Source: Tehran Times
Iran reached the brink of qualifying for the World Cup finals after trouncing Lebanon 4-0 in front of about 100,000 fans at Tehran's Azadi Stadium on Tuesday. Iran now has 13 points from seven matches in Group A of Asian qualifying.
Highlights of the game
Mohammad Reza Khalatbari opened the scoring with six minutes remaining to the
break after some fantastic dribbling in the penalty area.
Iran captain Javad Nekounam extended Iran's lead just before the interval with a header.
Reza Ghuchannejad made it 3-0 one minute into the second half, firing a stunning
blast into the roof of Lebanon's net.
Before the Iran-Lebanon match, South Korea defeated Uzbekistan 1-0 on a rainy
day in Seoul.
Video of the Full game
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