Persepolis move to Asian top ten teams

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis great performances in this season have led them to be among the top ten Asian teams in the latest FootballDatabase world club rankings. Persepolis as the best Iranian football club in the latest world club ranking are in the 197th spot with 1536 points. The Reds are in 10th place in the Asian

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Alireza Faghani to referee Tehran derby

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani will most likely officiate Tehran derby between Persepolis and Esteghlal next month. Ashkan Khorshidi and Bijan Heydari have been also nominated to officiate the derby but the referees have never whistled the important match so far. Alireza Faghani made history by becoming the first Asian referee to officiate the final

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Rapid Wien striker Tomi Correa linked with Tehran giant Persepolis

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Rapid Wien Spanish striker Tomi Correa has been linked with a move to Iranian league leader Persepolis. The 32-year-old striker, who has still six months left on his contract with Rapid Wien, is currently in Tehran and has attended in Persepolis’s training session. He has previously played for CD Tenerife, CD Logrones and Tegueste in

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Former Persepolis captain Kazem SeyedAlikhani passes away

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Former Persepolis defender Kazem Seyed Alikhani died at the age of 62 in Tehran on Sunday. Seyed Alikhani died after long battle with disease. He started his playing career at Machine Sazi in 1977 and joined Persepolis football team after two years. Seyed Alikhani played for the Iranian most popular team for 10-year. He also

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Persepolis beats Siah Jamegan and finishes top in half of IPL season(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis football team defeated Siah jamegan 3-0 to finish top at half of Iran Professional League (IPL) season. In the match attended by about 50,000 cheering spectators in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, Kamal Kamyabinia gave the Reds a lead in the 8th minute, finding the goal with a header. Four minutes later, Ramin Rezaeian scored with

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AFC Champions League 2017 draw concluded

(IranSportsPress.com-AFC)- Recently crowned winners Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors learned their Group Stage opponents for the 2017 edition of the AFC Champions League on Tuesday following the competition’s official draw in Kuala Lumpur. The Korea Republic giants, who defeated Al Ain 3-2 on aggregate to seal a second continental success, will begin their title defence against Australia’s

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Persepolis and Esteghlal settle for draw in Tehran derby(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | TehranTimes)- Persepolis and Esteghlal played out a goalless draw in the 6th week of Iran Professional League in front of more than 75,000 fans in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on Friday. It was the first goalless draw in Tehran derby after four games. Persepolis dominated in the first half as they created a couple of chances

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Iran’s Persepolis Downs Lokomotyv Kiev in Friendly

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- Persepolis football team from Iran defeated Ukraine’s Lokomotyv Kiev in a friendly match on Tuesday. The Reds defeated Ukrainian team 4-1. Ali Alipour (two goals), Ahmad Nourollahi and Shahab Zahedi scored against second-tier team in Kiev, capital of Ukraine. Persepolis, who became runner-up at the Iran Professional League last season, is preparing itself

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Vahid Amiri joins Persepolis FC[VIDEO]

(IranSportsPress.com)- Iran International midfielder, Vahid Amiri, joins Persepolis 28 years old former Naft Tehran midfielder reached a two years agreement with Tehran giant. Amiri was one of the most coveted free agent, he was  also strongly rumored with a move to another Tehran giant, Esteghlal FC before signing with rival Persepolis. Former Naft left winger played 15

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