Soccer Insider: Iran


Posted at 07:36 PM ET, 06/24/2013

Namazi celebrates World Cup berth with Iran

Iranian-American Omid Namazi, an assistant coach for Iran's national team, is going to the World Cup.

By Steven Goff  |  07:36 PM ET, 06/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  2014 World Cup, Iran, World Cup qualifying

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 10/24/2011

Iran national team’s coaching staff has strong ties to American soccer

The entire coaching staff of Iran’s national team has ties to U.S. soccer, including assistant Omid Namazi, a former Washington resident.

By Steven Goff  |  05:18 PM ET, 10/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Iran, Americans abroad