Rob Page’s men cannot afford to start Friday’s game in the same fashion, knowing that three points against the Iranians will be crucial to their hopes of reaching the round of 16 with England next up on Tuesday.
Find out what time the Wales vs Iran game starts and how to watch on TV.
What time does Wales vs Iran start?
The game will take place on Friday, November 25 at 10am.
The Group B game will take place at the Ahmad bin Ali Stadium in Al-Rayyan.
How to watch on TV and live stream
Wales vs Iran will be shown live in the UK on BBC One, with coverage getting underway from 9.15am.
The match will be available to live stream on BBC iPlayer and the BBC Sport website.
Welsh language coverage will be shown on S4C, with programming starting at 9.15am.
How to listen on radio
BBC Radio 5 Live and talkSPORT will both have live radio coverage of the match in the UK.
What is the team news?
Joe Allen has trained with the squad after missing Monday night’s opener with the USA.
The 32 year-old hasn’t played since suffering a hamstring injury on September 17.
Kieffer Moore could be reinstated to the starting XI after his introduction off the bench against the Americans coincided with a much improved second half display.
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