Decision time looms for Albion target Alireza Jahanbakhsh

Alireza Jahanbakhsh - Albion

Theargus - Albion target Alireza Jahanbakhsh will make up his mind about his future following Iran’s unfortunate exit from the World Cup.

Edwin Van Der Sar Is My Idol: Alireza Beiranvand

Alireza Beiranvand - Ronaldo

PLDC – Iran national football team goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand says ex-Netherlands custodian Edwin van der Sar is his childhood idol.

Team Melli return home amid warm welcome

Team Melli Back from Russia

Tehran Times - Iran national football team returned home early Wednesday amid warm reception by the Iranian fans.

Iranian coach Queiroz explains why Ronaldo was not sent off

Cristiano Ronaldo - Iran

Fcnaija - Iranian coach Carlos Queiroz has explained why Cristiano Ronaldo was not sent off during the 1-1 clash against Iran in the last Group B game of the World Cup on Monday evening.

Iran’s Carlos Queiroz berates Fifa over Cristiano Ronaldo VAR escape

Queiroz VAR

Theguardian - An angry Carlos Queiroz lashed out at Fifa and the VAR system after his Iran team’s 1-1 draw with Portugal and elimination from the World Cup, suggesting the referee could have received instructions not to send off Cristiano Ronaldo during a VAR review for an elbow late in the game.

Ronaldo misses penalty, Portugal draws 1-1 with Iran [VIDEO]

Karim Goal against Portugal

AP - Cristiano Ronaldo's missed penalty cost Portugal first place in its World Cup group.

Iran Could Beat Portugal: Winfried Schafer

Winfried Schafer - Omid Ebrahimi

PLDC – Esteghlal coach Winfried Schaefer believes Iran has the potential to defeat Portugal. 

Iranian fans won’t let Cristiano Ronaldo sleep [VIDEO]

Cristiano Ronaldo - Iran Fans

larrybrownsports - Iran faces a huge test with a chance to get out of the group if they manage to beat Portugal on Monday, and their fans are doing everything they can to help their team.

Iran will need three key elements to stop Portugal and Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo

Sport360 - Spain and Portugal were expected to progress from Group B with relative ease. But the job is far from complete.

Iran Ready To Make History Against Portugal

Team Melli - Train

PLDC – Iran national football team are full of energy to make history, advancing to the World Cup next stage for the first time.

Portugal's Moutinho, Guerreiro Miss Practice ahead of Iran Clash

Joao Moutinho

Tasnim - Portugal's Joao Moutinho and Raphael Guerreiro on Friday were the only two players missing from their national football team's training session held at Kratovo training camp.

Diego Costa insulted my family members, Iranian defender reveals

Morteza Pouraliganji - Diego Costa

Tehran Times -  Iran national football team defender Morteza Pouraliganji has revealed that Spain striker Diego Costa insulted his family members in their match in Group B of the 2018 World Cup.

Portugal is my greatest match ever: Carlos Queiroz

Carlos Queiroz - Portugal

Tehran Times - Iran national football team head coach Carlos Queiroz says Team Melli match against Portugal is his greatest match ever in his seven-year spell in Iran.