Iran defeat Qatar 2-1 in soccer friendly
TEHRAN, Dec. 31 (Xinhua) — Iran beat Qatar 2-1 in a football friendly match in Qatar home ground on last of the day of the year as part of. Both teams are preparing for 2019 AFC Asian cup which is held in United Arab Emirates.
In AFC 24 Teams are Participating Which is also starting from 5 January to 1 February.
TEHRAN (Tasnim) Iran national soccer team, is called as Team Melli, obtain a morale-boosting win before starting the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. News – Iran defeated Qatar 2-1 in Dohas International Stadium at last day of year.
Mehdi Taremi gifted Iran 1-0 lead in the 17th minute but Hassan Al-Haydos cancels Iran goal and make balance the match from the penalty spot in the 42nd minute.
Sardar Azmoun put the scored before one minute after the interval. At 50th minute Qatar were lost his one men after Pedro Miguel received his second yellow card from referee .
Iranian team have started their camp in Doha from 7 December and observing the advantages which Qatar team have . Also that training is for preparing team for AFC Asian Cup.
History stats of Qatar vs Iran
Qatar the last 15 matches, Qatar survive in 6 matches and win, 6 lost and 3 balance with 25 goals for and 26 goals against .The average goal is 1.7 per match. So there rate of win is 40 percent and the rate of over goal is 87 percent.
At the side Iran last 15 matches, Iran succeed in 9 win, 3 lost and 3 draw with 19 Goals For and 10 Goals against. So the average goal is 1.3 per match and against is 0.7percent per match.
Iran also Drawn his last match with Iraq at last week. So they work on their weaknesses with their coach Carlos Queiroz . Iran is no 1 Team in ranking in Asia and at no 29 in over all world ranking by FIFA.