Pres. Rouhani commends Iran’s football squad

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TEHRAN, Jun. 13 (MNA) – Iranian President Rouhani posted a message on his tweeter account to felicitate Iran’s reaching the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia.

In his congratulatory message on tweeter, Hassan Rouhani noted that booking a palace at FIFA World Cup by the national football team made the Iranian nation delighted.

President of Iran also thanked efforts of national team members who presented eye-catching sportive performances during qualifying encounters.

The Iranian outfit subdued Uzbekistan 2-0 to receive tickets to 2018 World Cup in Russia. National footballers have previously appeared in in 1978 Argentina, 1998 France, 2006 Germany, and 2014 Brazil world cups.

Iran was the first team from Asia to advance to 2018 event while two more qualifying debuts are still remaining.

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