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Azmoun double as Iran, Iraq, Saudi soar into last 16
By Alastair HIMMER
ATTENTION - RECASTS, ADDS Saudi v Lebanon ///
Abu Dhabi, Jan 12, 2019 (AFP) - Back-from-retirement Sardar Azmoun fired Iran into the Asian Cup knockout phase on Saturday as Carloz Queiroz's side were joined by arch-rivals Iraq and fellow former winners Saudi Arabia in the last 16.
Azmoun, 24, quit the national team after fans rounded on him following Iran's exit at last year's World Cup, but he ...