Iran v Kuwait, 22 June 2008

Score2-0 to Iran
RefereeSun Baojie
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 3rd round group 5
VenueAzadi Stadium, Tehran
Attendance20,000

2  Iran

Manager: DAEI Ali

0  Kuwait

Manager: IBRAHIM Mohammed

Goals:

Javad Nekounam 16 G
Gholamreza Rezaei 90 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sayed Mehdi Rahmati
Defender Jalal Hosseini
Defender Sattar Zare
Midfielder Hossein Kaebi
Midfielder Javad Nekounam (captain)
Midfielder Gholamreza Rezaei
Midfielder Ebrahim Sadeghi
Midfielder Andranik Teymourian
Midfielder Fereydoon Zandi

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nawaf Al Khaldi (captain)
Defender Ali Maqseed
Defender Mohammed Sinad
Midfielder Jarah Al Ataiqi
Midfielder Saleh Al Sheikh
Midfielder Khaled Matar
Midfielder Mesaed Neda

Substitutions:

Mageed Gholamnejhad for Ebrahim Sadeghi 60
Mohammad Khalatbari for Milad Meydavoudi 79
Mojtaba Shiri for Fereydoon Zandi 90

Substitutions:

Ahmad Al Eidan for Ahmad Saleh Ajab Al Azemi 45
Fahad Al Rashidi for Adel Humoud Al Shammari 64
Mashari Al Azmi for Khaled Matar 69

Cards:

Hossein Kaebi 58 Y
Javad Nekounam 61 Y

Cards:

Husain Hakem Al Shammari 41 Y
Adel Humoud Al Shammari 48 Y

On the bench:

Defender Mohamad Nosrati
Defender Mojtaba Shiri
Midfielder Mohsen Bengar
Midfielder Mageed Gholamnejhad
Midfielder Mohammad Khalatbari

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Ahmad Abdelghafour
Goalkeeper Hameed Youssef
Defender Ahmad Al Eidan
Defender Hussein Hakem
Midfielder Mashari Al Azmi