FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Spain's quarter-final against dark horses Iran promises intriguing tactical battle
The battle between Iran and Spain promises an intriguing tactical contest between two evenly-matched squads, but in the end it will be a test of temperaments which will make the difference.
FIFA U-17 World Cup 2017: Iran have scored 10 goals in three games, but it's their defence that will take them far
Much praise has been heaped on Iran's creative midfielders and forwards. They have been mercurial up front, but that has only been possible because of their steely defence.
Iraq beat Iran 4-3 via penalty shootout to win their maiden Asian Football Confederation U-16 Championships title at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in Goa on Sunday.