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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Persepolis enjoys its best-ever run in AFC Champions League: AFC

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis is enjoying its best-ever run in the AFC Champions League after reaching the quarter-final for the first time and the evidence from the first leg shows the Iranian team is not going to let it end without a fight. Two goals down with 20 minutes to play, Shojae Khalilzadeh and substitute Godwin Mensha

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Iran legend Mahdavikia hopes Persepolis win AFC Champions League

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Islamic Republic of Iran’s Persepolis meet Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia in a highly-anticipated 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final clash on Tuesday in Muscat, Oman. For such an exciting encounter, the-afc has picked the Iranian club legend to give his views on the mouthwatering meeting. Legendary Team Melli star Mehdi Mahdevikia began and ended his professional

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AFC Champions League QF – Head To Head: Mehdi vs Omar Al Soma [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Arguably the toughest to call of the AFC Champions League quarter-finals is the clash between Persepolis and Al Ahli, who will both be hoping their inspirational strikers can prove the difference.  Ten goals between them on the continent means Mehdi Taremi and Omar Al Soma go into the tie with the weight of expectation

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ACL Quarter-final: Persepolis, Al-Ahli to be held in Muscat, Oman

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis of Iran and Saudi Arabia’s Al-Ahli will play at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Muscat, Oman in the 2017 AFC Champions League quarterfinals stage. The two clubs have chosen Oman as the neutral venue to host the forthcoming matches. The first leg will be held on August 22, where the Persian Gulf

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Persepolis to face Al-Ahli of Saudi Arabia in Asian Champions League quarterfinals

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- The 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final ties were confirmed on Tuesday following the competition’s Knockout Stage draw in Kuala Lumpur. From West Asia: Al Ahli (KSA), Al Ain (UAE), Al Hilal (KSA) and Persepolis (IRN) From East Asia: Guangzhou Evergrande (CHN), Kawasaki Frontale (JPN), Shanghai SIPG (CHN) and Urawa Red Diamonds (JPN) Draw Result West

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Esteghlal Kuuzestan fails to advance to AFC Champions League quarter-final[VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Omar Khrbin and Salem Al Dawsari scored the goals as Al Hilal secured their place in the AFC Champions League quarter-finals after a 2-1 victory over Esteghlal Khouzestan in the second leg of the Round of 16 on Tuesday saw the Saudi side run out 4-2 winners on aggregate. Needing at least two goals

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Al-Ain power past Esteghlal to reach AFC Champions League last eight[VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Last year’s beaten finalists Al Ain cruised into the quarter-finals of the 2017 AFC Champions League on Monday with a comprehensive 6-1 thrashing allowing Zoran Mamic’s side to brush aside the Islamic Republic of Iran’s Esteghlal and advance to the next round. Caio and Omar Abdulrahman both scored twice as Al Ain bounced back from their

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