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Iran sneak past Costa Rica

Mohammad Mehdi Mehdikhani secured an opening win for Iran as his late goal saw off Costa Rica 1-0 in FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017 Group C.

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The final whistle sounds.
The final whistle sounds.
90'+ S.KHADEMPOUR (in) comes off the bench to replace R.JAFARI (out) (Iran)
90'+ S.KHADEMPOUR (in) comes off the bench to replace R.JAFARI (out) (Iran)
90'+Costa Rica are penalised after committing a foul.
90'+Costa Rica are penalised after committing a foul.
90' DALY. J (in) comes off the bench to replace MARTINEZ. J (out) (Costa Rica)
90' DALY. J (in) comes off the bench to replace MARTINEZ. J (out) (Costa Rica)
90'Costa Rica try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
90'Costa Rica try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
87' NUÑEZ. C (in) comes off the bench to replace SMITH. I (out) (Costa Rica)
87' NUÑEZ. C (in) comes off the bench to replace SMITH. I (out) (Costa Rica)
87'Costa Rica strike their free-kick wide.
87'Costa Rica strike their free-kick wide.
86'Iran concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Costa Rica.
86'Iran concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Costa Rica.
85'Iran are penalised after committing a foul.
85'Iran are penalised after committing a foul.
84'Costa Rica try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
84'Costa Rica try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.

Statistics

Ball possession
40
%
60

Attempts

10Attempts15
3On-Target0
4Off-Target10
3Blocked5

Disciplinary

12Fouls Committed19
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

4Corners2
1Offsides0
19Free kicks13
0Saves2

Line-ups

Iran
IranIRN
Costa Rica
Costa RicaCRC
(GK)
(GK)
87'
65'
(C) 70'
79'
90'
90'+2
(C)
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
Not eligible to play
65'
70'
79'
90'
90'+2
87'
17
CoachCoach
Amirhossein PEIRAVANI (IRN)Marcelo HERRERA (ARG)

Match Facts

Jeju

Jeju World Cup Stadium

  • Stadium nameJeju World Cup Stadium
  • CityJeju

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 23° CTemperature
  • 8 m/sWind
  • 62 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Jonas ERIKSSON
    Sweden
    SwedenSWE
  • Assistant Referee 1: Mathias KLASENIUS (SWE)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Daniel WÄRNMARK (SWE)
  • Fourth official: Ivan KRUZLIAK (SVK)
  • Video Assistant Referee 1: Daniele ORSATO (ITA)
  • Video Assistant Referee 2: --
  • Assistant Video Assistant Referee: Anastasios SIDIROPOULOS (GRE)

Groups

Group C
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Zambia
ZAM
22006336
Iran
IRN
210134-13
Portugal
POR
201123-11
Costa Rica
CRC
201112-11

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