ACL Matchday 6: Persepolis FC 1-0 Al Sadd SC (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Tehran: Iran’s Persepolis will head into the Knockout Stage of the 2018 AFC Champions League as winners of Group C, after overcoming Qatar’s Al Sadd with a 1-0 win on Matchday Six. Backed by a vociferous home crowd, Persepolis needed less than three minutes to go in front. Mohammed Ansari whipped in

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Persepolis seal title in Iran Professional League [Video Highlights]

(IranSportsPress – Tehran Times) The most decorated Iranian football club beat Padideh 1-0 in Mashhad’s Samen Stadium. Vahid Amiri opened the goal with a header in the 77th minute. Persepolis claimed the title for the second successive year. Branko Ivankovic’s team could have won the title in the 2015-16 Season but became runners-up due to

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AFC CL Matchday 5: FC Nasaf 0-0 Persepolis (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress – AFC) Last year’s semi-finalists Persepolis sealed their place at the 2018 AFC Champions League Knockout Stage with a 0-0 draw against Uzbekistan’s FC Nasaf on Monday, as the Iranian side claimed a better head-to-head record in their Group C campaign. The Iranian champions dominated possession throughout the opening half but could not make

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IPL Week 26: Perspolis 1 – Saipa 2 (Video Highlights)

(IranSportsPress, Translation from Mehr News Agency) –  Perspolis and Saipa played against each other in Azadi stadium which ended with the defeat of Perspolis, Iran Professional League leader in standings. Arman Rezai (22) and Omid Khaledi scored for Saipa, Ali Alipoor (75) scored for Perspolis. Perspolis played without the national team players. In the 22nd

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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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AFC Champions League QF, Second Leg: 10 men Persepolis beats Saudi’s Al-Ahli(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Islamic Republic of Iran’s Persepolis will face Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal in the 2017 AFC Champions League semi-finals after beating Al Ahli 3-1 (5-3 on aggregate) at Mohamed bin Zayed Stadium in the quarter-final second leg on Tuesday. Two late penalties gave Persepolis the victory as the Iranians showed great spirit, as they had

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Persepolis enjoys its best-ever run in AFC Champions League: AFC

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis is enjoying its best-ever run in the AFC Champions League after reaching the quarter-final for the first time and the evidence from the first leg shows the Iranian team is not going to let it end without a fight. Two goals down with 20 minutes to play, Shojae Khalilzadeh and substitute Godwin Mensha

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Fenerbahce show interest in signing Persepolis keeper Beiranvand

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Turkish club Fenerbahce Istanbul have shown interest in signing Persepolis international goalkeeper Alireza Beiranvand. Fenerbahce’s Brazilian goalkeeper Fabiano has left the team and they are searching to find a replacement for him. Beiranvand, 24, started his goalkeeping career in 2009 in Naft Tehran football team. He joined Persepolis in 2016 and helped the Iranian

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