TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran national beach soccer team defeated Oman in two friendly matches in Muscat.
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Team Melli defeated Oman 2-1 and 6-3 as part of preparation for the Association of National Olympic Committees (ANOC) World Beach Games in Qatar.
Iran has been drawn in Group C along with Ukraine, Senegal and Paraguay.
Abbas Hashempour's team will face Ukraine on October 11 and play Senegal and Paraguay on October 13 and 14, respectively.
The international beach multi-sport event is being organized by the ANOC and hosted by the Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC).
More than 1,300 athletes from around 90 countries are expected to participate in the event.
Men's Beach Soccer
Group A: Brazil, Switzerland, UAE and Morocco
Group B: Italy, Spain, Mexico and Solomon Islands
Group C: Iran, Paraguay, Senegal and Ukraine
Group D: Russia, Japan, Uruguay and El Salvador