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Iran sports minister arrives in St. Petersburg

Tehran, Iran's Minister of Sports and Youth Masoud Soltanifar arrived in Saint Petersburg on Friday to watch Iran's soccer games in FIFA World Cup 2018.

'We have provided whatever needed for the national team and hope to see a good game against Morocco today,' said Soltanifar upon arrival at the Russian airport.

He also was pleased that there are many Iranians in Russia to watch Iran's games in the stadiums and to encourage the team.

Iran is in Group B of the World Cup with Spain, Portugal, and Morocco.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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