Fri Apr 28, 2017 09:52AM
Iran defeated Mexico 3-2 in the first game of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017.
Iran defeated Mexico 3-2 in the first game of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017.
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Iran's national team have begun their campaign at this year’s FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in style by beating Mexico 3-2 in the Bahamas. 

Iran goalkeeper Peyman Hosseini opened the scoring for his side to become the first player to score at the tournament.

Amir Hossein Akbari and Mohammad Ahmadzadeh then added a goal each to grab all 3 points for their country. Iran will next face Italy on Sunday. They have been drawn in group B along with Mexico, Italy and Nigeria.