Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iran’s women’s futsal coach Shahrzad Mozaffar has invited 14 players to the national team for the AFC Women’s Futsal Championship.
The competition will be held from May 2 to 12 in Thailand.
Nasimeh Gholami, Fereshteh Karimi, Farzaneh Tavasoli, Arezoo Sedghianizadeh, Fatemeh Papi, Tahereh Mehdipour, Fereshteh Khosravi, Nastaran Moghimi, Sara Shirbeigi, Leyla Khodabandehloo, Fahimeh Zarei, Fatemeh Etedadi, Fatemeh Arjangi and Mahsa Kamali.
Iran has been drawn in Group D along with Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan.
Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau and Thailand are in Group A.
Group B consists of Bangladesh, Chinese Taipei, Malaysia and Vietnam.
Bahrain, China, Japan and Lebanon are drawn in Group C.
Team Melli claimed the title of the first edition, which was held in Malaysia in 2015.