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Iran defeats Costa Rica in FIFA U-20 World Cup

  Iran pick up their first win at the FIFA U-20 World Cup since the inaugural edition in 1977 A tight encounter of few chances decided by solitary goal A low left-footed strike from Iran’s No9 undid Costa Rica Mohammad Mehdi Mehdikhani secured an opening win for Iran as his late goal saw off Costa Rica 1-0 in FIFA U-20 …

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AFC U-20 Futsal Championship: Iran on a rampage

Bangkok:  Iran made it four wins out of four at the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship on Saturday, as a 10-0 win over Kyrgyz Republic saw them reinforce their position at the top of Group D. Having already secured their ticket to the quarter-finals on Friday, Iran warmed up for their last eight meeting with Lebanon by going ahead within seven …

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Iran cruise in AFC U-20 Futsal Championship 2017

Bangkok:  Iran confirmed their place in quarter-finals of the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship as a 6-1 win over China saw them cement top spot in Group D with one game to go. The victory was Iran’s third straight three-point haul in Bangkok, a fine run of form that has now set up a last eight showdown with either Uzbekistan or …

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Team Melli U20 final preparation for FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017

FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 is With the FIFA U-20 World Cup just one week  away, the local organizers and the Team Melli U20 team are in the final stretch of their preparations to deliver an impressive performance . Under the slogan “Trigger the Fever,” the U-20 World Cup will be played from May 20 to June 11 …

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Will the real Messi stand up?

espn.com We here at Toe Poke love an odd story, and do we have one for you. This one comes from an unlikely football source, Iran, where a 25-year-old student was detained — yes, detained — over the weekend for looking too much like Barcelona and Argentina superstar Lionel Messi, if you can believe it. We’ll let that sink in …

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Ahmadzadeh and PeymanHosseini selected as the best in World Cup 2017

Iran Captain and top Scorer Mohammad Ahmadzadeh and team Goalkeeper Peyman Hosseini were selected as the best in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 to add another accolade for Iran’sport. Ahmadzadeh won the trophy ahead of the two Brazilians Mauricinho and Datinha. While Peyman Hosseini , the best goalkeeper in the tournament by far, won the golden glove. …

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Glory for Iran Beach Soccer

Iran’s third-place finish is best ever for Asian Football Confederation Italy finishes in fourth place for second consecutive FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Gabriele Gori scores the most goals in a single tournament since Madjer in 2006 Iran ended their Bahamas 2017 campaign on a high with a 5-3 win against Italy in the play-off for third place to become …

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So close ! Iran beach soccer loses penalty shootout.

You can fit the population of Tahiti into Iran 444 times (178,133 vs 79.1 million) Lowest-scoring match at Bahamas 2017 Tahiti advanced to the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017 final after winning 3-2 in a dramatic penalty shoot-out. The match got off to a very tentative start with both teams weighing each other’s tactics up. Peyman Hosseini saved …

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FIFA Beach Soccer : Iran advance to semi-finals for first time

For the first time in tournament history, all semi-finalists are from different confederations THE DAY REPLAYED – Iran qualified for their first ever FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup semi-finals with a thrilling win in extra time against Switzerland, while experienced sides Tahiti, Brazil and Italy also booked tickets to the last four. Iran advanced to the semi-finals of the FIFA …

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Iran rules supreme at the top of FIFA Asian Ranking

Team Melli continued to rule the FIFA Asian Ranking for the month of May 2017. Korea Rep, Japan and Australia follow Iran in the ranking   WORLD RANK Rank Team Points 26 Northern Ireland 823 26 Republic of Ireland 823 28 Iran 820 29 Bosnia and Herzegovina 815 30 Senegal 805    Asian Rank World Rank Team Previous Points  1 28 …

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