Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran:
Founded in 1920, Iran have been affiliated with FIFA since 1948.
Iran have made five World Cup Finals appearances
1978, 1998, 2006, 2014,
2014 World Cup in Brazil
Iran drew with Nigeria (0:0) in Curitiba.
Iran lost to Argentina (0:1) in Belo Horizonte.
Iran lost to Bosnia-Herzegovina
(1:3) in Salvador.
2018 World Cup in Russia
Iran's Best World Cup Performance
For the country as a whole, probably beating America (2:1) on 21st June, 1998.
The Iran Pro League, also
known as Persian Gulf Cup, is contested by sixteen teams.
The most successful football clubs in the Iran Pro League are Sepahan Isfahan, Esteghlal Tehran Football Club, Persepolis (Tehran) and Foolad (Khuzestan).
Find out more about Iran at Travel Notes.
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