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 the match on the counter attack.

“We could have won the match but our players missed their chances. That’s football,” Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic said in the post-match news conference. Persepolis remains top of the IPL with 10 points from four games.
Saipa football team defeated Esteghlal 1-0 in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Thursday night.

Mohammad Abbaszadeh scored from the penalty spot in the 58th minute in Tehran’s Takhti Stadium.

Saipa captain Rouzbeh Shahalidoust was sent off in the injury time after receiving his second yellow card.

Esteghlal suffered its second defeat in four matches in the IPL new season.

Sepahan defeated Zob Ahan 2-0 in Isfahan derby thanks to goals from Sasan Ansari and Jalaleddin Alimohammadi.

Pars Jonoubi Jam edged past Sanat Naft 2-1 and Tractor Sazi earned its first win after three defeats, beating Naft Tehran 2-1

Persepolis- Siah Jamegan Highlights:

Saipa-Esteghlal Tehran Highlights:

Zob Ahan-Sepahan Highlights:

Tractor Sazi-Naft Tehran Highlights:

Pars Jonoobi-Naft Abadan Highlights:

Foolad-Gostaresh Tabriz Highlights:

Sepid Rood-Peykan Highlights:

Padideh-Esteghlal Khuzestan Highlights: