Iran

Federation:               Islamic Republic Of Iran Football Federation
Year founded:             1920
Confederation:            FIFA 1945-, AFC 1958-
Team colours:             White shirt, white shorts

Overall standing:         48. World, 4. Asia
World cups participated:  5 (1978,1998,2006,2014,2018)
Medals achieved:          -

Matches played:           15        (2 wins,4 draw,9 lost)
Goals for:                9         (49. World, 5. Asia)
Goals against:            24        (39. World, 5. Asia)
Cautions (R/YY/Y/Total):  0,0,25,25 (61. World, 7. Asia)

Best goalscorers:         1 Karim Ansarifard (2014-18), 1 Sohrab Bakhtiarizadeh (2006),
                          1 Iraj Danaifar (1978), 1 Hamid Estili (1998),
                          1 Reza Ghoochannejhad (2014), 1 Yahya Golmohammadi (2006),
                          1 Mehdi Mahdavikia (1998,06), 1 Hassan Rowshan (1978).

Best result:              2-1 vs. United States in 1998
Worst result:             0-3 vs. Holland in 1978