Tasnim - Esteghlal captain Pejman Montazeri will miss the crucial match against Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia due to foot injury.
He was substituted in the last minutes of the Al Rayyan match after suffering the foot injury.
Esteghlal will host the Saudi Arabian giant in Group D of the AFC Champions League at the Al-Seeb Stadium in Oman on Feb. 20.
The Esteghlal football team defender has reportedly returned to Tehran to determine the extent of the damage.
Esteghlal sits the top of the group.