Iran v Japan betting tips, preview and odds
Iran can edge into Asian Cup final
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Iran have not conceded a goal on their way to the Asian Cup semi-finals and their expert defending can help them to beat Japan.
This will be the toughest test for Carlos Queiroz's side, who have beaten Yemen, Vietnam, Oman and China as well as a 0-0 draw against Iraq, but they are supremely well organised.
Goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand has hit the headlines due to his incredibly long throw, although there is much more to the stopper than just that with a remarkable record at international level of 17 clean sheets in 20 appearances.
Portugal, Spain and Syria are the only nations to have found a way past Beiranvand and at the other end Iran can overcome the absence of the suspended Mehdi Taremi to edge Japan out.
Iran to win & under 2.5 goals
1pt 37-13 188Bet
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