Tasnim – VILNIUS, Iran national futsal team coach Mohammad Nazemasharieh signed a contract extension on Monday.
The 52-year-old coach has penned a one-year extension.
He will lead Iran at the 2021 FIFA Futsal World Cup in Lithuania.
Iran will start the campaign with a match against Serbia on Tuesday.
Under the leadership of Nazemasharieh, Iran won its first-ever medal at the Futsal World Cup.
Team Melli defeated Portugal in a penalty shootout to win a bronze medal in 2016.
Iran also claimed two titles in the AFC Futsal Championship (2016, 2018) under coaching of Nazemasharieh.