Maria Komandnaya Thrilled to Be Chosen to Conduct World Cup Final Draw

Tasnim - Russian sports journalist Maria Komandnaya says that to conduct the 2018 World Cup Final Draw is an incredible experience for her.

Persepolis, Esteghlal held in Iran Professional League [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Persepolis and Esteghlal football teams were held by Padideh and Siahjamegan respectively on Monday.

Daei Invited to World Cup Draw

Financialtribune - Ali Daei, current football coach and a former football player, has been invited for the World Cup Final Draw ceremony at the Kremlin Palace on December 1.

Jahanbakhsh Assists Again, AZ Alkmaar Win [VIDEO]

Football-Oranje - AZ went into the game without top scorer Wout Weghorst, who was serving his suspension after a red card last time out, with Fred Friday starting in his place.

Team Melli are my second national team: Branko Ivankovic

Tehran Times - Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says he doesn’t like Iran and Croatia to be drawn into a same group in the 2018 World Cup.

Lech Poznan Eyes Iran's Karim Ansarifard

Tasnim - Polish football club Lech Poznan is reportedly eyeing a move for Olympiacos star Karim Ansarifard.

Schaefer says Coley to join him at Esteghlal

Jamaica-star - Former national senior men's football team head coach Winfried Schaefer said that his former assistant, current Jamaica College head coach Miguel Coley, will be joining him in the same role at Iranian side Esteghlal FC in the Persian Gulf Pro League.

Alireza Faghani Selected to Referee at 2018 World Cup

Tasnim - Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani was selected to officiate at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Iran Nominated for Three AFC Awards

Tasnim - The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has announced the full list of nominees for this year's AFC Annual Awards.

Roadblocks Facing Iran Football Privatization

Financialtribune - Iran’s football feeds on different industries, but it has yet to become an industry.

Iran Aims to Advance to World Cup Second Stage

Tasnim - Asian Football Confederation (AFC) site has reported that Team Melli (the Iranian national football team) is going to qualify for the World Cup next stage for the first time.

Pots announced for Final Draw

FIFA - With Peru completing the line-up of 32 teams for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, we now know the seeding pots for the Final Draw on 1 December.

Iran to Ascend Two Places in FIFA Rankings

Tasnim - Iran will move up two places at the FIFA World Ranking when the new list is published on Nov. 23.