Female football fans cheer entry to Iran stadium
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Iran football: Female fans celebrate historic moment

Female football fans in Iran were elated as they were allowed to freely attend a men's football match for the first time in decades.

Women have effectively been banned from stadiums when men are playing since just after the 1979 Islamic revolution.

  • 10 Oct 2019
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