Carlos Queiroz calls up 23-men squad

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.

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(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

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Iran fully ready for South Korea challenge, Carlos Queiroz says

(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

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Team Melli squad announced for Uzbekistan and South Korea matches

Iransportspress.com – Prior to the World Cup qualification games against Uzbekistan and South Korea, Carlos Queiroz names his 25-men squad for the upcoming games. Goalkeepers: Alireza Haghighi, Alireza Beiranvand, Mohammad Reza Akhbari Defenders: Ramin Rezaeian, Vouria Ghafouri, Jalal Hosseini, Morteza Pouraliganji, Ezatollah Pourghaz, Milad Mohammadi, Mohammad Ansari, Saeid Aghaei Midfielders: Andranik Teymourian, Saeid Ezatollahi, Omid

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FIFA Futsal World Cup: Iran 3 – 3 Azerbaijan(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)-Iran and the Azerbaijan Republic shared an exciting 3-3 draw on Sunday in the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia. With the result, both teams advanced from Group F in second and third place respectively. Iran will play Brazil in Round of 16 on Thursday. The match settled into an entertaining and fast-tempo affair, with

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Iran’s caravan lands 15th overall in 2016 Rio Paralympics

(IranSportsPress.com  | MehrNews)- National sitting volleyball players brought home one more gold medal for Iran to land in the 15th place overall at the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. On the final day of the Rio 2016 Paralympics, Iran snatched gold in men’s sitting volleyball by defeating Bosnia and Herzegovina 3-1 at Riocentro on Sunday to bring

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(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- Substitute Alireza Asadabadi’s winner capped a stunning come-from-behind victory for Islamic Republic of Iran as they defeated Saudi Arabia 3-2 in the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 opener in Group A on Thursday. Mansor Al Beshe had begun the day’s action in stunning fashion with a superb strike inside five minutes before Dhari Al

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Iran Football 7-a-side defeats Argentina in Paralympics

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- Iran 7-a-side football team started the 2016 Paralympic Games with a victory over Argentina. The Iranian team defeated its South American opponent 3-1 at the Deodoro Olympic Park on Thursday. Mohammad Kharrati, Jasem Bakhshi and Sadegh Hassani scored for the Iranian team. Mariano Morana pulled a goal back for the Argentina. Iran will

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China PR vs IR Iran during their 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Final Qualification Round Group A match at Shenyang Olympic Sports Center Stadium on 06 September 2016, in Shenyang, China. Photo by Marcio Machado / Power Sport Images

Stalemate in Shenyang as China draw with Iran(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | AFC)- China got off the mark in Group A with a 0-0 draw against Iran at Shenyang Olympic Stadium on Tuesday in their Russia 2018 Asian Qualifier final round match. The result, which leaves the group delicately balanced, follows hot on the heels of China’s narrow defeat to Korea Republic last Thursday and Iran’s last gasp

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Iran defeats Qatar in 2018 World Cup qualifier opener(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- Iran defeated Qatar in its opening World Cup qualifier match thanks to two injury time goals from Reza Ghoochannejhad and Alireza Jahanbaksh. In the match held Thursday evening at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran, Ghoochannejhad, who came off the bench, was on target in the 94th minute and six minutes later Jahanbakhsh extended

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