Queiroz Invites 27 Players for Friendlies against Uruguay, Senegal


Queiroz Invites 27 Players for Friendlies against Uruguay, Senegal

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Iran football team head coach Carlos Queiroz invited 27 players for two World Cup warm-up matches against Uruguay and Senegal.

Team Melli will meet Uruguay and Senegal on September 23 and 27 in Austria.

Iran has been drawn in Group B of the 2022 FIFA World Cup along with England, the US and Wales.

Iran Squad

Goalkeepers:
Alireza Beiranvand (Persepolis), Amir Abedzadeh (Ponferradina), Hossein Hosseini (Esteghlal), Payam Niazmand (Sepahan)

Defenders:
Ramin Rezaeian (Sepahan), Sadegh Moharrami (Dynamo Zagreb), Saleh Hardani (Esteghlal), Mohammad Hossein Kananizadegan (Al-Ahli Qatar), Majid Hosseini (Kayserispor), Morteza Pouraliganji (Persepolis), Shoja Khalilzadeh (Al-Ahli Qatar), Abolfazl Jalali (Esteghlal), Milad Mohammadi (AEK Athens), Omid Noorafkan (Sepahan)

Midfielders:
Omid Ebrahimi (Al-Wakrah), Saeid Ezatolahi (Vejle), Milad Sarlak (Persepolis), Saman Ghoddos (Brentford), Ahmad Nourollahi (Shabab Al-Ahli), Ehsan Hajsafi (AEK Athens), Vahid Amiri (Persepolis)

Strikers:
Ali Gholizadeh (Charleroi), Alireza Jahanbakhsh (Feyenoord), Mehdi Torabi (Persepolis), Mehdi Taremi (Porto), Karim Ansarifard (Omonia), Sardar Azmoun (Bayer Leverkusen)