Ryuji Sato to officiate Persepolis vs Al Rayyan in ACL

Tehran Times - Japanese referee Ryuji Sato has been appointed to officiate Iran’s Persepolis vs Al Rayyan of Qatar match in Group D of the AFC Champions League.

Iran Futsal Team Loses to Croatia in Friendly

Tasnim -Iranian national futsal team was defeated against Croatia 4-2 in a warm up match Monday night.

Iran Beaten by Myanmar in AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2018 Qualifiers [VIDEO]

AFC - Myanmar made a dream start and then withstood periods of heavy pressure to secure a crucial 2-0 win over a determined Islamic Republic of Iran in their AFC Women’s Asian Cup 2018 qualifying opener on Monday.

Persepolis Loses, Esteghlal Moves Up to Second Place [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Iran Professional League (IPL) leader Persepolis football team lost to Sanat Naft 1-0 in Abadan on Saturday.

Iran to Climb Five Spots in FIFA Rankings

Tasnim - The Iranian national football team will move up five places to 28th when the new FIFA rankings is published on April 6.

Ryan Tafazolli a doubt for Peterborough's clash with Charlton

Clubcall - Ryan Tafazolli is a doubt when Peterborough host Charlton in League One on Saturday.

Esteghlal Khuzestan, Zob Ahan Share Spoils in IPL [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Title-holder Esteghlal Khuzestan football team was held to a 1-1 draw by Zob Ahan in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday.

Iran discover rivals at AFC Futsal U-20 Championship

Tehran Times - Twenty-one AFC Futsal U-20 Championship Thailand 2017 hopefuls learned their opponents on Thursday when the official draw for the inaugural competition took place in the capital of Thailand.

Chinese player's wife gives him the red card after Iran gaffe

AFP - The wife of Jiang Zhipeng claimed that spending too much time with his mistress led to his embarrassing howler in a crucial World Cup qualifier.

Esteghlal fined over laser beams

AFP - Iran's Esteghlal FC have been fined $51,000 after fans flashed laser beams at opposing players and referees during AFC Champions League games, Asia's football body said on Wednesday.

Moghavemate Golsapoosh Wins Eurasia Cup

Tasnim - Moghavemate Golsapoosh beach soccer team from Iran defeated Russian Lokomotiv to win the Eurasia Cup.


AFC - Islamic Republic of Iran took another step towards confirming their participation in the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018 with a 1-0 win over China PR at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday.

Lippi and China face toughest test yet in Iran

AP - If Marcello Lippi and China are to have any chance of going to the 2018 World Cup then they are going to have to pass what is currently the toughest test in Asian soccer — a game against Iran in front of 100,000 fans in Tehran.