Iran prodigy Sharifi hotly anticipating Goa return

FIFA - Figures tend to play an important role in football, but for Mohammad Sharifi, one number stands out above all the rest: 16. That is the number that brought him a significant amount of luck in 2016, which ended up being an exceptional year for the young Iranian.

FIFA moves UAE vs Iraq match from Iran to Jordan

middleeastmonitor - Iraq’s World Cup qualifier against the United Arab Emirates next month has been moved to the Jordanian capital Amman from Tehran, Iran, an Iraq Football Association (IFA) spokesman told Reuters yesterday.

Iran’s national football squad to play in October with Russia

TASS- The Russian Football Union (RFU) and the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) have reached an agreement to hold a friendly football match between the two national teams in Russia on October 10, a source close to the situation told TASS on Friday.

Persepolis Sinks Naft Tehran in Iran Professional League [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Persepolis football team defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 in the Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 3 on Thursday.

Iran drops players from national team for playing against Israeli club

Reuters - Two Iranian soccer players have been dropped from the national team as punishment for playing against an Israeli side for their Greek club, a senior Iranian sports ministry official told state TV on Thursday.

Iran Moves One Place Down in FIFA Ranking

Tasnim - Iran national football team has moved down one place in the latest FIFA ranking released on Thursday.

Zob Ahan Completes Signing of Brazilian Stanlley Soares

Tasnim - Zob Ahan football team completed the signing of Kiros Stanlley Soares Ferraz on Wednesday.

Iranian defender Majidi moves to Qatari professional club al-Shamal

PTV - Iranian defender Meysam Majidi has joined Qatari professional football club al-Shamal, which is currently playing in the Persian Gulf kingdom’s first tier of football league competition – known as Qatar Stars League. 

Karim Ansarifard Linked with Return to Osasuna

Tasnim - Iranian international striker Karim Ansarifard could be set for a return to Osasuna, the club where he started his European career.

Karim Ansarifard to return to Panionios

Tehran Times - Olympiacos striker Karim Ansarifard will return to Panionios in the summer window.

Korea Will Defeat Iran in World Cup Qualifier: Park Ji-sung

Tasnim - Former South Korea striker Park Ji-sung believes that they will qualify for the 2018 World Cup after defeating Iran and collecting a draw against Uzbekistan.

Esteghlal Held by Esteghlal Khuzestan in Iran Professional League [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Esteghlal football team was held to a goalless draw by Esteghlal Khuzestan in Iran Professional League (IPL) Week 2 on Friday.

Reza Ghoochannejhad would be a superb signing for West Brom

Hitc - The Heerenveen man would be an excellent addition to the West Bromwich Albion squad.