AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022:
Iran play out a 0-0 draw against host India

Iran began their AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2022 campaign with a 0-0 draw against India at the DY Patil Stadium in Navi Mumbai on Thursday.

Iran PressAsia: The India women's football team came close to scoring on several occasions, but the resolute Iranian defense held fort till the very end.

The home team would have been up 1-0 if it wasn't for a stunning goal-line save by Koudaei to deny Dangmei Grace's header from inside the six-yard box.

After the draw, India is second in the Group A points table, behind eight-time champions China. Iran is third and Chinese Taipei fourth.

Iran has succeeded in taking part in the AFC Women’s Asian Cup for the first time, competing with India, China, and Taiwan in Group A. 



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