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Iran Beach Soccer to Meet Ukraine at ANOC Opener

15 Sep 2019, 04:36 GMT+10

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran beach soccer team will start the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games with a match against Ukraine.

- Sports news -

Iran has been drawn in Group C along with Ukraine, Senegal and Paraguay.

Team Melli will face Ukraine on October 11 and play Senegal and Paraguay on October 13 and 14, respectively.

The international beach multi-sport event is being organized by the ANOC and hosted by the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC).

More than 1,300 athletes from around 90 countries are expected to participate in the event.

Men's Beach Soccer

Group A: Brazil, Switzerland, UAE and Morocco

Group B: Italy, Spain, Mexico and Solomon Islands

Group C: Iran, Paraguay, Senegal and Ukraine

Group D: Russia, Japan, Uruguay and El Salvador

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