Photos: Celebrations in Iran After Soccer Team Qualifies for 2014 World Cup

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.

Men holding Iran and Brazil flags as Iranian soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Mehr)

Men holding Iran and Brazil flags as Iranian soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Mehr)

Couple holding Iran flag while people celebrating in the streets of Tehran.(Photo Credit: ISNA)

Couple holding Iran flag while people celebrating in the streets of Tehran.(Photo Credit: ISNA)

 

Iranians celebrating as soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Mehr)

Iranians celebrating as soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Mehr)

Iranian youths celebrating in a northern street of Tehran as soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Kosoof)

Iranian youths celebrating in a northern street of Tehran as soccer team qualifies for 2014 Brazil World Cup.(Photo Credit: Kosoof)

 

People celebrating in the streets of Tehran. a man is spraying 'Iran' in Farsi on the car. (Photo Credit: Kosoof)

People celebrating in the streets of Tehran. a man is spraying ‘Iran’ in Farsi on the car. (Photo Credit: Kosoof)

Brazil We Are Coming! (Photo Credit: Mehr)

Brazil We Are Coming! (Photo Credit: Mehr)

men-bike-isna

Photo Credit: Kosoof

Photo Credit: Kosoof

Celebration after Iran soccer team qualifies 2014 World Cup continued until mid-night. (Photo Credit: Mehr)

Celebration after Iran soccer team qualifies 2014 World Cup continued until mid-night. (Photo Credit: Mehr)

 

Advertisement

Iran's View

One Response to “Photos: Celebrations in Iran After Soccer Team Qualifies for 2014 World Cup”

  1. Edilberto Durano

    Jun 24. 2013

    Congratulations to Iran! This is a good step for them. Hope they’ll make it in the World Cup.
    Ed of CustomCutStencilCo.com

    Reply to this comment

Leave a Reply