Iran v Saudi Arabia, 28 March 2009

Score2-1 to Saudi Arabia
RefereeYuichi Nishamura
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Asia 4th round group 2
VenueAzadi Stadium, Tehran

1  Iran

Manager: Ali DAEI

2  Saudi Arabia

Manager: Jose PESEIRO

Goals:

Masoud Shojaei 57 G

Goals:

Naif Hazazi 79 G
Osama Mabrouk Awad Al Harbi Al Muallad 87 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sayed Mehdi Rahmati
Defender Hadi Aghily
Defender Hassan Ashjari
Defender Jalal Hosseini
Defender Hossein Kazemi
Midfielder Hossein Kaebi
Midfielder Mohammad Khalatbari
Midfielder Javad Nekounam
Midfielder Gholamreza Rezaei
Midfielder Masoud Shojaei
Forward Mehdi Mahdavikia (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Waleed Abdullah
Defender Osama Hawsawi
Midfielder Sahib Al Abdullha
Midfielder Ahmad Ibrahim Ateef
Midfielder Abdoh Ibrahim Autef
Midfielder Mohammed Noor (captain)
Forward Naif Hazazi

Substitutions:

Vahid Hashemian for Gholamreza Rezaei 56
Mehrzad Madanchi for Mohammad Khalatbari 81

Substitutions:

Saleh Bashir Al Dosari for Sahib Al Abdullha 73
Taisir Al Jassim for Nassir Al Shamrani 73
Redah Tukar for Abdoh Ibrahim Autef 90

Cards:

Vahid Hashemian 77 Y
Javad Nekounam 90 Y

Cards:

Abdoh Ibrahim Autef 32 Y
Mohammed Noor 79 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Vahid Talebloo
Midfielder Khosro Heydari
Midfielder Mehrzad Madanchi
Midfielder Mazyar Zare
Forward Vahid Hashemian

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Mansour Al Naje
Defender Abdullah Shuhail
Defender Redah Tukar
Midfielder Ahmed Al Fraidi
Midfielder Taisir Al Jassim