Rezaei, Daei and Golmohammadi in Busan

PLDC - While rahman is not in L.G tournament, Dadkan has decided to let him play in Busan tournament.

Iran name temporary replacement federation chief

Iran have appointed a temporary soccer chief after the Islamic republic's poor run of form forced the previous federation president to resign this week, state media said on Saturday.

Iran's football supremo announces surprise resignation

Iran's football president Mohsen Safaee Farahani announced his surprise resignation here Thursday, citing excessive pressure by those "who have mobilized to destroy national team and soccer".

Dadkan appointed IFF head

PLDC - Dr.Mohammad Dadkan after getting permission by the side of Mehralizadeh became the new supervisor of Iran Football Federation.

Kubheka to guide Bafana B team in Iran

Kenneth Conti Kubheka, the new South African Under-23 national soccer team coach, will guide the South African national B side to compete in the Four Nations LG Cup in Iran from September 17 to 19.


The Paraguayan national team set off for Iran on Friday ahead of a friendly tournament involving the hosts national team, South Africa and Morocco.

Majiedi helps Al Wasl edge out Al Shabab

Al Wasl defeated Al Shabab by a solitary goal scored by Iranian striker Farhad Majiedi to bag the first three points in the President's Cup preliminary round group D held at the Al Wasl stadium yesterday.

Iran's Asian Games defence boosted by WAFF

Iran may not have been able to retain their WAFF Championship title in Syria, but coach Branko Ivankovic believes his Asian Games squad gained invaluable experience ahead of the Busan event which starts on September 27.

Ghamkhar Talking About Perspolis Readiness Camp in hanoover

PLDC - Perspolis is going to have a qualifying camp and play in some qualifying matches in Germany in order to make themselves ready for attending in Champions League and in Asian championship Tournament.

Mehdi Shiri is now, formally, a Benyas player

PLDC - Mehdi Shiri,Bargh-e-Shiraz former player, finally joined to an Emirates club by the name of Benyas.

Iraq in WAFF Final as Iran's penalty woes continue

Iraq celebrated a place against Jordan in Saturday's WAFF Championship final after outlasting Iran 6-5 on penalties as the eagerly awaited semi-final clash ended 0-0 after extra-time.

' Iran always expected to win': Ivankovic

Iran's semi-final clash against old rivals Iraq on Thursday promises to be the match of the tournament so far as the 2nd WAFF Championship in Syria enters the final stages.

Ivankovic happy ... but concerned

Although Iran sealed their place in the semi-finals of the West Asian Football Federation (WAFF) Championship in Syria with their 2-0 victory over Lebanon on Tuesday, coach Branko Ivankovic's satisfaction was tempered by his concern over his side's continuing problems from the penalty spot.