Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iran U-20 football team was held to a 1-1 draw by Senegal in a friendly match on Sunday.
The match which was held in Tehran’s Shahre Qods Stadium, was as part of preparation for the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup in South Korea.
Iran U-20 football team will play Senegal on Friday in Karaj’s Enghelab Stadium.
Amirhossein Peyrovani’s boys have been drawn against two-time world champion Portugal, Zambia and Costa Rica in Group C of the FIFA U-20 World Cup.
Senegal is in Group F along with Ecuador, USA and Saudi Arabia.
The 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup will be played in six venues across Korea Republic from May 20 to June 11.