The Iranian national team achieved a historic achievement to give its country its first victory over a European team in the history of its participation in the World Cup, after it defeated the Welsh national team 2-0 on Friday at the “Ahmed Bin Ali” stadium in Al-Rayyan, in the second round of the second group matches of the 2022 World Cup. Currently located in Qatar.
The Iranian national team won the match with two goals in stoppage time for the match, scored by Rouzbeh Chishmi and Ramin Rezaian.
Iran’s national team started its World Cup campaign with a heavy defeat against its English counterpart 2-6 last Monday, while Wales tied in the first round with its American counterpart 1-1, in Wales’ first match in the World Cup finals in 64 years.
The Iranian team scored its first three points in the World Cup in Qatar, equal to the England team, which meets its American counterpart today at Al-Bayt Stadium, while the Welsh team’s balance was frozen at one point.