ACL Round 16 – Mame Thiam leads Esteghlal into quarter-finals (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tehran: A Mame Thiam hat-trick earned Esteghlal the final West Asia AFC Champions League quarter-final ticket as they defeated fellow Islamic Republic of Iran side Zobahan 3-1 in Tuesday’s second leg, securing a 3-2 aggregate win. After a tense start, Esteghlal were awarded a penalty kick inside 11 minutes and Senegalese forward Thiam

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ACL Round 16 – Captain fantastic Hosseini relieved to get past Al Jazira (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tehran: Persepolis captain Seyed Jalal Hosseini has admitted that his side faced a tough obstacle in Al Jazira in the AFC Champions League Round of 16 as the defender’s last-minute strike in Monday’s second leg secured a 2-1 win on the night to advance on away goals after a 4-4 aggregate scoreline. After

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ACL Matchday 6: Draw takes Zobahan through (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tashkent: Islom Tukhtakhujaev’s last-minute strike earned Lokomotiv a 1-1 draw against Zobahan, but the result was not enough for the hosts to progress to the knock-out stage of the 2018 AFC Champions League as Zobahan snatched the second qualification ticket from Group B. The Uzbek side made their intentions clear from the

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ACL Matchday 6: Persepolis FC 1-0 Al Sadd SC (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tehran: Iran’s Persepolis will head into the Knockout Stage of the 2018 AFC Champions League as winners of Group C, after overcoming Qatar’s Al Sadd with a 1-0 win on Matchday Six. Backed by a vociferous home crowd, Persepolis needed less than three minutes to go in front. Mohammed Ansari whipped in

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ACL Matchday 6: Al Hilal SFC 0-1 Esteghlal FC (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Kuwait City: Esteghlal secured first place in Group D with a 1-0 win over Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal, thanks to Vouria Ghafouri’s goal on Matchday Six of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group D on Monday. Al Hilal started the brighter of the two sides and had their first attempt on goal

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AFC CL Matchday 5: FC Nasaf 0-0 Persepolis (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Last year’s semi-finalists Persepolis sealed their place at the 2018 AFC Champions League Knockout Stage with a 0-0 draw against Uzbekistan’s FC Nasaf on Monday, as the Iranian side claimed a better head-to-head record in their Group C campaign. The Iranian champions dominated possession throughout the opening half but could not make

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AFC CL Matchday 5: Esteghlal 2 – Al Rayyan 0 (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress, AFC) Esteghlal booked their place in the 2018 AFC Champions League knock-out stage with a 2-0 win over Qatar’s Al Rayyan at Azadi Stadium on Matchday Five of Group D on Monday. The hosts got off to a flying start and needed just four minutes to open the scoring as Server Djeparov converted a

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Persepolis 2 Al Hilal 2 (2-6 agg): Al Hilal Eliminates Perspolis to Reach Final[VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com – FourFourTwo)- Omar Kharbin followed up his first-leg hat-trick with two more goals to set up a final against either Urawa Red Diamonds or Shanghai SIPG. Al Hilal booked their place in the AFC Champions League final as Omar Kharbin scored twice in a 2-2 draw away to Persepolis that secured a 6-2 aggregate triumph.

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Jordanian referee Adham Makhadmeh to officiate Iran’s Persepolis v Al Ahli at ACL Quarter-Final

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Jordanian referee Adham Makhadmeh has been chosen to officiate the match between Islamic Republic of Iran’s Persepolis and Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia in the 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final clash. The highly-anticipated match will be held at the Sultan Qaboos Stadium in Muscat, Oman on Tuesday. The second leg will be held in

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