Former Madrid boss Queiroz backs Malaysia coach Vingada

Fourfourtwo - Former Real Madrid and Portugal boss Carlos Queiroz gave his former assistant and Malaysia’s new head coach Nelo Vingada his endorsement to shake Malaysian football up.

Iran Professional League to kick off on July 26

Tehran Times - The FFIRI (The Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran) League Organization has established the dates for the 2017-18 Iran Professional League (IPL) season.

Carlos Queiroz insists that Iran 'will not go to Russia as tourists'

ESPNFC - Carlos Queiroz has been making history this week with Iran, and he wants to do so again next summer.


AFC - Pragmatism is the fundamental coaching philosophy of Carlos Queiroz and the Portuguese coach, once again, allied defensive solidity and attacking efficiency for Iran to defeat Uzbekistan en route to Team Melli securing their place at next year’s FIFA World Cup.

Kaveh Rezaei Reaches Agreement with Charleroi

Tasnim - Iran’s Esteghlal forward reached an initial agreement with Belgium’s Royal Charleroi Sporting Club, simply known as Charleroi.

Sajjad Shahbazzadeh Returns to Esteghlal Football Team

Tasnim - Iran’s Esteghlal football team completed the signing of Sajjad Shahbazzadeh on Wednesday.

MSV Duisburg Completes Signing of Ex-Iran Keeper Daniel Davari

Tasnim - Former Iran national football team goalkeeper Daniel Davari joined MSV Duisburg, currently plays in 2. Bundesliga, on Wednesday.

Iraqi midfielder Rasan on Persepolis’s radar

Tehran Times - Iranian giant football team Persepolis are set to sign Iraqi international midfielder Bashar Rasan.

Rouhani meets Iran national football team welcome

Tehran Times - President Hassan Rouhani welcomed Iran national football team, also known as Team Melli, on Wednesday.

Persepolis Set to Select Kyrgyzstan to Host Al-Ahli of Saudi Arabia

Tasnim - Iranian football club Persepolis is going to select Kyrgyzstan as the neutral venue to host the forthcoming match against Al-Ahli of Saudi Arabia at the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League quarter-final.

Iran, Japan football federations sign memorandum of understanding

PTV - The Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) and the Japan Football Association (JFA) have struck an agreement on the promotion of cooperation and interaction between the governing bodies responsible for organizing national teams as well as club competitions in the two Asian countries.

American coach Dan Gaspar heads to third World Cup as Iran books Russia tickets

Socceramerica - Iran clinching a spot at the 2018 World Cup means American coach Dan Gaspar is heading to his third World Cup. Gaspar has for the last six years served as Iran’s goalkeeper coach and assistant to its Portuguese head coach, Carlos Queiroz.


AFC - Alireza Jahanbakhsh has his sights set on reaching at least the last 16 of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 after the Islamic Republic of Iran achieved a “best qualification ever” following a 2-0 victory over Uzbekistan on Monday.