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Iran-Canada Friendly Confirmed

13 May 2022, 16:37 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran football team will play Canada in a warm-up game on June 5 at Vancouver's BC Place.

- Sports news -

In the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, Iran will be in Group B with England, the US and the yet-to-be-decided UEFA Path A winner. Wales is set to take on the winner of the Ukraine-Scotland playoff.

Canada is drawn in Group F along with Belgium, Serbia, and Morocco.

Iran is playing in its third straight World Cup after featuring in the 2014 and 2018 editions. Team Melli placed atop Group A in Asia's qualification path.

Canada is making its first appearance in the tournament since 1986.

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