Melli will be camping in Hungary in preparation for the match against Lebanon. Mr. Ayatollahei Vice President of Iran Football Federation , has confirmed the camp details and also advised the media that correspondences with Tunisian FA has be initiated in order to arrange a friendly match between Tunisia National Team and Team Melli with a proposed date being 13th August. Mr. Ayatollahei did emphasize that the arrangement has yet to be finalized but he was hopeful to sign an agreement in a few days from now.
Meanwhile, Sami Al Traboulsi , Tunisian Head Coach confirmed that there is an ongoing negotiation with the Iranians to arrange a friendly. He said that it will be a perfect opportunity for his team ahead of the encounter with Sierra Leone. Both Iran and Tunisia are involved in the qualification rounds of FIFA World Cup 2012 in Brazil.
Iran will be facing Lebanon in Beirut on September , 11th in match day 3 of the Final qualification rounds – Asian Zone. Iran is ranked second behind Korea Republic ahead of Qatar on goal difference.