Tehran Times – MASHHAD, Iran national futsal team failed to win Mashhad Cup 2019.
Team Melli, who is getting ready for the 2020 AFC Futsal Championship, lost to Belarus 3-2 in their must-win game in Mashhad’s Shahid Beheshti Hall on Tuesday.
Iran had started the three-nation campaign with a 5-5 draw against Slovakia, while Belarus beat the European team 4-1.
Iran became runners-up with a better goal difference than Slovakia.
Belarus claimed the title with two wins.
The 2020 AFC Futsal Championship will take place in Turkmenistan from 26 Feb. 26 to Mar. 8.