Branko Ivankovic: Persepolis deserved to win Iran’s title

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovis says that they deserved to be crowned Iran Professional League. The Reds defeated Machine Sazi 2-0 in Tabriz to win IPL for the third time. “This is my third championship in three different countries. I think Persepolis deserved to win the title because we are the best team in Iran

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Persepolis wins IPL for the 3rd time, Esteghlal beats Saba to move to 2nd place(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis football team defeated rock bottom Machine Sazi of Tabriz to end nine-year title drought in Iran Professional League (IPL) with three games left until the end of the season. In the match held in Yadeger-e Imam Stadium, Persepolis defeated the Tabriz based team 2-0. Ali Alipour opened the scoring for Persepolis just seconds

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ACL 2017 MD4: Persepolis held, Esteghlal Khuzestan lose(HD VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Iranian football teams Persepolis and Esteghlal Khuzestan failed to win against their Qatari rivals in Matchday 4 of the AFC Champions League on Monday. In Group D, Persepolis were left to rue missed chances after a 0-0 draw with Al Rayyan in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Striker Mehdi Taremi squandered the game’s best opportunity on the

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Esteghlal move to IPL second place, Persepolis lose to Sanat Naft(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com-TehranTimes)- Esteghlal football team defeated Foolad Khuzestan 1-0 to move second place in Iran Professional League (IPL). Mohsen Krimi scored the winning goal in the 40th minute at the Azadi Stadium. Esteghlal overtook Tractor Sazi in second place on goal difference, but still are nine points adrift of IPL leader Persepolis. TractorSazi were held to

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Former Tractor-Sazi’s international midfielder, Soroush Rafiei joins Persepolis

(IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Tractor Sazi international midfielder Soroush Rafiei signed a contract with Iranian popular team Persepolis on Tuesday. The 26-year-old player has reportedly signed an 18 month contract with Persian Gulf Professional League club for an undisclosed fee. He will wear the No. 7 shirt in Persepolis which had previously been retired in honor of club

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IPL: Persepolis, Tractor Sazi Beaten, Foolad defeats Sanat Naft(VIDEO)

  (IranSportsPress.com-Tasnim)- Persepolis and Tractor Sazi football teams suffered defeat in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday. IPL pacesetter Persepolis lost to Zob Ahan 1-0 in a match held at Isfahan’s Fooladshahr Stadium. Ehsan Pahlavan scored the only goal of the match from a long-range shot in the 65th minute. Earlier in the day,

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Alireza Faghani to officiate 83rd Tehran derby

(IransportsPress.com) – Iran’s international referee has been selected to ref the upcoming game between Persepolis and Esteghlal. Iran’s most known referee, Alireza Faghani, alongside his assistants Reza Sokhandan and Mohammadreza Mansouri will officiate the 83rd Tehran Derby. In the past, he officiated two derbies in the 2011-12 and 2013-14 season. Faghani recently officiated the final

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Tractor Sazi, Persepolis Share Points in IPL(VIDEO)

(IranSportsPress.com | Tasnim)- Tractor Sazi football team drew 0-0 with Persepolis in the Iranian Professional League (IPL) on Saturday. The result leaves Persepolis top of table after Week Fifth of IPL. Elsewhere, Sepahan was held to a 1-1 draw by Paykan in Isfahan. Padideh and Esteghlal Khuzestan played out a goalless draw in Mashhad. Foolad drew

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