The Iranian president made the comment as he met with the Iranian footballers before their departure for Qatar’s capital Doha which hosts the international tournaments.
President Raisi called on the national team members to do their best to bring honor for the Iranian nation and make people happy.
He also wished them success at the FIFA World Cup Qatar set to begin on November 8.
Iran will face England on November 21, Wales on November 25 and the United States on November 29.
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