On the grounds of the Bahrain National Stadium, the Iranian team advanced through the player of the Russian club Zenit, Sardar Azmoun, in the 54th minute, before the same player added the second goal in the 61st minute.
Porto player Mahdi Taremi added the third goal for the Iranian team in the 79th minute, to end the match 3-0 for the visitors.
Iran reached the 12th point, which is the balance of the Bahraini team itself, with its superiority on goal difference, while Iraq maintained its lead by beating Cambodia by four to one goal.
With this result, there are two matches left for Iraq and Iran, as the second will face Cambodia and then Iraq, while the first will meet against Hong Kong and then Iran.
For his part, the Bahrain national team will meet in its last match with the Hong Kong team.