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TEHRAN, Iran  | Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program

TEHRAN, Iran  — The former captain of Spain’s national soccer team, Carles Puyol, is claiming that Iranian TV officials barred him from appearing as a World Cup commentator because of his long hair. Iranian officials have denied the claim. The Saturday report by Jam-e Jam newspaper’s TV affiliate quotes government TV official Morteza Mirbagheri as … Continue reading TEHRAN, Iran  | Ex-soccer star says Iran officials barred him from program