Wales vs Iran Prediction & Betting Tips

Free Wales vs Iran prediction. 12:00 Kick-off, Friday 25 November at Ahmed bin Ali Stadium. 2022 FIFA World Cup betting tips and football odds.




Wales are capable of keeping things tight against Iran and the betting prediction is to back Under 2.5 Goals at 1.53 when you head to the Total Goals market.

Getting the lowdown on injuries and studying the form guide are important duties ahead of making football picks. We also place great emphasis on the stats and a data-led approach can be effective.

Key Wales vs Iran stats:

  • 15 of the last 20 Iran matches have resulted in BTTS No
  • Iran have kept 12 clean sheets in their past 20 matches

Back Under 2.5 Goals at 1.53 for this FIFA World Cup game. The reason for our betting tip is that we’re expecting a low-scoring game including two goals or less.

There are some great alternative markets and that includes Under 2.5 + Both Teams to Score No which covers five different possible scorelines.

Last Matches (excl. friendlies)

Wales drew 1-1 with USA in their previous match, registering three shots on target. They had 53% possession at Ahmed bin Ali Stadium and Gareth Bale scoring a goal in this FIFA World Cup match.

Iran played England in their last match and this was an away game at Khalifa International Stadium. The scoreline was a 6-2 loss in this FIFA World Cup encounter, with Mehdi Taremi scoring both goals for Iran.

Starting Lineups

Wales (confirmed lineup): Wayne Hennessey, Chris Mepham, Joe Rodon, Ben Davies, Connor Roberts, Neco Williams, Aaron Ramsey, Ethan Ampadu, Harry Wilson, Gareth Bale, Kieffer Moore.

Iran (confirmed lineup): Hossein Hosseini, Ramin Rezaeian, Majid Hosseini, Morteza Pouraliganji, Milad Mohammadi, Ali Gholizadeh, Ahmad Nourollahi, Saeid Ezatolahi, Ehsan Haji Safi, Sardar Azmoun, Mehdi Taremi.

Wales vs Iran Betting Tips

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Betting Odds

The bookies betting odds have Wales as 2.05 favourites for this FIFA World Cup clash, implying that they are 49% likely to win the match. For those wanting to oppose the market leader, you can get 3.80 about Iran.

Under 2.5 Goals is a short-priced option for those customers expecting two goals or less. Both Teams to Score betting is always popular and the No option on the BTTS market is available at 1.70.

Should you want to back Wales to win this FIFA World Cup match, then there is 1.44 available on the Draw No Bet market, with Iran chalked at 2.62.

Team Stats

Latest FIFA World Cup and match stats. Full Time Result and Goals.

Wales logo Wales Betting Stats

Iran logo Iran Betting Stats

Full time Result

  • 7 wins, 7 defeats and 6 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 3 wins, 3 defeats and 4 draws in previous 10 home matches

Full time Results

  • 14 wins, 5 defeats and 1 draws in previous 20 matches
  • 6 wins, 4 defeats and 0 draws in previous 10 away matches





Goals / match
1 1.2
Conceded / match
1.6 1.6
Total / match
2.6 2.8





For / match
4 1
Against / match
4.6 1.8
Total / match
8.6 2.8



Team News

It’s great to get the latest lineups for the match, with injuries being flagged up thanks to our up-to-date Wales vs Iran team news.

We’ve got details of the FIFA World Cup squads so that you know every player on the roster.

Starting Lineups

Wales Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

Iran Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Wales Confirmed Lineup 5-3-2

1 Wayne Hennessey
5 Chris Mepham 6 Joe Rodon 4 Ben Davies 14 Connor Roberts 3 Neco Williams
10 Aaron Ramsey 15 Ethan Ampadu 8 Harry Wilson
11 Gareth Bale 13 Kieffer Moore
24 Hossein Hosseini
23 Ramin Rezaeian 19 Majid Hosseini 8 Morteza Pouraliganji 5 Milad Mohammadi
17 Ali Gholizadeh 21 Ahmad Nourollahi 6 Saeid Ezatolahi 3 Ehsan Haji Safi
20 Sardar Azmoun 9 Mehdi Taremi

Iran Confirmed Lineup 4-4-2

Wales Substitutes

  • 2Chris Gunter
  • 7Joe Allen
  • 9Brennan Johnson
  • 12Danny Ward
  • 16Joe Morrell
  • 17Tom Lockyer
  • 18Jonathan Williams
  • 19Mark Harris
  • 20Daniel James
  • 21Adam Davies
  • 22Sorba Thomas
  • 23Dylan Levitt
  • 24Ben Cabango
  • 25Rubin Colwill
  • 26Matt Smith

Iran Substitutes

  • 2Sadegh Moharrami
  • 4Shoja Khalilzadeh
  • 7Alireza Jahanbakhsh
  • 10Karim Ansarifard
  • 11Vahid Amiri
  • 12Payam Niazmand
  • 13Hossein Kanaani
  • 14Saman Ghoddos
  • 15Roozbeh Cheshmi
  • 16Mehdi Torabi
  • 18Ali Karimi
  • 22Amir Abedzadeh
  • 25Abolfazl Jalali

Previous Wales Lineups

21 Nov FIFA World Cup
USA 1-1 Wales
25 Sep Nations League
Wales 0-1 Poland
22 Sep Nations League
Belgium 2-1 Wales

Previous Iran Lineups

21 Nov FIFA World Cup
England 6-2 Iran
29 Mar Asia World Cup Qualifiers
Iran 2-0 Lebanon
24 Mar Asia World Cup Qualifiers
South Korea 2-0 Iran

The latest Wales vs Iran lineups, including predicted lineups and confirmed starting 11s. Find out each team’s formation along with the substitutes.

Injuries & Suspensions

Wales Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.
Ethan Ampadu Knock injury

Iran Injury Table

Type Name Info
No players are currently reported injured or suspended.

We cover the injuries and suspensions when it comes to leagues all over the world. Go through our latest injury report to get key information.

Make sure you check out the latest squads and access the up-to-date player stats.

FIFA FlagTables & Standings

World Cup Group B

# Team G W D L +/- P
1 England 1 1 0 0 6:2 3
2 Wales 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
3 USA 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
4 Iran 1 0 0 1 2:6 0
# Team G W D L +/- P
1 England 1 1 0 0 6:2 3
2 USA 1 0 1 0 1:1 1
3 Wales 0 0 0 0 0:0 0
4 Iran 0 0 0 0 0:0 0

A great starting point for placing football bets is to check out the FIFA World Cup standings so that you can see where each team is placed in the table.