SEREMBAN, Nov. 15, 2016 (AMP) — Russia 2018 (Asian Qualifiers) : Syria tied 0-0 with Iran, in a qualifying game for the 2018 FIFA World Cup on Tuesday night at the Tuanku Abdul Rahman Stadium in Seremban.
The result put the Iranians top of Group A with 11 points. Syria is fourth with 5 points. In their next game, Iran will meet Qatar at the Tuanku Abdul Rahman Stadium on March 23, while Syria will face Uzbekistan.
Fixtures and Results : Third Round Group A
Syria at the World Cup
- Never qualified
- 14 participations in the qualifications (first in 1950)
Iran at the World Cup
- 4 appearances (first in 1978)
- 10 participations in the qualifications (first in 1974)