Latest news about Iran

Iran hold World Cup hosts Russia in Kazan

2017-10-10 22:42

World Cup hosts Russia drew 1-1 with Iran on Tuesday in a friendly that did little to dispel doubts about their ability to challenge the elite next...

Ibra silences raucous Iran fans

2015-04-01 09:43

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored one goal and made another in a slick first-half performance as Sweden beat Iran 3-1 in a friendly.

'Rottweiler' Queiroz muzzled

2015-01-14 13:18

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz bit his tongue about Asian Cup referees under the watchful eye of tournament organisers.

Iran held back by sanctions

2015-01-12 11:16

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz is angered at how international sanctions are damaging his plans to build for the team's future.

Keeping Queiroz was vital for Iran

2015-01-07 11:29

According to midfielder Ashkan Dejagah retaining master coach Carlos Queiroz was vital for Iran's national soccer team.

Queiroz pens new Iran deal

2014-09-16 19:37

The Iranian football federation has extended the contract of Carlos Queiroz according to Iranian state TV.

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.

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.

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.

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.