Jiri Sanak named Esteghlal assistant coach

(IranSportsPress.com – TehranTimes) Most recently, Sanak has worked at Czech Republic football team Mlada Boleslav. Sanak replaced Mick McDermott in Tehran-based team. Irish coach McDermott parted company with Esteghlal in late October. According to Iranian media, a Jamaican coach will be added to Esteghlal staff. Esteghlal German coach Winfried Schafer has already worked as Jamaica

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Persepolis Edge Past Esteghlal in Tehran Derby (Video Highlight)

(IranSportsPress.com – TehranTimes) – Persepolis striker Ali Alipour was brought down in penalty area in 22nd minute by Rouzbeh Cheshmi and converted his penalty. Esteghlal were dominant team in the second half but failed to create dangerous chance. The match was abandoned by referee Bijan Heydari in the last minutes as a result of the missile

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Mick McDermott replaced Alireza Mansourian and appointed interim Esteghlal coach

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal assistant coach Michael “Mick” McDermott has been appointed as interim head coach of the Iranian club. The 43-year-old coach replaced Alireza Mansourin in the Iranian popular football team. McDermott will head Esteghlal in the match against Sepidrood Rasht. Mansourian stepped down as his role on Wednesday after disappointing results in Iran Professional League.

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IPL: Esteghlal suffers Fourth Loss(VIDEO)

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Esteghlalil Tehran football team suffered another loss in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday. The Iranian popular outfit was defeated 2-0 against newly-promoted Pars Nonoubi in Abadan. Ali Dashti gave the host the lead in the 38th minute. Pars Jonoubi’s Farshad Mohammadi Mehr was sent off in the 79th minute after receiving his

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Persepolis defeats IPL rock bottom Gostaresh Foolad (VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis football team defeated Gostaresh Foolad 3-0 in Iran Professional League (IPL) week 5 on Thursday. In the match was held in Tabriz’s Bonyan Diesel Stadium, Ali Alipour opened the scoring for the IPL leader in the 70th minute. Farshad Ahmadzadeh extended the lead three minutes later and substitute Mehdi Taremi made it 3-0

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IPL Week 5: Esteghlal Suffers 3rd Successive Loss, Tracto-Sazi beats Saipa [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)_Esteghlal of Tehran football team suffered its second defeat in a row in the Iran Professional League on Tuesday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, left-footed Mohammad Ghazi fired past Mehdi Rahmati in the 15th minute. Hossein Mehraban extended the visiting team’s lead in the 72nd minute. Esteghlal had lost to Saipa 1-0

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IPL Week 4: Persepolis Held by Siahjamegan, Saipa stuns Esteghlal, Sepahan beats Zob Ahan[VIDEO]

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iran Professional League (IPL) leader Persepolis was held to a 1-1 draw by Siahjamegan on Wednesday. In the match held in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Farshad Ahmadzadeh gave Persepolis football team the lead just after six minutes. The Reds created several chances but wasted their opportunities. With six minute remaining, Amir Mohammad Panahi equalized

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IPL Week 3rd: Persepolis sinks Naft Tehran, Esteghlal edges past Tractor Sazi [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis  football team defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 in the Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 3 on Thursday. It was Persepolis’s third victory in a row in the season after the Reds defeated Foolad and Tractor Sazi. Mehdi Taremi opened the scoring in the 46th minute in Tehran’s Takhti Stadium. Farshad Ahmadzadeh extended the lead in

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Persepolis striker Taremi wins IPL player of the year award

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis striker Mehdi Taremi has been named the player of the year of Iran Professional League (IPL) for the second season in a row. In the ceremony held in the Tehran’s Milad Tower Sunday night, Taremi was named as the best player of the 16th edition of the Iran Professional League. Taremi was also

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Holder Persepolis starts IPL new season with win over Foolad[VIDEO]

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis football team started the 2017-18 Iran Professional League (IPL) season with a 2-0 win over Foolad here on Thursday. Vahid Amiri gave Persepolis a lead just nine minutes into the match and Shoja Khalilzadeh found the back of the net with a header in the 53rd minute. Persepolis was reduced to 10 men

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