Iran announces World Cup squad without Belgium-based striker

In this photo released by an official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, President Hassan Rouhani, second right, is presented with a jersey of the national soccer team during a meeting with members of the team and Portuguese coach Carlos Queiroz, left, Minister of Sport and Youth Masoud Soltanifar, second left, and President of Football Federation Mehdi Taj, in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, May, 20, 2018. Iran opens its World Cup 2018 campaign on June 15 against Morocco. (Iranian Presidenc





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