(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 the 59th minute and Taremi made it 3-0 in the 88th minute.
Elsewhere, Esteghlal Khuzestan lost to Saipa 2-1 and Gostaresh Foolad edged past Sepidrood Rasht 1-0.
Esteghlal football team defeated Tractor Sazi of Tabriz 1-0 in Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 3 on Friday.
Server Djeparov scored the only goal of the match in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium with a long-range strike in the 42nd minute.
It’s Esteghlal’s first win in the IPL new season. The Blues moved up to ninth place with four points.
Elsewhere, Sepahan was held to a 1-1 draw by Pars Jonoubi Jam, Siah Jamegan lost to Foolad 2-1, Paykan and Zob Ahan played out a goalless draw, and Sanat Naft defeated Padideh 2-0.
Titleholder Persepolis sits top of the table with nine points from three matches.
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Naft Abadan-Padideh Highlights: