Victim of a terrible head-to-head clash with his defender Majid Hosseiniagainst England (2-6), and suffering from a broken nose and a serious concussion, the Iranian goalkeeper, Alireza Beiranvand, is forced to forfeit the match against Wales this Friday at 11:00.
“Day after day, his condition is progressing. He did new tests today. Everything is going in the right direction, we are happy with this situation but because of his concussion, there is a protocol to respect. He will not play tomorrow (Friday) but will be ready for the last match (Tuesday against the United States)”said his coach, Carlos Queiroz.