Iran Defeats Krasnodar in Women’s U-19 Kuban Spring
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran defeated Russia’s Krasnodar 3-2 in the international women’s U-19 football tournament "Kuban Spring-2017" on Sunday.
Melika Motevalli, Hajar Dabaghi and Zahra Khodabakhshi scored goals for the Iranian team.
Iran’s Arefeh Seyyed Kazemi was sent off in the 30th minute.
The tournament was held for the first time in 2004 in Poltava Stanitsa, Krasnodar Krai. It began as a club tournament, later acquiring international status, and since 2010, it is held in Sochi.