USA v Iran, 21 June 1998

Score2-1 to Iran
RefereeUrs Meier
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group F
VenueStade De Gerland, Lyon
Attendance43,500

1  USA

Manager: Steve Sampson

2  Iran

Manager: Jalil Talebi

Goals:

Brian McBride 87 G

Goals:

Hamid Reza Estili 40 G
Mehdi Mahdavikia 84 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kasey Keller
Defender Tom Dooley (captain)
Defender Eddie Pope
Defender David Regis
Midfielder Frankie Hejduk
Midfielder Cobi Jones
Midfielder Tab Ramos
Midfielder Claudio Reyna
Forward Brian McBride
Forward Joe-Max Moore
Forward Roy Wegerle

Starting lineup:

Defender Mohamed Khakpour
Defender Mehdi Pashazadeh
Defender Javad Zarincheh
Midfielder Karim Bagheri
Midfielder Hamid Reza Estili
Midfielder Mehrdad Minavand
Forward Khodadad Azizi
Forward Ali Daei

Substitutions:

Preki Radosavljevic for Tab Ramos 57
Earnie Stewart for Roy Wegerle 57
Brian Maisonneuve for Tom Dooley 81

Substitutions:

Ali Reza Mansourian for Khodadad Azizi 73
Mohammed Ali Peyrovani for Nader Mohammad Khani 75
Naeim Saadavi for Javad Zarincheh 76

Cards:

David Regis Y

Cards:

Javad Zarincheh Y
Mehrdad Minavand Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Brian Maisonneuve
Midfielder Preki Radosavljevic
Midfielder Earnie Stewart

On the bench:

Defender Naeim Saadavi
Midfielder Ali Reza Mansourian