Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP
Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP
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She wanted to watch soccer. Now Iran’s ‘Blue Girl’ is dead after setting herself on fire

  • Sahar Khodayari, 29, was caught dressing as a man to sneak into stadium, for which she could have been jailed for six months

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Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP
Fans hold a banner reading “Let Iranian women enter their stadiums” during the friendly international football match between Sweden and Iran at the Friends Arena in Solna near Stockholm in March 2015. File photo: AFP
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