TEHRAN: The Iranian army has told ill-fated international footballer Merhdad Pooladi, sent off in last week's Asia Cup quarterfinal with Iraq, that... ...http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/football/top-stories/Iran-insists-international-footballer-does-military-service/articleshow/46032851.cms
Sydney: Asian Cup officials scrambled on Sunday to deal with a sensational protest from Iran claiming that Iraq fielded an ineligible player during... ...http://zeenews.india.com/sports/football/asian-cup-iran-protest-over-ineligible-iraq-player_1535968.html
Fans of Iran cheer their team before their AFC Asian Cup match. (Image for representational image only) AFP Sydney: An American namesake of... ...http://sports.ndtv.com/football/features/236469-referee-s-namesake-becomes-facebook-favourite-in-iran
crashing out as a stunning night of upsets turned the Asian Cup on its head today. A double-header of quarter-finals ended in two penalty... ...http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/iraq-uae-triumph-in-night-of-upsets-115012301307_1.html
Canberra: Carlos Queiroz asked how referee Ben Williams can sleep at night and said he was considering his future in the game after 10-man Iran... ...http://zeenews.india.com/sports/football/does-ref-sleep-at-night-carlos-queiroz-asks_1535208.html
Portugal's first appearance in the...