(IranSportsPress.com-IRNA) – The So-Kyokushin championships was held with the attendance of 10 foreign and 2 Iranian teams in Ahvaz on Feb 28-March 2. Iran, Pakistan, the UAE, Afghanistan, Lebanon, Azerbaijan, Zimbabwe, Brazil Japan, Kuwait Kurdistan, and Iraq participated in the event. In women section, Afghanistan and Sulaymaniyah teams ranked second and third, and in male
(IranSportsPress.com- AP Rob Harris) – FIFA is still waiting for Iran to allow women into soccer matches, and still resisting sanctioning the country. Just like predecessor Sepp Blatter five years ago, FIFA President Gianni Infantino has returned from a trip to Tehran with a reassurance from Iranian President Hassan Rouhani that women won’t be shut
(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Group A leaders Islamic Republic of Iran host third-placed Uzbekistan at Azadi Stadium on Monday knowing a win will see them advance to a second successive FIFA World Cup. Unbeaten in seven qualifying games, IR Iran have been in dominant form in Group A, having yet to concede on the Road to Russia and boasting
(IranSportsPress.com-FIFA)- Iran ended their Bahamas 2017 campaign on a high with a 5-3 win against Italy in the play-off for third place to become Asia’s highest ever finishers at the Beach Soccer World Cup. These two teams met during the group stage at Bahamas 2017 with Italy edging Iran 5-4 in a thrilling match. The
(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Iran held their nerve to beat Nigeria 2-1 on penalties on Monday (local time) and advance to the quarter-finals of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. With the two sides level at 4-4 following extra-time, it was the Iranians who remained firm to emerge with the one point for a win via penalties
(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Italy beat Iran 5-4 in a wild, back-and-forth encounter to go top of Group B at the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. The Italians took the lead through current tournament top scorer Gabriele Gori, who guided in a close-range effort with his chest. Asian champions Iran then responded with three unanswered goals.
(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iran defeated Mexico 3-2 in the first game of the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Bahamas 2017. Iran goalkeeper Peyman Hosseini scored the first goal of the tournament and made a crucial save at the end of the match to give the Asian champions all three points in the Group B opening match in Nassau
IranSportsPress.com – Iran’s national team coach Carlos Queiroz invited 23 players for the upcoming friendly against Papua New-Guinea and the 2018 World Cup qualification fixture against Syria Surprisingly, Team Melli captain Andranik Teymourian and Alireza Haghighi have been left out of the squad. Ali Karimi and Sosha Makani have been invited after an one-year absence.
(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- A goal at either end for Abolfazl Razzaghpour gave Islamic Republic of Iran a 1-1 draw against defending champions Qatar in their AFC U-19 Championship Bahrain 2016 Group C encounter on Friday. Iran defender Razzaghpour was left to rue his misfortune at the Bahrain National Stadium as he deflected an Abdullah Abdulsalam
(Iransportspress.com | Tasnim) – Iranian national football team’s coach Carlos Queiroz said his players are fully ready for vital match against South Korea in the 2018 World Cup qualifier. Group A leader Iran will host second-placed Korea Republic at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday evening in a high-octane clash as both teams seek to solidify