If Iran only role of significance wants to play in the upcoming world championships, the national team is now coming together and the national league immediately be shut down.
Carlos Queiroz is the coach of Iran.
This calls coach Carlos Queiroz following the game of his team in the recent friendly matches against Tunisia (1-0 loss) and Algeria (2-1 win).
“The level of our players from the Iranian league is not good enough,” says the Portuguese Queiroz on the website of the Iranian football federation. “The players have to physically be better. The next time joint training necessary.”
Iran is the world cup organized in Morocco, Spain and Portugal. “Spain and Portugal for many years on us. The decision must still be taken, otherwise it might be too late,” says the 65-year-old Queiroz.