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russia 2018 asian qualifiers third round: iran 1-0 korea republic / oct 12 2016 / tehran: sardar azmoun scored the only of the game as islamic republic of iran maintained their unbeaten start to their paign to qualify for the 2018 fifa world cup finals in russia with a 1-0 win over korea republic on tuesday evening the 21-year-old rostov forward netted in the 25th minute as carlos queiroz’s side dominated against the nine-time fifa world cup finalists in front of a crowd in excess of 70,000 at the azadi stadium to move on to 10 points from their opening four games. “we earned a win against one of the best teams in asia,” said queiroz. “we are so happy to earn all three points as this win against a team like korea republic is worth so much. “we analysed the korean team well so their playing strategy during the opening stages did not surprise our players. we proved that games are decided on the field. “we have earned two good wins against korea and uzbekistan and this is part of the road to the world cup. but there are six more games left and there could be wins and losses ahead. “it is now important to continue this run and try even harder to prepare for the next matches as these players deserve to qualify for the world cup.” ashkan dejagah returned to captain the iranians after missing the 1-0 win over uzbekistan with a calf injury while korea republic started with koo ja-cheol on the bench and kwak tae-hwi in the centre of defence. the koreans barely mustered a s on the iranian goal in the first hour of the game as queiroz’s side controlled central midfield through the impressive saeid ezatolahi and ehsan haji safi. iran pressed from the start, with haji safi kick-starting a break from inside his own half in the 12th minute that, after azmoun’s miss ... ادامه ...