Iran Name Squad For West Asian Championships.

Iran National team coach, Ali Daei, called-up 30-men Squad for West Asian Football Federation (WAFF) Tournament hosted by Iran, which will run from August 7- 15.

Tournament hosts Iran, who have won all but one edition of the WAFF Championship, will take on the Palestinians on August 7 before facing AFC Asian Cup 2011 hosts Qatar four days later.

The main change to previous squad call-ups, is the inclusion of Vahid Taleblou.

Squad:

GK: Seyed Mehdi Rahmati, Ebrahim Mirzapour, Rahman Ahmadi, Vahid Taleblou
 
Defense: Hossein Kaebi, Seyed Jalal Hosseini, Hadi Aghili, Mohamad Nosrati,Mojtaba Shiri, Mohsen Bengar,  Majid Gholamnejad, Satar Zareh, Ali Hamoudi, Ahmad Al Naemeh

Midfield: Ebrahim Sadeghi, Mojtaba Jabari,  Milad Zanidpour, Mohamadreza Khalatbari, Ehsan Haj Safi, Hossein Kazemi, Kianoush Rahmati, Gholamreza Rezaei,Mohamad Nouri, Hossein Ebrahimi,  Mohamad Parvin

Forward: Mohsen Khalili,  Bahman Tahmasebi, Vahid Amraei, Jalal Rafkhaei and Milad Meydavoudi


2008 WAFF Championship – Tehran, Iran

Aug 7 – Jordan v Syria; Iran v Palestine

Aug 9 – Palestine v Qatar; Syria v Oman

Aug 11 – Jordan v Oman; Qatar v Iran

Aug 13 – Semi-finals

Aug 15 – Final

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