Iran beats Morocco 1-0 at World Cup 2018

MNA – Morocco’s own goal gave Iran the win and a crucial three points to start Group B play.

After an exhausting game, Iran won its World Cup opener against Morocco on Friday in St. Petersburg, 1-0, thanks to an own goal in added time.

The substitute Bouhaddouz scored past his own goalkeeper with a near post header as he attempted to defend the free-kick taken by Ehsan Hajsafi.