Iran's team poses for a team photo prior the international friendly soccer match between Iran and Uzbekistan at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran, Iran. May 19, 2018. Ebrahim Noroozi | AP
Sanctions Regime

Citing US Sanctions, Nike Moves to Block Iran’s National Team From Using Their Shoes

The company is citing U.S. sanctions, but for the 2014 World Cup, it provided cleats for Iran’s national team despite sanctions.