Pars Jonoubi Jam make history to seal promotion to IPL

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Pars Jonoubi Jam made history after sealing promotion to Iran Professional League (IPL) on Monday.

In the penultimate week of the Iran First Division season, Pars Jonoubi Jam beat Esteghlal Ahvaz 2-1 in Ahvaz’s Takhti Stadium.

Pars Jonoubi Jam, led by former Persepolis player and coach Mehdi Tartar, won the promotion with 62 points.

“I would like to thank our fans and players because they believed in their team. It is a great achievement because we have qualified for the Iran Professional League for the first time,” Tartar said.

Machine Sazi were relegated to the First Division in mid-April with three games left.