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IPL Week 22nd: Persepolis, Esteghlal Victorious in Iran Professional League(VIDEO)

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian football giants Persepolis and Esteghlal emerged victorious at 22nd Round of Iran Professional League (IPL) on Thursday. IPL leader Persepolis defeated Sepahan 2-1 at Tehran’s Azadi Stadium in front of more than 70,000 cheering fans. Mehdi Taremi was tripped in the penalty area by Sepahan Brazilian goalkeeper Lee Oliveira in the 56th minute

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Branko Ivankovic apologizes following defeat against Esteghlal

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Branko Ivankovic has apologized to Persepolis fans following the Reds’ defeat at the hands of Esteghlal. Persepolis suffered a 3-2 defeat against their arch rivals Esteghlal in Tehran derby in front of more than 70,000 spectators at the Azadi Stadium. “I am so sorry we could not make our fans happy in the biggest

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Alireza Mansourian: I am proud of my youngsters

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football coach Alireza Mansourian says that he is proud of his youngster players after beating arch rivals Persepolis in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Esteghlal defeated Iran Professional League leader Persepolis 3-2 to keep alive their title hopes. “It was a great match with a great result. I cannot hide my happiness and this victory belongs

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IPL: Tractor Sazi share points with Machine Sazi, Esteghlal beats Paykan(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Tractor Sazi was held to a goalless draw against struggling Machine Sazi in Tabriz’s derby in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday. In the match held in Tabriz’s Yadegar-e Imam Stadium, Tractor Sazi captain Mehdi Kiani was sent off in the in the 70th minute but the team could have scored 10 minutes later after

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Alireza Faghani to referee Tehran derby

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani will most likely officiate Tehran derby between Persepolis and Esteghlal next month. Ashkan Khorshidi and Bijan Heydari have been also nominated to officiate the derby but the referees have never whistled the important match so far. Alireza Faghani made history by becoming the first Asian referee to officiate the final

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Esteghlal banned from signing players in January transfer window

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football club have been banned from signing players in this season’s winter transfer window after failing to pay to a former player. Esteghlal, who are struggling financially, made German midfielder Adil Chihi’s payment with delay hence FIFA’s Dispute Resolution Chamber (DRC) banned the Blues from signing new players in the current transfer window.

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IPL Week 17th: Persepolis downs Foolad to remain on top of the table(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran Professional League (IPL) pacesetter Persepolis football team defeated Foolad 3-0 on Wednesday. In the match held in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium, Abdollah Karami scored an own goal in the second minute of the match. Vahid Amiri extended the lead in the 12th minute with a header and Ali Alipour made it 3-0 in the

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Afghanistan captain Shayesteh Reaches agreement with Iran’s Paykan

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)-Afghanistan national football team’s captain Faysal Shayesteh has reportedly reached an agreement with Iran Professional League team Paykan. Shayesteh started professional football career in Germany and started to play for the Afghanistan national football team in 2014. The 25-year-old midfielder joined Bulgaria’s Etar Veliko Tarnovo in 2013 and after one year he moved to Thai

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