ST LOUIS (LALATE) – Iran vs. Lebanon 2013 (live score results below) delivers a critical qualification match today. This game is for the Group A table of the AFC’s Round 4 in World Cup qualifications, reps tells news. Only the top two teams automatically advance. A third place team, however, gets a wild card slot. But Iran is hoping to jump into top a two ranking today.
Iran vs. Lebanon 2013 (start time 8:30 am PST) features number three Iran taking on number five and last ranked Lebanon in a World Cup qualified. Lebanon has only five points Iran, however, is only one point away from a first place ranking.
Iran’s ten points are from three wins, one draw and two losses in its qualifiers. Lebanon, reps tell news, is sporting only one win, two draws and four losses.
Lebanon is coming off a loss in is qualifier in March and draw this month. The team just recently drawed against South Korean in a 1-1 final score this month. And in March, the team surprised news by being defeated by Uzbekistan in a one goal loss. After today’s game, however, the team heads into the Asia Cup qualifiers facing Kuwait, Iran again, and Thailand.
Iran, in contrast, is hoping to continue its winnings. It recently defeated Qatar in a qualifier last week. After today, the team faces South Korean next week. It then will face Thailand in ACQ qualifiers in November. For live score results today, click HERE.