Late targets by Roozbeh Cheshmi and Ramin Rezaeian give Iran essential victory.
Two targets in fast succession deep into added time have given Iran their first win on the World Cup, defeating a spirited Wales group that ended the sport with 10 males.
A thumping long-range effort by Roozbeh Cheshmi despatched Iranian followers screaming inside Ahmad bin Ali Stadium earlier than Ramin Rezaeian coolly made it 2-0.
Wales dominated the possession all through Friday’s match, and the primary half had been a intently contested affair as each units of followers passionately urged on their groups.
Within the second half, Iran have been the stronger group, hitting the submit twice in fast succession. Hennessey was given his marching orders within the 86th minute after bringing down Taremi outdoors the field.
Extra to observe.