Iran: Team to contest Asian cup final

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One of Iran’s top football teams, Sepahan, will face Japan’s Urawa Reds in November in its bid to win this year’s Asian Football Confederation final.Sepahan made it through to the final of the AFC Champions League after beating UAE rivals Al-Wahda, in a goalless draw on Wednesday.Al-Wahda and Sepahan had previously played on 3 October resulting in a 3-1 victory for the Iranian club, which eventually gave them a 3-1 victory in aggregate.

Sepahan, based in the central Iranian city of Esfahan, will seek to become the first Asian champion from the Islamic Republic since Paas Tehran won the title in 1993.The Iranian club will host the first match of the finals on 7 November with the second and final match to be played in Saitama, Japan a week later.

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