PGPL Week 17th: Esteghlal crash Esteghlal Khuzesran(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Esteghlal football team earned its third successive win in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Thursday. The Tehran-based team, who had defeated Sepahan 3-0 and Sanat Naft 4-0 in their two previous matches, beat Esteghlal Khuzestan 3-0 in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium. Vouria Ghafouri opened the scoring for the visiting team just seven minutes into the match.

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PGPL: Persepolis denied at the death by Foolad, Esteghlal ease past Sanat Naft(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Rahim Zahivi’s late goal denied Persepolis three points in a 1-1 draw in their Iran Professional League (IPL) fixture in Ahvaz on Sunday. Persepolis football team put up a better display and opened the scoring through Godwin Mensha in the 15th minute, but one minute before the end of regulation time Zahivi found the

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Syria national team goalkeeper Ibrahim Alma joins Sepahan FC

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Syria international goalkeeper Ibrahim Alma joined Iranian football club Sepahan on Wednesday. The 26-year-old keeper penned a contract with Sepahan until the end of the season for an undisclosed fee during the January transfer window. Alma has joined Sepahan from Syrian club Al-Ittihad SC Aleppo. On Tuesday, Sepahan signed a contract with Albanian midfielder Edon

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Persepolis beat Sanat Naft and move seven points clear at IPL top(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis moved seven points clear of Pars Jonoubi Jam at the top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Sunday with a 2-0 victory in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Ali Alipour scored twice for the hosts in this match and also moved top of the IPL goalscorers table with 10 goals. He found back of

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IPL: Persepolis routs Zob Ahan, Esteghlal, Paykan share spoils(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Ali Alipour put Persepolis into the lead in the 22nd minute and Kamal Kamyabinia made it 2-0 in the 35th minute. Zob Ahan striker Morteza Tabrizi failed to convert his penalty in the 40th minute. Persepolis Nigerian striker Godwin Mensha found the back of the net

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IPL: Persepolis and Esteghlal both held , Sepahan beats Tractor-Sazi [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis and Esteghlal football teams were held by Padideh and Siahjamegan respectively on Monday. Persepolis missed chance to go back to the top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) table after a 0-0 draw against Padideh in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. The Iranian giant were the better team but failed to find the back of

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Jiri Sanak named Esteghlal assistant coach

(IranSportsPress.com – TehranTimes) Most recently, Sanak has worked at Czech Republic football team Mlada Boleslav. Sanak replaced Mick McDermott in Tehran-based team. Irish coach McDermott parted company with Esteghlal in late October. According to Iranian media, a Jamaican coach will be added to Esteghlal staff. Esteghlal German coach Winfried Schafer has already worked as Jamaica

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PGPL Week 11th: Persepolis return to top table, Esteghlal beats Naft Tehran [VIDEO]

  (IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis football team moved back to the top of Iran Professional League (IPL) table with a 2-0 win over Saipa on Tuesday. In the match held in Tehran’s Takhti Stadium, Saipa defender Mohammadhossein Kananizadegan opened the own goal in the 20th minute. Ali Alipour made scoreboard 2-0 five minutes later. “First of all,

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Persepolis Edge Past Esteghlal in Tehran Derby (Video Highlight)

(IranSportsPress.com – TehranTimes) – Persepolis striker Ali Alipour was brought down in penalty area in 22nd minute by Rouzbeh Cheshmi and converted his penalty. Esteghlal were dominant team in the second half but failed to create dangerous chance. The match was abandoned by referee Bijan Heydari in the last minutes as a result of the missile

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Tehran derby is Asia’s best derby: Winfried Schafer

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- German coach Winfried Schafer says that he thinks Tehran derby between Esteghlal and Persepolis is the most important derby in Asia. Schafer will experience his first Tehran derby in Iran Professional League in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on Thursday. Schafer has already worked in Thailand national football team and Emirati clubs Al Ahli and Al

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