The Iranian national football team are one of the strongest in the AFC Confederation as they played in the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil qualifying along with Korea Republic, Australia and Japan. The nation wear a white home kit which is supplied by Puma. The greatest ever Iranian player is Ali Daei who played 149 matches scoring 109 goals for Iran.
Iranian fans call nickname their team Teammelli, Irans top goalscorer is also their most capped player, Ali Daei who made 147 appearances in the Iranian shirt and scored 109 goals. Iran's home kit is all white and the away strip is all red, they play at the 100,000 capacity Azadi Stadium built to host the 1974 Asian Summer Games in Tehran.
Iran have officially released their new home and away kits for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Supplied by German brand uhlsport, the new Iran home shirt uses the traditional primary white kit of the three-time Asian Cup winners with the red and green of the country’s national flag appearing in t [...]
Their first international was a goal-less draw in 1941 against Afghanistan. The Teammelli's biggest win was a thumping nineteen nil victory over Guam in 2000. They have made it to three world cups, 1978 1998 & 2006 but have yet to make it out of the first round. Iran have won three Asian cups om 1968, 1972 & 1976.
Iran have won the Asia Cup on three occasions and have been third place on four occasions. Iran have played in three World Cups where they have never played through the group stage.