Alireza Faghani to officiate 83rd Tehran derby

( – Iran’s international referee has been selected to ref the upcoming game between Persepolis and Esteghlal.

Iran’s most known referee, Alireza Faghani, alongside his assistants Reza Sokhandan and Mohammadreza Mansouri will officiate the 83rd Tehran Derby. In the past, he officiated two derbies in the 2011-12 and 2013-14 season.

Faghani recently officiated the final of the Olympic tournament between Brazil and Germany.

The game is going to take place on Friday at 17:00.