Iran and USA will clash at the Al Thumama Stadium in the final round of FIFA World Cup 2022 group stage match on Tuesday.
Iran beat Wales in their last World Cup match and they have kept their qualification prospects alive. However, they will be up against USA, another confident side and three points for either side in this match will see them make it to the knockout stage.
FIFA World Cup Iran vs USA Football Teams News
Iran Football Team News
For Iran, Alireza Jahanbakhsh has been ruled out of this match. Goalie
Alireza Beiranvand is all clear to take part, but it will be interesting if
Hossein Hosseini, who returned with a clean sheet on Friday, continues to guard the goal.
USA Football Team News
The United States has a full squad at their disposal for this crucial game against Iran. The midfield comprising Adams, McKennie, and Yunus Musah have been very impressive and will continue to be very important. Haji Wright could well start this game against Iran.
Qatar FIFA WC USA vs Iran Predicted Starting XI
Iran Predicted Starting XI
Hossein Hosseini; Ramin Rezaeian, Majid Hosseini, Morteza Pouraliganji, Milad Mohammadi; Ali Gholizadeh, Ahmad Nourollahi, Saeid Ezatolahi, Ehsan Haji Safi; Mehdi Taremi, Karim Ansarifard
USA Predicted Starting XI
Matt Turner; Sergino Dest, Walker Zimmerman, Tim Ream, Antonee Robinson; Weston McKennie, Tyler Adams, Brenden Aaronson; Giovanni Reyna, Jesus Ferreira, Christian Pulisic
FIFA WC Iran vs USA Head-to-Head and Key Numbers
- This will be the third time Iran and USA are locking horns against one another – the Stars and stripes have not won any of their last two encounters.
- The first match between the sides took place back in 1998 FIFA World Cup, where Iran picked up a 2-1 victory.
- Iran have been in top form and are unbeaten in 14 out of their last 16 matches.
Qatar Fifa World Cup Iran vs USA Fantasy Football Team
Goalkeeper: Hossein Hosseini
Defenders: Tim Ream, Antonee Robinson, Morteza Pouraliganji, Ramin Rezaeian;
Midfielders: Weston McKennie, Tyler Adams, Christian Pulisic (VC), Ali Gholizadeh, Saeid Ezatolahi
Strikers: Mehdi Taremi (C)
FIFA Iran vs USA Match Details
Kick-off date: Wednesday, November 30
Kick-off time: 12:30 AM IST
Venue: Al Thumama Stadium
Iran vs USA Match Live Streaming in India
Live Telecast: Sports18 SD/HD
Live streaming: JioCinema (App & Website)
Iran vs USA Match Prediction
Considering Iran’s form and their past matches against USA, they are favourites going into this match. However, USA have been very resilient in both their matches so far and will be quite tough to crack. Iran should be attacking and should win this match 1-0.