Iranians celebrated in the streets of the capital Tehran and other major cities around the country on Tuesday night after Iranian national soccer team won their 2014 World Cup qualifier match against South Korea.
Following the winning of Iranian national soccer team, Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei congratulated the victory of Iranian team thanked the players for making Iranians happy.
Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadienjad and the president-elect Hassan Rowhani also issued statements congratulating the victory of Iranian team against South Korea.
National Iranian soccer team has secured its place at the FIFA 2014 World Cup in Brazil, after it recorded a 1-0 victory against South Korea on Tuesday.
The 2014 tournament in Brazil will mark Iran’s fourth World Cup appearance.