Kaffashian: US welcomes friendly football match with Iran

Bushehr, Oct 3, IRNA – Head of Irans Football Federation, Ali Kaffashian said on Thursday that the US football federation has welcomed a friendly football match between Iranian and US national teams.

The match will be conducted in due time after coordination between the two countries’ football federations, he said.

Speaking to IRNA, he said Iran and the US will be among four teams to play in the tournament.

Iran has other programs to play football matches with South American and European states, he said.

Iran is to host an international conference from November 6-7 with participation of top officials from Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) and experts from Asian Football Confederation (AFC), he said.

The participants in the conference will inspect the country’s football infrastructures and also mee with the Iranian president and sport minister.

By IRNA

 

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