Iran v Angola, 21 June 2006

Score1-1
RefereeMark Shield
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group D
VenueZentralstadion, Leipzig
Attendance38,000
This was the first meeting between Iran and Angola at any level.

1  Iran

Manager: Branko Ivankovic

1  Angola

Manager: Luis Oliviera Goncalves

Goals:

Sohrab Bakhtiarizadeh 75 G

Goals:

Amadeo Flavio 60 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ebrahim Mirzapour
Defender Mohamad Nosrati
Defender Rahman Rezaei
Midfielder Hossein Kaebi
Midfielder Mehrzad Madanchi
Midfielder Andranik Teymourian
Midfielder Fereydoon Zandi
Forward Ali Daei (captain)
Forward Vahid Hashemian

Substitutions:

Masoud Shojaei for Mohamad Nosrati 13
Rasoul Khatibi for Vahid Hashemian 39
Arash Borhani for Hossein Kaebi 67

Substitutions:

Sebastiao Cabungula Arsenio for Andre Mateus 23
Amadeo Flavio for Fabrice Alcebiade Maieco Akwa 51
Manuel Rui Marques for Paulo Jose Lopes Figueiredo 73

Cards:

Mehrzad Madanchi 37 Y
Andranik Teymourian 55 Y
Fereydoon Zandi 90 Y

Cards:

Manuel A M Cange Loco 22 Y
Antonio Manuel Viana Mendonca 45 Y
Ze Kalanga 67 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Masoud Shojaei
Forward Arash Borhani
Forward Rasoul Khatibi

On the bench:

Defender/Centre back Manuel Rui Marques
Forward Amadeo Flavio

Comments:

Iran finished bottom of Group D

Comments:

In their first World Cup finals, Angola finished in third place in Group D. Amadeo Flavio's goal was their only goal in three games.