West Asia Iran

Marc Wilmots Announces Iran Squad for 2020 World Cup Qualifiers

Iran have announced their squad for the upcoming 2022 World cup qualifiers against Cambodia and Bahrain, with several big names missing out on Marc Wilmots’ latest selection.

Brighton’s Alireza Jahanbakhsh who has missed his place in the Seagull’s starting line-up, Esteghlal Captain Voria Ghafori and Persepolis defender Shoja Khalilzadeh were not called up to Team Melli squad.

On the other hand, the Belgian manager has invited Mehrdad Mohammadi (Desportivo Aves), Payam Niazmand, Morteza Mansouri and and Mohammad Mohebbi (Sepahan) and Mehdi Taremi (Rio Ave) for the first time.




Alireza Beiranvand

Mohammad Rashid Mazaheri

Payam Niazmand



Seyed Majid Hosseini

Hossein Kananizadegan

Morteza Mansouri

Milad Mohammadi

Mohammad Naderi

Ramin Rezaeian

Morteza Pourali Ganji

Siavash Yazdani



Omid Ebrahimi

Ehsan Hajsafi

Ali Karimi

Ahmad Norollahi

Masoud Shojaei



Vahid Amiri

Karim Ansarifar

Ashkan Dejagah

Mehrdad Mohammadi

Mohammad Mohebbi

Sardar Azmoun

Mehdi Taremi