ACL Matchday 6: Draw takes Zobahan through (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tashkent: Islom Tukhtakhujaev’s last-minute strike earned Lokomotiv a 1-1 draw against Zobahan, but the result was not enough for the hosts to progress to the knock-out stage of the 2018 AFC Champions League as Zobahan snatched the second qualification ticket from Group B. The Uzbek side made their intentions clear from the

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ACL Matchday 6: Persepolis FC 1-0 Al Sadd SC (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tehran: Iran’s Persepolis will head into the Knockout Stage of the 2018 AFC Champions League as winners of Group C, after overcoming Qatar’s Al Sadd with a 1-0 win on Matchday Six. Backed by a vociferous home crowd, Persepolis needed less than three minutes to go in front. Mohammed Ansari whipped in

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ACL Matchday 6: Al Hilal SFC 0-1 Esteghlal FC (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Kuwait City: Esteghlal secured first place in Group D with a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal, thanks to Vouria Ghafouri’s goal on Matchday Six of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group D on Monday. Al Hilal started the brighter of the two sides and had their first attempt on goal

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Persepolis seal title in Iran Professional League [Video Highlights]

(IranSportsPress – Tehran Times) The most decorated Iranian football club beat Padideh 1-0 in Mashhad’s Samen Stadium. Vahid Amiri opened the goal with a header in the 77th minute. Persepolis claimed the title for the second successive year. Branko Ivankovic’s team could have won the title in the 2015-16 Season but became runners-up due to

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AFC CL Matchday 5: FC Nasaf 0-0 Persepolis (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Last year’s semi-finalists Persepolis sealed their place at the 2018 AFC Champions League Knockout Stage with a 0-0 draw against Uzbekistan’s FC Nasaf on Monday, as the Iranian side claimed a better head-to-head record in their Group C campaign. The Iranian champions dominated possession throughout the opening half but could not make

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AFC CL Matchday 5: Esteghlal 2 – Al Rayyan 0 (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress, AFC) Esteghlal booked their place in the 2018 AFC Champions League knock-out stage with a 2-0 win over Qatar’s Al Rayyan at Azadi Stadium on Matchday Five of Group D on Monday. The hosts got off to a flying start and needed just four minutes to open the scoring as Server Djeparov converted a

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IPL Week 26: Perspolis 1 – Saipa 2 (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress, Translation from Mehr News Agency) –  Perspolis and Saipa played against each other in Azadi stadium which ended with the defeat of Perspolis, Iran Professional League leader in standings. Arman Rezai (22) and Omid Khaledi scored for Saipa, Ali Alipoor (75) scored for Perspolis. Perspolis played without the national team players. In the 22nd

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IPL Week 26: Naft Tehran 1 – Esteghlal 2 (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – Translation from Mehr News Agency)  – Esteghlal won the first game in the Persian New Year against Naft Tehrah.   Winfried Schäfer allowed the national team players to rest in the start of the game. Esteghlal played with Mahdi Rahmati, khosro Heydari, Roozbeh Cheshmi, Armin Sohrabian, Milad Zakipoor, Farshid Bagheri (Minute 29 for

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