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 By John Duerden

Iran have nothing to fear vs. Spain, Portugal - they have Carlos Queiroz

With just one World Cup group stage win to their name, Iran will have their work cut out for them in a challenging Group B.
ESPN FC's Stewart Robson wasn't overly impressed with Iran and doesn't feel there's a way back for Morocco after their late capitulation.

SAINT PETERSBURG, Russia -- Carlos Queiroz has guided three national teams to four World Cups but the game against Spain on Wednesday could prove to be his finest hour and a half, not just on the global stage but in a long and distinguished coaching career. If all goes well in Kazan vs. Spain, and then against Portugal in Saransk, the 65-year-old will have secured his reputation as one of the world's top coaches.

He was already up there in the eyes of his Iran players after they threw him into the...

 By Nick Ames

Spain in danger as Iran smell blood - one World Cup slip can prove costly

The guys respond to your tweets about Cristiano Ronaldo following his heroic display for Portugal against Spain in the World Cup.

When Cristiano Ronaldo whipped that vicious, nigh-on unstoppable free kick beyond David De Gea on Friday night, Spain howled and neutrals around the world rejoiced.

The game had finished in a draw but football had been the winner: Spain, for their part, had shown glimpses of their fluent, high-octane best and if that was an appetiser for match-ups between this World Cup's big guns then the knockout stages, when they begin in a week and a half, will be something to behold.

Yet it is not that simple...

 By Reuters

Spain warned by Germany loss ahead of Iran clash

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The FC crew agree Spain and Portugal's draw in their opening match at the World Cup proved they are both a class above the rest of Group B.
Morocco's Aziz Bouhaddouz scored an own goal deep into second half stoppage time to give Iran a 1-0 win at St. Petersburg Stadium.
An exclusive 'interview' with Carlos Queiroz, Portugal quiz and more. The Exploding Heads get into the World Cup spirit with a preview of Group B.

Spain came through a tough World Cup opener against Portugal in impressive style as the aftershocks of the sacking of their coach were still reverberating and they will need to keep the pedal firmly to the floor when they meet Iran on Wednesday.

The thrilling 3-3 draw with Portugal in Sochi eased concerns that Julen Lopetegui's sudden departure would derail Spain's campaign and reports coming out of the camp indicate an upbeat mood under his makeshift replacement Fernando Hierro.

On paper, Spain...