Goal and highlights: Iran 1-0 UAE in AFC World Cup Qualifiers for Qatar 2022
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12:39 PM4 months ago

Match ends!

At home, Iran beat United Arab Emirates by the narrowest of margins to continue their strong run in the AFC Qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

The two teams will play their last two qualifiers on the March FIFA Day; the Iranians will be looking to secure top spot, while the UAE will try to hold on to third place in the standings in order to qualify via the play-offs.

12:17 PM4 months ago


Tahnoon Alzaabi, EÁU midfielder, also receives a caution.
12:17 PM4 months ago


Alireza Jahanbakhsh, Iran striker, joins the cautioned.
12:17 PM4 months ago


Iran reshuffles its lineup: Siavash Yazdani replaces Milad Mohammadi.
12:15 PM4 months ago


United Arab Emirates has also made changes: Yahya Al Ghassani, Sebastian Tagliabue and Hareb Abdullah come in for Majed Hassan, Ali Saleh and Khalil Ibrahim.
12:15 PM4 months ago


New Iranian player: Ahmad Nourollahi replaces Saeid Ezatolahi.
11:48 AM4 months ago


Iran changes their lineup: Saleh Hardani replaces Saman Ghoddos.
11:48 AM4 months ago


Sadegh Moharrami is sent off for a double yellow card, leaving Iran with ten men.
11:36 AM4 months ago

Second Half kicks off!

The match Iran 1-0 United Arab Emirates is underway again.
11:24 AM4 months ago

The first half ends!

In a match with very few emotions, Iran is taking advantage of its condition to beat United Arab Emirates momentarily.
11:23 AM4 months ago


Mehdi Taremi took advantage of a rebound in the box to cross and put the home side ahead.
11:13 AM4 months ago


Sadegh Moharrami, defender of Iran, also receives a yellow card.
11:00 AM4 months ago


Saeid Ezatolahi, Iran midfielder, becomes the first caution of the match.
11:00 AM4 months ago


So far, neither team has been able to make any progress on offense. Quite a tight game so far.

10:39 AM4 months ago

The match is underway!

The Iranian national team is already facing the United Arab Emirates.
10:20 AM4 months ago

UAE: substitutes

Zaid Al-Ameri, Shahin Abdulrahman, Hareb Abdullah, Majed Rashed, Yahia Nader, Abdullah Idriss, Majid Ibrahim Surour, Mohamed Al Shamsi, Yahya Al Ghassani, Sebastián Tagliabúe, Adel Al-Hosani and Abdulaziz Hussain.
10:09 AM4 months ago

Iran: substitutes

Mohammad Reza Akhbari, Soroush Rafiei, Shahab Zahedi, Ahmad Nourollahi, Karim Ansarifard, Payam Niazmand, Saleh Hardani, Mehdi Torabi, Aref Aghasi, Siavash Yazdani, Kaveh Rezaei and Kamal Kamyabinia.
10:07 AM4 months ago

UAE: confirmed lineup

A. Khaseif; M. Khamis, W. Abbas, M. Omar, B. Ahbadi, M. Hassan, A. Ramadan, K. Ibrahim, A. Saleh, T. Alzaabi y C. Canedo.
10:06 AM4 months ago

Iran: confirmed lineup

A. Abedzadeh; S. Moharrami, M. Mohammadi, H. Kanani, O. Noorafkan, V. Amiri, S. Ezatolahi, S. Ghoddos, A. Gholizadeh, M. Taremi and A. Jahanbakhsh.
9:48 AM4 months ago

UAE arrives on the back of a win

Also last week, UAE made their home advantage count at the Al-Maktoum Stadium to beat Syria 2-0, with goals from Caio Canedo and Yahya Al Ghassani.
9:48 AM4 months ago

Iran is coming off a win

Last Thursday, at the Azadi Soccer Field, the Iranians took advantage of their home advantage to beat Iraq by the slimmest of margins (1-0), with Mehdi Taremi scoring.
9:43 AM4 months ago

Let's get started!

Just one hour to go until Iran and the United Arab Emirates meet again, this time for their eighth match in this AFC qualification for Qatar 2022.
9:38 AM4 months ago

Tune in here Iran vs UAE Live Score

In a few moments we will share with you the starting Iran vs United Arab Emirates live, as well as the latest information from Azadi Soccer Field. Stay tuned for up-to-the-minute live coverage of the match on VAVEL.
9:33 AM4 months ago

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9:28 AM4 months ago

United Arab Emirates: last lineup

A. Khaseif; A. Husain, M. Omar, W. Abbas, M. Khamis, A. Ramadan, A. Salmeen, T. Alzaabi, A. Saleh, K. Ibrahim, and C. Canedo.
9:23 AM4 months ago

Iran: last lineup

A. Abedzadeh; S. Moharrami, H. Kanani, S. Khalilzadeh, O. Noorafkan, S. Ezatolahi, A. Gholizadeh, S. Ghoddos, V. Amiri, A. Jahanbakhsh and M. Taremi.
9:18 AM4 months ago

UAE to keep adding to their tally

The team coached by Bert van Marwijk has fallen short but remains in the fight for qualification -at least- to the playoffs. They are in third place with 9 points, after accumulating two wins, three draws and two losses; they have scored 6 goals and conceded 5.
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(Photo: Getty)
9:13 AM4 months ago

Iran, to remain undefeated

The team led by Dragan Skočić has done a fantastic job, and thus became the first to qualify for the World Cup. Now, it occupies the first position in the group with 19 points, product of six wins and one draw; it has 12 goals scored and 2 conceded.
(Photo: Getty)
(Photo: Getty)
9:08 AM4 months ago

Iran and the United Arab Emirates, to keep on winning

In the city of Tehran on Tuesday morning, the Iranian and UAE teams will meet for the second time in these qualifiers, and they will be facing each other with different realities, since while the locals have already secured their place in the World Cup, the visitors need a positive result to continue aspiring to the playoffs.
9:03 AM4 months ago

Group A of the Third Round of the AFC World Cup Qualifiers

Iran and the United Arab Emirates are competing in the first sector of this Asian Football Confederation qualifier, along with South Korea, Lebanon, Iraq, and Syria.
8:58 AM4 months ago

Asian Football Confederation's final qualifying stage for Qatar 2022

The third and final round of the AFC qualifiers will define - in addition to Qatar - the four Asian teams that will participate in this year's World Cup.

This phase, in which 12 countries will participate, consists of two groups; each will face their five opponents on a reciprocal visit, and after that, the first two places in each sector will get their pass to the World Cup.

The third-placed teams will play a match at a neutral venue to determine the team that will seek to qualify through a playoff against a team from another continent.

8:53 AM4 months ago

Welcome to VAVEL.com’s coverage in the Third Round of the AFC World Cup Qualifiers for Qatar 2022: Iran vs United Arab Emirates Live Updates!

My name is Alan Rodriguez and I’ll be your host for this game. We will provide you with pre-game analysis, score updates, and news as it happens live here on VAVEL.