview: Group F

2014-06-04 15:00

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group F at the 2014 SWC and reckons that Argentina may go all the way.

Maradona to visit Iran

2010-11-06 13:18

Diego Maradona plans to visit Iran two years after President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad hailed him as "His Excellency".