Women to Attend Football Match in Iran, Ending 40-Year Ban!
October 10 is a historic day in Iran – For the first time, women will be allowed the basic right to attend a FIFA World Cup qualifier match. But why is there a seat limit for women? Iran’s Azadi (Freedom) Stadium holds 85,000 people, but only 3,000 seats are allocated for women.
Middle East/North AfricaIran: Stadium Seating Cap Endangers Women
October 4, 2019News Release