Resign from FIFA, disgrace to football: Iran coach furious with Jurgen Klinsmann over 'culture comments' - India Today

Iran coach Carlos Queiroz slammed former Germany coach Jurgen Klinsmann over his comments about Iran and their culture during a television show after Iran's 2-0 win over Wales at FIFA World Cup 2022. The Iran coach demanded Klinsman resign from his role in the FIFA Technical Study Group, saying his criticism of Team Melli a 'disgrace to football' Iran went on to clinch a stunning win after two goals in extended stoppage time.
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‘Are political questions fair', Iran football coach confronts reporter

Iran's head coach Carlos Queiroz confronted a BBC journalist after a pre-match press conference dominated by political issues in Iran. The head coach demanded to know why other football managers do not face similar questions on political situations. Iran striker Mehdi Taremi said he is not concerned about any consequences for him or his team-mates after they refused to sing the national anthem before their match against England.
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1 weeks ago

FIFA World Cup 2022: Iran players under no pressure after refusing to sing anthem, says Mehdi Taremi

Iran striker Mehdi Taremi says the national team are under no pressure after refusing to sing the national anthem in their first match at the World Cup against England. The players stood in silence as the anthem played at the Khalifa International Stadium as their fans shouted and made thumbs-down gestures. Iran coach Carlos Queiroz says the media has the right to ask questions on politics surrounding games.
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1 weeks ago