Afshin Afshar, lastkick.com
Iran National Team lost its first match in Qatar International Tournament against the host nation.
Playing on their home turf of Suhaim bin Hamad Stadium, the Qataris started the match with very swift and precise attacks and shocked Iran with two goals within the first ten minutes.
The first goal was scored by Ali Afif in the seventh minute. Qataris took advantage of Iranian defenders inability to clear the ball on their left side of the field, and sent the ball to Ali Afif with two accurate passes, and Afif opened the net with a beautiful left footed shot from inside the box. Read more…