AFC Champions League: Persepolis storm back to share spoils with Al Ahli [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)-A late equaliser by substitute Godwin Mensha saw Islamic Republic of Iran’s Persepolis come from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli in the first leg of their 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday. Al Ahli took the lead after just two minutes at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex when

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FC Groningen eye Persepolis striker Mehdi Taremi

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- FC Groningen are reportedly ready to consider a move for Persepolis forward Mehdi Taremi in this summer’s transfer window. Taremi has one year left remaining on his current contract at Persepolis. He scored 24 goals for the Reds in 37 matches in Iran Professional League and the AFC Champions League last season. Taremi is reportedly

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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 secure spot in the 2017 AFC Champions League Round of 16(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Mehdi Taremi’s hat-trick helped Persepolis secure their passage to the 2017 AFC Champions League Round of 16 following a 4-2 victory over Al Wahda in Group D on Monday. Needing a win at Azadi Stadium to advance, and for Al Rayyan to fail to defeat Al Hilal in the simultaneous kick-off in Group D,

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Ramin Rezaeian linked with a move to Belgian’s Club Brugge

IranSportsPress.com- Ramin Rezaeian is linked with a move to Club Brugge club in Belgium top division according to the Iranian media. The 27 years old Persepolis right back was lately sidelined by head coach Branko Ivankovic after an incident in a training session between him and teammate Ali Alipour. Former Rah Ahan defender played 17 times

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Al Rayyan looking for win against Persepolis: Michael Laudrup

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Al Rayyan coach Michael Laudrup says that the match against Persepolis is very difficult but they are going to beat the Iranian giant. The Qatari club defeated Persepolis 3-1 last month in Group D of the AFC Champions League and went top of the table. On Monday, Al Rayyan will play Persepolis in Tehran’s Azadi

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Persepolis to fly to Oman on Friday for match against Al Hilal in ACL

(IranSporsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran’s Persepolis football team will fly to Oman on Friday, four days ahead of Tuesday night’s clash against Saudi Arabian side Al-Hilal in the first week of the AFC Champions League. Branko Ivankovic’s men, who lost the Tehran derby 3-2 against Esteghlal on Sunday, will take on Sepahan in the 22nd week of Iran

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Alireza Mansourian: I am proud of my youngsters

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football coach Alireza Mansourian says that he is proud of his youngster players after beating arch rivals Persepolis in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Esteghlal defeated Iran Professional League leader Persepolis 3-2 to keep alive their title hopes. “It was a great match with a great result. I cannot hide my happiness and this victory belongs

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IPL Week 17th: Persepolis downs Foolad to remain on top of the table(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran Professional League (IPL) pacesetter Persepolis football team defeated Foolad 3-0 on Wednesday. In the match held in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium, Abdollah Karami scored an own goal in the second minute of the match. Vahid Amiri extended the lead in the 12th minute with a header and Ali Alipour made it 3-0 in the

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