FIFA World Cup


  • The Tehran Symphony Orchestra performs a concert in honor Team Melli, Iran’s national football team, at the Bolshoi Zal (Grand Hall) of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia on June 14, 2018. 2018-06-16 18:16

    Tehran Symphony Orchestra puts on its first Russian performance

    TEHRAN – The Tehran Symphony Orchestra went on stage at the Bolshoi Zal (Grand Hall) of the Saint Petersburg Philharmonia on Thursday night, giving a special performance in honor Team Melli, Iran’s national football team that is currently competing in the FIFA World Cup soccer tournament in Russia.

  • Rugs dedicated to FIFA World Cup unveiled 2018-05-22 11:17

    Rugs dedicated to FIFA World Cup unveiled

    TEHRAN – Seven rolls of handwoven rugs dedicated to the 2018 FIFA World Cup were unveiled during a ceremony, which was held in the northwestern city of Tabriz on Saturday.

  • دیدار تیم ملی فوتبال ایران و تونس 2018-03-24 12:27

    Tunisia edge past Iran in friendly

    TEHRAN – Tunisia national football team defeated Iran 1-0 in a friendly match Friday night.

  • کارلوس کی روش 2018-03-24 12:26

    Iran will be physically ready, says Queiroz

    Kuala Lumpur: Islamic Republic of Iran head coach Carlos Queiroz believes his charges are better equipped to make it past the group stage of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 in June than four years ago in Brazil.

  • علیرضا جهانبخش 2018-03-09 12:03

    Jahanbakhsh: Mahdavikia is my idol and mentor

    Popular wisdom tells us ‘don’t meet your heroes’, as we will only end up denting and tarnishing the flawless image we have built of them. While that’s true for many, IR Iran rising star Alireza Jahanbakhsh is a clear exception to the rule.

  • دیدار تیم ملی فوتبال ایران و کره جنوبی 2018-03-03 10:35

    Iran, Algeria friendly confirmed at UPC-Arena

    Iran national football team will face Algeria on March 27 at the UPC-Arena in Graz, Austria.

  • کارلوس کی روش 2018-02-28 01:20

    Queiroz: Our dream is to reach knockout stage

    IR Iran are all set to make their second consecutive FIFA World Cup™ appearance in a few months, the first time they will have graced two world finals in a row. And as was the case at Brazil 2014, the Iranians will have Carlos Queiroz at the helm. The experienced Portuguese coach is currently in Sochi attending the Russia 2018 Team Workshop, where preparations for the tournament are being finalized. “It’s essential for us to have detailed information on the technical aspects of the World Cup and how it’s going to unfold,” said Queiroz.

  • تیم ملی فوتبال ایران 2018-02-15 15:33

    Iran up to 33rd in latest FIFA world ranking

    Team Melli have moved up one spot to 33rd in the latest FIFA world ranking released on Thursday.

  • دیدار تیم ملی فوتبال ایران وکره جنوبی 2018-02-13 19:42

    Iran to play pre-World Cup friendlies with Greece and Lithuania

    TEHRAN - Iran national football team will play two friendly matches with Greece and Lithuania in early June.