Masoud Shojaei officially moves to AEK Athens

(IranSportsPres.com-FiancialTribune)- Iranian football legionnaire, Masoud Shojaei, finalized his move to Greece Superleague No. 1 AEK Athens FC for the next season after ending his contract with another Greek football club Panionios on December 19. Shojaei, 33, played 41 matches for Panionios which sits in fifth place of the Superleague. He joined the team in 2016, Varzesh3.com

Continue Reading →

Ehsan Haji Safi reaches an agreement with Greece giant Olympiacos

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)-Iranian international left-back Ehsan Haji Safi has reportedly reached an agreement with Greek giant Olympiacos. The 27-year-old player is the team’s first transfer in the January window, sdna.gr reported. Haji Safi signed a two year contract with Greek Super League side Panionios in June 2017 and teamed up with his fellow Masoud Shojaei. He will

Continue Reading →

Iranian International Masoud Shjaei Joins AEK Athens

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian international attacking midfielder Masoud Shojaei joined AEK Athens. The 32-year-old player has joined the Greek giant until the end of the season, with the option to negotiate a further year. Shojaei has been released from Panionios and AEK Spanish coach Manolo Jimenez considers him as an ideal replacement for captain Petros Mantalos, who

Continue Reading →

Alireza Jahanbakhsh named in the Eredivisie first half XI

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iranian international winger Jahanbakhsh has been chosen in the Eredivisie first half of the season 2017-18 team. The 25-year-old player, who currently plays for AZ Alkmaar, has seven goals and six assists in 17 matches. Jahanbakhsh will be one of Team Melli members in the 2018 World Cup, where the Iranian national football team

Continue Reading →

Ghoddos’s teammate Nigerian Striker Alhaji Gero linked with Iran’s Esteghlal(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Salisu Abdullahi “Alhaji” Gero has been linked with a move to Iranian football club Esteghlal. The 24-year-old striker could join Esteghlal after the end of Allsvenskan (Swedish professional league). Esteghlal coach Winfried Schafer is looking for a striker and it seems the German coach has found his man. Salisu Abdullahi “Alhaji” Gero is Iran international

Continue Reading →

Saman Ghoddos confirms 10 Clubs are chasing him

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Ostersund forward Saman Ghoddos has confirmed to the Swedish media a number of clubs are interested in signing him. The Iranian international has been linked with a move to Queens Park Rangers in recent months, and Expressen say there have been ‘concrete bids from England’, as well as Spain and Germany. Speaking to Sydsvenskan, Ghoddos

Continue Reading →

Australia wants to play friendly with Iran: Official

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- The Australian Ambassador to Iran, Ian Biggs, has offered a friendly match between Iran and Australia as part of preparation for the 2018 World Cup. At a meeting held in Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) headquarters on Monday, the official announced their interest in playing a warm-up match with the best

Continue Reading →

Hazfi Cup: Esteghlal to play Sanat Naft in semis, Persepolis fails to advance(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football team eased past second tier Iranjavan Bushehr on Wednesday to book a place in Iran’s Hazfi Cup semifinals. Esteghlal defeated Iranjavan 3-0 at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran and will face Sanat Naft on January 1, 2019. Sanat Naft defeated Esteghlal arch-rivals 5-4 on penalty shootouts on Tuesday. Majid Hosseini found the back

Continue Reading →

Wolves set to sign Iran’s Saman Ghoddos: Report

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- English Championship leaders Wolverhampton Wanderers are interested in signing Saman Ghoddos from Swedish side Ostersunds. The 24-year-old forward has played a key role in Ostersunds’ impressive Europa League campaign, scoring four goals and setting up three in 11 appearances (including qualifying), derbytelegraph.co.uk reported. Queens Park Rangers had already showed interest in buying the Iranian international

Continue Reading →

Ehsan Hajsafi one Step closer to Greek giant Olympiacos

(IranSportsPress.com-FiancialTribune)- Iranian national soccer team player Ehsan Haj-Safi takes a closer step toward the famous Greek football club Olympiacos as teams are approaching the January transfer market. According to Gazzetta.gr website, Haj-Safi’s agent Mohammad-Reza Fazelinia met Evangelos Marinakis, club owner, and Christian Karembeu, strategic advisor of the team, to negotiate over Haj-Safi’s transfer to Olympiacos. Based

Continue Reading →