Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua
Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua

Iran blow hole in China’s World Cup bid

Marcello Lippi’s team lose to hosts 1-0 and sit second from bottom of group A with only three games to go after latest setback

Topic |   2018 Fifa World Cup Asian qualifying
Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua
Iran's Mehdi Taremi (front) celebrates after scoring against China in their World Cup qualifying game. Photo: Xinhua
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