Iran beat Wales 2-0 after Hennessey red card


Iran scored twice in the final moments of stoppage time to keep alive their hopes of reaching the World Cup knockout stages for the first time with a thrilling last-gasp victory over a stunned 10-man Wales.

Wales, who had keeper Wayne Hennessey sent off late in the match, looked to have survived the Iranian onslaught in their Group B encounter at Al Rayyan’s Ahmad Bin Ali Stadium before substitute Rouzbeh Cheshmi found the net and Ramin Rezaeian sealed the win with seconds left.

A devastated Gareth Bale after Iran beat Wales 2-0.

A devastated Gareth Bale after Iran beat Wales 2-0.Credit:Getty Images

Iran had come out fighting in the second…



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Written by Bourbiza Mohamed

I have 26 years of experience as a professional writer and editor and have been working as a full time freelancer since 2011. I am originally from Casablanca, Morocco, and I graduated from Qatar University with a degree in journalism. I have worked for newspapers, magazines, news agencies, websites. I speak fluent Arabic, French, English, Russian and Spanish.

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