Persepolis beat Naft Tehran and advance to Hazfi Cup’s Round of 16 [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis football team booked a place in the Iran’s Hazfi Cup Round of 16, defeating Naft Tehran 2-0 in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Left-footed Godwin Mensha gave Persepolis into the in the 73rd minute. It was Nigerian’s third goal in four days. Mensha scored twice in the match against Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia in

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Ali Karimi named as the new head coach of Naft Tehran

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Ali Karimi has been named as head coach of Sanate Naft Talaieh Football Club. The former Bayern Munich and Persepolis midfielder replaced Hamid Derakhshan in the Iranian top-flight team. Karimi was named as head coach of Naft Tehran in early July but stepped down as his role due to financial problems. Naft Tehran was

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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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Persepolis crowned Iran’s Super Cup champion [VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis football team defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 to win Iran’s Super Cup on Friday. In the match held at the Azadi Stadium, Ali Alipour gave the Reds a lead in the 17th minute. Mosen Mosalman extended Persepolis’s lead in the 65th minute with a long-range shot. With six minutes left, Farshad Ahmadzadeh scored the third

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Hamid Derakhshan named Naft Tehran coach

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Former Persepolis coach Hamid Derakhshan has been named as new head coach of Naft Tehran. Derakhshan replaced Ali Karimi in the Tehran-based football team. Karimi was appointed as Naft Tehran coach on July 1 but parted company with the team due to financial problems. Naft Tehran will meet Persepolis Friday night in Iran’s Super

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Former Bayern Munich midfielder Karimi appointed Naft Tehran Head Coach

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Former Bayern Munich and Persepolis midfielder Ali Karimi has been named as new head coach of Naft Tehran. Karimi has penned a one-year contract with the Iranian football team. He replaced Ali Daei, who was appointed Saipa coach last month. Karimi will head Naft Tehran in the match against Persepolis in Iran’s Super Cup scheduled

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Ali Karimi set to be appointed as Naft Tehran Head Coach

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Ali Karimi has reached an agreement with Naft Tehran football officials to take charge the Iranian top flight team. Naft Tehran parted company with Ali Daei at the end of the last Season. Naft Tehran finished in ninth place under coaching of Daei. The former Bayern Munich striker also led Naft Tehran to Iran’s

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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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Tractor-Sazi edged past Esteghlal Khuzestan, Esteghlal beats Naft Tehran(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Tractor Sazi edged past Esteghlal Khuzestan 1-0 on Thursday to move provisionally top of Iran Professional League (IPL). Mehdi Sharifi scored the winning goal in the 86th minute in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium. Tractor Sazi went top one point ahead of Persepolis. Elsewhere, Esteghlal defeated Naft Tehran 1-0 thanks to Omid Ebrahimi’s spectacular free kick in

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Sepahan, Esteghlal Share Points, Tractor Sazi Victorious(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Esteghlal was rescued by Behnam Barzay in its away match against Sepahan, while Tractor Sazi maintained pressure on Iran Professional League (IPL) leader Persepolis by defeating Naft Tehran. In Iran’s central city of Isfahan, Esteghlal drew 1-1 with Sepahan at the Naqsh-e Jahan Stadium. Jalaleddin Alimohammadi gave Sepahan a lead in the 70th minute with

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