Matches

05/10/2008
4:2 (3:1)
  • Mohammad TAHERI (4'34")
  • Mohammad HASHEMZADEH (6'28" 16'48")
  • Mostafa TAYYEBI (31'54")
  • Rabia ABDEL (18'36")
  • MOHAMED RAHOMA (24'34" PEN)

Summary

Asia beats Africa in champions' battle
Iran ran out 4-2 winners against Libya at the Maracanazhino, as the Asian champions defeated their African counterparts at the FIFA Futsal World Cup. More »

Line-up

12
12
3
4
4
6
7
7
9
10

Substitute(s)

14
1
1
13
2
2
5
3
6
5
8
8
11
9
13
14
10

Coaches

Hossein SHAMS (IRN)
(CRO) Mato STANKOVIC

Officials

Referee: PERALTA Elix (PAN)Second referee: MESEN Hector (CRC)Third referee: DEL CID Carlos (GUA)Timekeeper: ALVAREZ Antonio (CUB)

Statistics

32Shots19
9Corner kicks5
1Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
55%Possession (%)45%
  • Libya's goalkeeper Mostafa Nazari looks dejected after losing to Iran at the FIFA Futsal World Cup
  • Libya's coach Mato Stankovic gestures
  • Libya's coach Mato Stankovic gestures
  • Libya's goalkeeper Mohamed Alsharif gestures
  • Mohamed Rahoma celebrates after scoring against Libya at the FIFA Futsal World Cup
  • Iran's Mohamed Shahout vies the ball with Libya's Nagi Abdalla at the FIFA Futsal World Cup
"Our goal is to finish in the top four in this tournament, and we're going to strive to get there one step at a time. We could've won today by a bigger margin," Mohammad Hashemzadeh, Iran player.