• Iran coach says Guam visa hassles nothing to do with soccer

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Iran coach Carlos Queiroz says the frustrations faced by the tiny Pacific island of Guam in obtaining visas to travel to Tehran for a World Cup qualifier next month give just a glimpse of the problems long faced by his team in negotiating international soccer.

  • Visa flap may sink World Cup qualifying match for Guam

    HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — Visas for members of the Guam national soccer team to enter Iran have been delayed two weeks ahead of a qualifying match, leaving a Guam official to say political tensions between the U.S. and the Islamic republic shouldn’t affect sports.