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Iran legend Iraj Danaeifard laid to rest 14 Dec 2018

Iran legend Iraj Danaeifard laid to rest

Iraj Danaeifard, the scorer of the first official goal for Iran national football team in the FIFA World Cup, was laid to rest on Friday. He was buried beside his father Ali Danaeifard, who was one of the founders of Taj SC football club (the club became known as Esteghlal in 1979), in Tehran’s Behesht- […]

Iran’s first goalscorer at World Cup Danaeifard dies 12 Dec 2018

Iran’s first goalscorer at World Cup Danaeifard dies

Iraj Danaeifard, the scorer of the first official goal for Iran national football team in the FIFA World Cup, has died aged 67. Danaeifard passed away of a cardiac arrest in Shiraz’s Namazi Hospital on Wednesday. Iraj Danaeifard was the son of Ali Danaeifard who was one of the founders of Taj SC football club […]