Wales and Iran could not score against each other in the first half.
Iran started the match with more confidence in comparison to the one against England. The Iranian players put Wales under pressure and wanted to prove their capabilities.
It was Wales that had the first clear occasion with Kieffer Moore, who tried to score with a volley in the middle of the box.
In minute 15, Iran scored first with number 17, Ali Gholizadeh. The goal was later disallowed due to offside.
There were not many actions to highlight in the following minutes of the first half.