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Iran leaders gain as football loses
As Iran's top politicians continue to use football to gain public support, one of the victims may be the sport itself.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2013 16:01 GMT
Yoon puts South Korea in semis
Substitute produces cracking winner in extra time as South Korea down Iran to set up semi-final with Japan.
Last updated: 22 Jan 2011 19:30 GMT
Iraq beat North Korea to go through
Defending champions to face Australia in quarter-finals after 1-0 win as Iran prepare for South Korea by beating UAE.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2011 19:21 GMT
Iran dedicate win to crash victims
Coach draws sting out of rivalry with neighbours while hoping win over Iraq brings 'some condolence' to families.
Paul Rhys in Al Rayyan
Last updated: 11 Jan 2011 20:25 GMT
Iraq and Iran meet 'as friends'
Teams play down memories of Iran-Iraq war ahead of their opening match in Asian Cup Group D.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2011 18:53 GMT
Confusion over Iran football coach
Iranian news agencies announce Afshin Ghotbi and Ali Daei as new national coach.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2008 14:49 GMT
Iran ponder Iranian-American coach
Afshin Ghotbi could take Iran to the 2010 World Cup as the coaching saga continues.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2008 13:20 GMT
Ghotbi denied Iranian visa
Iran denies South Korea's Iranian coach an entry visa.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2006 12:48 GMT
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