Russian Federation salvage draw with Iran in friendly

12 October, 2017, 01:06 | Author: Jacqueline Daniels
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Three-time Asian champions, Iran, managed by Portuguese coach Carlos Queiroz, finished first in its group during the World Cup qualifiers earlier in June and was the third team to secure a birth in Russian Federation after the host and Brazil.

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Russian Federation (as hosts) were the very first team booked in, while five-time winners Brazil joined them as early as March 2017 after an incredibly dominant showing in South American qualifying.

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Didier Deschamps' side avoided any final day slip-ups as they saw off Belarus 2-1, courtesy of first-half goals from Antoine Griezmann and Olivier Giroud. For Egypt it will be a first World Cup appearance since 1990 and only a third overall. In the days that followed, Mexico sealed top spot in the Central/North American region, then Belgium became the first European nation other than the hosts to qualify.

The friendly against South Korea was Russia's first worldwide test since they exited the Confederations Cup at the group stage in June, which added to a long list of recent failures.

Iran, South Korea, Japan and Saudi Arabia were the first four Asian nations to qualify.

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Only Brazil has so far qualified, with Uruguay, Chile, Colombia and Peru all ahead of Argentina.

The victor of that match will face the CONCACAF federation's fourth-placed team for a spot in Russia.

The World Cup finals run from June 14 to July 15 in 12 venues spread across 11 cities including Moscow, St Petersburg and Sochi.

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Panama, beaten 4-0 by a Christian Pulisic-inspired United States side last time out, now look destined for a play-off match against either Syria or Australia to land a World Cup place for the first time in their history.

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