IPL: Esteghlal suffers Fourth Loss(VIDEO)

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Esteghlalil Tehran football team suffered another loss in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday. The Iranian popular outfit was defeated 2-0 against newly-promoted Pars Nonoubi in Abadan. Ali Dashti gave the host the lead in the 38th minute. Pars Jonoubi’s Farshad Mohammadi Mehr was sent off in the 79th minute after receiving his

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Persepolis enjoys its best-ever run in AFC Champions League: AFC

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis is enjoying its best-ever run in the AFC Champions League after reaching the quarter-final for the first time and the evidence from the first leg shows the Iranian team is not going to let it end without a fight. Two goals down with 20 minutes to play, Shojae Khalilzadeh and substitute Godwin Mensha

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Persepolis defeats IPL rock bottom Gostaresh Foolad (VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis football team defeated Gostaresh Foolad 3-0 in Iran Professional League (IPL) week 5 on Thursday. In the match was held in Tabriz’s Bonyan Diesel Stadium, Ali Alipour opened the scoring for the IPL leader in the 70th minute. Farshad Ahmadzadeh extended the lead three minutes later and substitute Mehdi Taremi made it 3-0

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Ali Karimi named as the new head coach of Naft Tehran

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Ali Karimi has been named as head coach of Sanate Naft Talaieh Football Club. The former Bayern Munich and Persepolis midfielder replaced Hamid Derakhshan in the Iranian top-flight team. Karimi was named as head coach of Naft Tehran in early July but stepped down as his role due to financial problems. Naft Tehran was

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IPL Week 5: Esteghlal Suffers 3rd Successive Loss, Tracto-Sazi beats Saipa [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)_Esteghlal of Tehran football team suffered its second defeat in a row in the Iran Professional League on Tuesday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, left-footed Mohammad Ghazi fired past Mehdi Rahmati in the 15th minute. Hossein Mehraban extended the visiting team’s lead in the 72nd minute. Esteghlal had lost to Saipa 1-0

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IPL Week 4: Persepolis Held by Siahjamegan, Saipa stuns Esteghlal, Sepahan beats Zob Ahan[VIDEO]

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran Professional League (IPL) leader Persepolis was held to a 1-1 draw by Siahjamegan on Wednesday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Farshad Ahmadzadeh gave Persepolis football team the lead just after six minutes. The Reds created several chances but wasted their opportunities. With six minute remaining, Amir Mohammad Panahi equalized

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IPL Week 3rd: Persepolis sinks Naft Tehran, Esteghlal edges past Tractor Sazi [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis  football team defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 in the Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 3 on Thursday. It was Persepolis’s third victory in a row in the season after the Reds defeated Foolad and Tractor Sazi. Mehdi Taremi opened the scoring in the 46th minute in Tehran’s Takhti Stadium. Farshad Ahmadzadeh extended the lead in

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IPL Week II: Esteghlal Held by Esteghlal Khuzestan, Sepahan lose to Padideh [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Esteghlal football team was held to a goalless draw by Esteghlal Khuzestan in Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 2 on Friday. Esteghlal, who had lost to Sanat Naft Abadan 1-0 in its IPL opening match, created several chances in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium but the team’s strikers lacked the cutting edge. In Mashhad, Padideh defeated

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IPL Week II: Persepolis, Saipa, SiahJamegan defeat rivals [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- In a match held at Tabriz’s Yadegar-e Emam Stadium, Godwin Mensha scored for Persepolis from a set piece in the 15th minute. With three minutes left in the first half, Farzad Hatami equalized the match. Substitute Kamal Kamyabinia scored the winner in the 68th minute. In Tehran, Saipa defeated Sanat Naft 3-2, Foolad was

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Persepolis striker Taremi wins IPL player of the year award

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis striker Mehdi Taremi has been named the player of the year of Iran Professional League (IPL) for the second season in a row. In the ceremony held in the Tehran’s Milad Tower Sunday night, Taremi was named as the best player of the 16th edition of the Iran Professional League. Taremi was also

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