ACL 2017 MD4: Persepolis held, Esteghlal Khuzestan lose(HD VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iranian football teams Persepolis and Esteghlal Khuzestan failed to win against their Qatari rivals in Matchday 4 of the AFC Champions League on Monday. In Group D, Persepolis were left to rue missed chances after a 0-0 draw with Al Rayyan in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Striker Mehdi Taremi squandered the game’s best opportunity on the

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Ramin Rezaeian linked with a move to Belgian’s Club Brugge

IranSportsPress.com- Ramin Rezaeian is linked with a move to Club Brugge club in Belgium top division according to the Iranian media. The 27 years old Persepolis right back was lately sidelined by head coach Branko Ivankovic after an incident in a training session between him and teammate Ali Alipour. Former Rah Ahan defender played 17 times

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Al Rayyan looking for win against Persepolis: Michael Laudrup

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Al Rayyan coach Michael Laudrup says that the match against Persepolis is very difficult but they are going to beat the Iranian giant. The Qatari club defeated Persepolis 3-1 last month in Group D of the AFC Champions League and went top of the table. On Monday, Al Rayyan will play Persepolis in Tehran’s Azadi

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Branko Ivankovic: We must defeat Al Rayyan

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran’s Persepolis football team’s head coach Branko Ivankovic says that they have no way but to defeat Al Rayyan. Persepolis football team will host the Qatari club in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on Monday in Group D of the AFC Champions League. “I hope that our supporters to come out in numbers and fill up the

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Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic linked with Algeria coaching job

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Head coach of Iran’s Persepolis football team has been shortlisted to take charge of Algeria football team, regionalni.com reported. Algeria is without a coach since Georges Leekens resigned following the team’s early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations in late January. Ivankovic has said it’s an honor for him to link with the

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Greek giants Look to Lure Persepolis Striker Mehdi Taremi

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- According to marca-sl.gr, Greek giants, namely Olympiakos, Panathinaikos, PAOK and AEK want to sign a contract with the Iranian international striker. Taremi has played a key role in the current season for Persepolis and his goals helped the Reds lead the IPL table. Taremi also scored two vital goals for Iran national football team against

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Iran moves up five spots to 28th in new FIFA Rankings

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran football team climbed five spots to 28th in the latest FIFA rankings on Thursday. It came after Team Melli earned two valuable victories over Qatar and China in the 2018 World Cup qualifiers. Iran topped all Asian Football Confederation (AFC) members, followed by South Korea (N0. 43), Japan (No. 44), Australia (No. 50)

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Iran advance to 2017 FIVB Boys’ U19 World Championship

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Defending and seven-time champions Iran brushed off Thailand in comfortable straight sets 25-16 25-19 25-19 to advance to the semi-finals of the 11th Asian Boys’ U19 Volleyball Championship at the Wunna Theikdi Indoor Stadium and book a berth to contest the 2017 FIVB Boys’ U19 World Championship in Bahrain in August. Iran, which had already

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Esteghlal move to IPL second place, Persepolis lose to Sanat Naft(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football team defeated Foolad Khuzestan 1-0 to move second place in Iran Professional League (IPL). Mohsen Krimi scored the winning goal in the 40th minute at the Azadi Stadium. Esteghlal overtook Tractor Sazi in second place on goal difference, but still are nine points adrift of IPL leader Persepolis. TractorSazi were held to

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Carlos Querioz

Queiroz pragmatism proves key yet again for Iran

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Another game at the Azadi Stadium yielded yet another victory for Carlos Queiroz and his Islamic Republic of Iran side as Team Melli moved a step closer to the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 finals next year with a 1-0 win over China. Mehdi Taremi’s (pictured) solitary goal means Iran remain unbeaten in qualifying, boasting

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