High-ranked Iran overdue Asian Cup success

(IranSportsPress.com) | Eurosport– Recent form dictates that Iran, the top ranked team in Asia, are one of the favourites to win the Asian Cup but despite their pedigree they have developed a reputation for underperforming in the region’s premier tournament. The Middle East powerhouse have won the Cup three times, a feat matched by Saudi

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Dejagah rejected Bundesliga and Premier League offers to join Al Arabi

(IranSportsPress.com) – Tehran Times – Iranian international midfielder Ashkan Dejagah, who has never played outside of Europe, has rejected Premier League and Bundesliga offers to sign a lucrative contract with the Qatari side Al Arabi. Dejagah’s agent, Reza Fazeli, believes that Ashkan made the right decision and the fans should respect his choice. “Ashkan had a

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Magath hopes Fulham’s World Cup stars will stay

(IranSportsPress.com) – getwestLondon – Felix Magath is hopeful of keeping Fulham’s World Cup stars at Craven Cottage. Get West London revealed last month that the German boss was planning on life in the Championship with Bryan Ruiz and Kostas Mitroglou, despite relegation from the Premier League. Olympiakos have shown an interest in Ruiz, Beskitas want

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Dejagah: Iran will be going for goals

(iransportspress.com) Fifa – There are two sides to any successful team and, for 181 minutes at Brazil 2014, Iran have been near-flawless in one. Certainly, few defences at this FIFA World Cup™ have been as disciplined or well-drilled as Carlos Queiroz’s, and it took a goal out of nothing – a moment of pure Lionel

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Iran World Cup star Ashkan Dejagah unsure of Fulham future

(IranSportsPress.com) | The Daily Star – Ashkan Dejagah is desperate for another World Cup super show – so he can stay in the Premier League. The Fulham attacker was seconds away from helping Iran stun Argentina on Saturday in Belo Horizonte, before Lionel Messi’s late winner. It was a performance which put the 27-year-old in the

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