Iran arrest soccer player Voria Ghafouri amid World Cup squad scrutiny

Iran arrest soccer player Voria Ghafouri amid World Cup squad scrutiny

Comment this story Comment A prominent Iranian footballer was arrested on Thursday for, among other things, damaging the reputation of the country’s national team, which competes in the World Cup, state-linked Iranian media reported Thursday. The player, Voria Ghafouri, is a former member of the Iranian national team and a frequent critic of the government. …

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