President Rouhani Invited to Iranian Football Farewell Ceremony
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has been invited to attend the farewell ceremony for the national football team.
Head of the Iranian Football Federation Ali Kaffashian told Iran's state-run television on Friday President Rouhani has been invited to participate at the ceremony.
The ceremony for the Iranian national football team participating in the 2014 World Cup will be held on June 2 at the 12000-seat hall of the Azadi Sports Complex in west Tehran.
Iran will play Trinidad and Tobago on June 8 in its last pre-World Cup warm weather training camp in Brazil.
Team Melli has been drawn in Group F along with Nigeria, Argentina and Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Iran is scheduled play Nigeria on June 16 in its opener.
Carlos Queiroz’s men will face Argentina and Bosnia and Herzegovina on June 21 and June 25, respectively.