Iranian men's football team defeated Lebanon 2-0 on Tuesday in its last match at the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification.

Iran PressIran news: Iran finished the 2022 FIFA World Cup Asian qualifications with a 2-0 victory against Lebanon. The match was held in Mashhad's Emam Reza Stadium in northeast Iran.

Sardar Azmoun scored the first goal in the 35th minute, followed by a second goal by Alireza Jahanbakhsh in the 72nd minute.

Iran topped its group with 25 points, followed by South Korea with 23 points, while the east Asian team still has one game in hand versus the UAE later today.

The Iranian team qualified for the Qatar world cup as the first Asian team.


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