Uzbekistan’s captain and attacking midfielder, Djeparov, joins Tehran giant Esteghlal

( Uzbekistan attacking midfielder Server Djeparov joined Iranian popular team Esteghlal in the January transfer window. The 34-year-old player has joined the Blues on an 18-month contract for a $500,000 transfer fee. Djeparov has won the Asian Footballer of the Year award twice, first in 2008 and the other in 2011. He started his professional

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Persepolis beats Saipa and remains top of IPL table(VIDEO)

( Persepolis football team defeated Saipa 1-0 here to stay top of Iran Professional League (IPL) table. Mehdi Taremi was on target for the Reds in the 47th minute with an acrobatic kick. Persepolis was reduced to 10 men in the 55th minute after referee Hossein Zahedifar showed a straight red card to Farshad Ahmadzadeh due

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Tractor-Sazi edged past Esteghlal Khuzestan, Esteghlal beats Naft Tehran(VIDEO)

( Tractor Sazi edged past Esteghlal Khuzestan 1-0 on Thursday to move provisionally top of Iran Professional League (IPL). Mehdi Sharifi scored the winning goal in the 86th minute in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium. Tractor Sazi went top one point ahead of Persepolis. Elsewhere, Esteghlal defeated Naft Tehran 1-0 thanks to Omid Ebrahimi’s spectacular free kick in

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Former Tractor-Sazi’s international midfielder, Soroush Rafiei joins Persepolis

( Tractor Sazi international midfielder Soroush Rafiei signed a contract with Iranian popular team Persepolis on Tuesday. The 26-year-old player has reportedly signed an 18 month contract with Persian Gulf Professional League club for an undisclosed fee. He will wear the No. 7 shirt in Persepolis which had previously been retired in honor of club

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Sepahan, Esteghlal Share Points, Tractor Sazi Victorious(VIDEO)

( Esteghlal was rescued by Behnam Barzay in its away match against Sepahan, while Tractor Sazi maintained pressure on Iran Professional League (IPL) leader Persepolis by defeating Naft Tehran. In Iran’s central city of Isfahan, Esteghlal drew 1-1 with Sepahan at the Naqsh-e Jahan Stadium. Jalaleddin Alimohammadi gave Sepahan a lead in the 70th minute with

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Persepolis beats Siah Jamegan and finishes top in half of IPL season(VIDEO)

( Persepolis football team defeated Siah jamegan 3-0 to finish top at half of Iran Professional League (IPL) season. In the match attended by about 50,000 cheering spectators in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Kamal Kamyabinia gave the Reds a lead in the 8th minute, finding the goal with a header. Four minutes later, Ramin Rezaeian scored with

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IPL: Persepolis, Tractor Sazi Beaten, Foolad defeats Sanat Naft(VIDEO)

  ( Persepolis and Tractor Sazi football teams suffered defeat in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday. IPL pacesetter Persepolis lost to Zob Ahan 1-0 in a match held at Isfahan’s Fooladshahr Stadium. Ehsan Pahlavan scored the only goal of the match from a long-range shot in the 65th minute. Earlier in the day,

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Esteghlal edges past Padideh Mashhad in IPL(VIDEO)

( defeated Padideh of Mashhad 1-0 in 14th week of the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Thursday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Esteghlal beat visiting team 1-0 thanks to Jaber Ansari’s header in the 69th minute. Furthermore, Naft Tehran edged past Saba 1-0 to move to third place in IPL table. Paykan

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Persepolis moves top of IPL, Esteghlal beats Siahjamegan(VIDEO)

    ( | TehranTimes)- Persepolis football team defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 to move to top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Saturday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Hossein Mahini gave Persepolis a lead from the penalty spot in the 14th minute. Mehdi Taremi extended Persepolis’s lead in the 30th minute and

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