TEHRAN, Oct. 15 (Mehr News Agency)-- The Iranian football team maintained a 100% record with a decisive 3-0 victory against the UAE in the AFC U-16 semi-final on Wednesday.
The first half ended in a draw in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, but Bahram Dabbagh in the 60th minute, Akbar Imani in the 76th minute and Kaveh Rezaei in the 90th minute sealed a valuable victory for Iran.
Amir Abdollah and Mohammad Khalil from Emirates were sent off by the Vietnamese referee Ming in the final minutes.
Iran has already defeated Bahrain, Uzbekistan, Singapore and Syria. The team will face the winner of South Korea and Japan on October 18 in the AFC U-16 final game.
Nigeria will be hosting the FIFA U-17 World Cup next year.
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