FIFA World Ranking: 37th.
World Cup Appearances: 3.
Coach: Carlos Queiroz.
Captain: Javad Nekounam.
Group F: Iran – Argentina, Bosnia, Nigeria.
Best performance in a FIFA competition: FIFA World Cup Argentina 1978, France 1998, Germany 2006 (Group stages)
Betting Odds: Iran to win World Cup 1501.00
This is the 28 man Iran World Cup Roster 2014.
IRAN WORLD CUP SQUAD IN FULL LIST:
Iran manager Carlos Queiroz has named provisional Iran’s 28-man squad for the World Cup 2014 in Brazil.
Goalkeepers: Daniel Davari (Eintracht Braunschweig), Alireza Haghighi (Sporting Covilha, on loan from Rubin Kazan), Rahman Ahmadi (Sepahan), Sousha Makani (Foolad Khuzestan).
Defenders: Khosro Heidari (Esteghlal), Hossein Mahini (Persepolis), Steven Beitashour (Vancouver Whitecaps), Pejman Montazeri (Umm Salal), Jalal Hosseini (Persepolis), Amir Sadeghi (Esteghlal), Mohammad Reza Khanzadeh (Zob Ahan), Ahmad Alenemeh (Naft), Hashem Beikzadeh (Esteghlal), Ehsan Hajsafi (Sepahan), Mehrdad Pooladi (Persepolis).
Midfielders: Javad Nekounam (Al Kuwait), Andranik Teymourian (Esteghlal), Reza Haghighi (Persepolis), Ghasem Hadadifar (Zob Ahan), Bakhtiyar Rahmani (Foolad), Alireza Jahanbakhsh (NEC Nijmegen), Ashkan Dejagah (Fulham).
Forwards: Masoud Shojaei (Las Palmas), Mohammad Reza Khalatbari (Persepolis), Mehdi Sharifi (Sepahan), Reza Ghoochannejhad (Charlton), Karim Ansarifard (Persepolis, on loan at Tractor Sazi), Sardar Azmoun (Rubin Kazan).
Iran World Cup Fixtures (UK time):
Iran faces Argentina, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Nigeria F of the World Cup 2014.
Here you can watch live streams games for free:
In addition to watching live streaming, you can also view post-match highlights videos and goals.
World Cup Team Profile Video: IRAN
Featuring interviews with Ashkan Dejagah, Reza Ghoochannejhad and coach Carlos Queiroz, this preview looks at the Iran’s FIFA World Cup history (2:25) and what to expect from the talented Iranians (9:37) in Group F against Nigeria, Argentina and Bosnia and Herzegovina.