Iran's U17 Team Melli is grouped with South Korea, Afghanistan, and Qatar to start the 2023 AFC U17 Asian Cup in July later this year in Thailand.

Iran PressAsia: The 16 teams were divided into four groups for the June 15-July 2 tournament, which will see the top four sides seal their places in the FIFA U-17 World Cup Peru 2023 in November.

Hosts Thailand, champions in 1998, will have Malaysia, Laos, and Yemen for the company. 

Iran also was grouped with the two-time champions Korea Republic, Afghanistan, and Qatar in an exciting Group B, with Iran and Qatar having won the title once each previously. 

The complete grouping of the U-17 Asian Nations Cup is as follows:

Group A: Thailand, Yemen, Malaysia, Laos

Group B: Korea Republic, IR Iran, Afghanistan, Qatar

Group C: Tajikistan, Australia, Saudi Arabia, China PR

Group D: Japan, India, Vietnam, Uzbekistan.


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