Serie A Review: Best Eleven Of The Week

Rahman Rezaei (Perugia) – Against Modena, the Iranian player was reliable as usual and even scored one of the most beautiful goals of the season. He's the living evidence that good players are everywhere in the world.

Uzbeks join champs Iran in futsal quarter-finals

JAKARTA: Uzbekistan confirmed their ticket in the quarter-finals of the fourth Asian Football Confederation’s futsal tournament with a win over Taiwan 5-1 in the last Group B match at the Istora Senayan Stadium here yesterday. 

Seven Iranian Clubs to Go Public Soon

PFDC - It is reported that after the initiation of the Iran pro League and according to AFC rules and standards, the Iranian professional clubs must publish their company stocks for sale to the public in order to be profitable.

Esteqlal-Naft derby slated for Oct 30

IRNA - Iran Pro League Organization (IPLO) announced that the Esteqlal-San'at Naft match will be played on Wednesday, October 30.

Ali Karimi does not cherish facing Persepolis

PLDC -Ali Karimi, Iranian star of Al Ahli of the UAE, has been in the news again lately and in one match is even supposed to have brought actual tears to the eyes of the opponent team with his great skill.

Shahrokhi, “We were better in the second half”

PLDC - After the 2-0 defeat of Malavan Anzali by Pas of Tehran, the club now stands 6th in the league table with Malavan standing at the foot of the table with both games lost.

Bargh defeats Esteghlal Ahwaz, 2-1

PLDC - Bargh Shiraz played against Esteghlal of Ahwaz at home on Friday, 25/10/2002, and defeated them with the score of 2-1. The defeat brought with it booing from the Bargh fans and at the same time cheering for their club.

Fajr still on top of League table

PLDC - The second week of the Iranian Professional League began on a better note than the first week. The teams appeared more prepared and that was probably the reason why there were half the number of goals scored as compared with the first week of the league.

Iran reach last eight, Malaysia out

JAKARTA: Defending champions Iran are through to the quarter-finals of the Asian Football Confederation’s futsal (five-a-side) tournament after scoring their third straight win, thrashing Taiwan 16-1 in their last Group B match at the Istora Senayan Stadium here yesterday.

Champs Iran hit 17 past Malaysia futsal team

JAKARTA: Defending champions Iran handed Malaysia a lesson in futsal when they whipped them 17-0 in a one-sided Group B match in the fourth Asian Football Confederation’s futsal (five-a-side) tournament at the Istora Senayan Stadium here yesterday.

Aslanian Last-Ditch Goal Seals Persepolis Win

TEHRAN - Substitute Amir-Hossein Aslanian scored in the injury time of the second half to seal the victory of his side Persepolis (Pirouzi) against Paykan in a match of the second week of Iran Pro League held Friday.

Esteghlal through to face Neftchi

AFC - Iranian giants Esteghlal booked their place in the final qualifying round of the AFC Champions League with a 1-0 victory over Al Faisaly in front of 20,000 fans in Jordan, giving them a 3-0 aggregate win.

Iran climbs to 3rd of Asia

PLDC - According to the latest rankings by FIFA (as of 24/10/2002), Iran now stands 32nd in the world with 636 points, which is a position shared by Ecuador who is at present above Iran, and is the third to team of Asia just behind Japan in second and Korea in first place.