Iran national football team

The Iran national football team, recognised by FIFA as IR Iran, represents Iran in international football and is controlled by the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran. At the... Wikipedia

  • Nickname(s):  Team Melli (Persian: تیم ملی ‎‎) (the national team), other nicknames
  • Association:  Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Confederation:  AFC (Asia)
  • Sub-confederation:  CAFA (Central Asia)
  • Head coach:  Carlos Queiroz
  • Captain:  Ehsan Hajsafi
  • Most caps:  Javad Nekounam (151)
  • Top scorer:  Ali Daei (109)
  • Home stadium:  Azadi Stadium
  • FIFA code:  IRN
  • Highest:  15 (August 2005)
  • Lowest:  122 (May 1996)
  • Highest:  18 (12 April 2005, 24 January 2019)
  • Lowest:  77 (11 December 1959)
  • Appearances:  6 (First in 1978)
  • Best result:  Group stage (1978, 1998, 2006, 2014, 2018)
  • Appearances:  3 (First in 1964)
  • Best result:  Quarter-finals (1976)
  • Appearances:  15 (First in 1968)
  • Best result:  Champions (1968, 1972, 1976)
  • Appearances:  10 (First in 1951)
  • Best result:  Champions (1974, 1990, 1998)
  • Data source:  DuckDuckGo