Afghan football captain officially joins Iran’s Paykan F.C.

KP - The Afghanistan national football team captain Faysal Shayesteh has formally joined Iran’s Paykan Football Club (Paykan F.C.).

Persepolis extend lead with win over Saba [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Persepolis football team eased past relegation strugglers Saba 2-0 in the 19th week of Iran Professional League at Qom’s Yadegar-e Emam stadium on Saturday.

Iranian Navid Nasseri on Coventry City’s Radar

Tasnim - Former Birmingham City winger Navid Nasseri has caught the eye of Coventry City.

Persepolis, Al Hilal’s Matches to Be Held in Muscat

Tasnim - Iran’s Persepolis and Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia will play in Muscat, Oman in the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League group stage.

Tractor Sazi held in Tabriz derby, Esteghlal beat Paykan

Tehran Times - Tractor Sazi has suffered another blow in the title race when they were hold to a goalless draw at home against relegation strugglers Machine Sazi on Friday.

Saeid Ezatolahi linked with Persepolis

Tehran Times - Iranian international midfielder Saeid Ezatolahi has been linked with a move to Tehran giants Persepolis, according to the local media.

Sosha Makani Joins Norway’s Stromsgodset

Tasnim - Iranian international football team goalkeeper Sosha Makani joined Norwegian club Stromsgodset.

Ansarifard’s debut goal prevents loss for Olympiakos [VIDEO]


Ekathimerini - Karim Ansarifard spared Olympiakos a Greek Cup loss at second-division club Aris on Wednesday, while AEK and PAOK won in other midweek games in the competition’s third round.

Alireza Faghani to Referee Tehran Derby

Tasnim - Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani will most likely officiate Tehran derby between Persepolis and Esteghlal next month.

Esteghlal banned from signing players in January transfer window

Tasnim - Esteghlal football club have been banned from signing players in this season’s winter transfer window after failing to pay to a former player.

Syrian Keeper Ibrahim Alma Linked with Iran’s Naft Tehran

Tasnim - Syrian international goalkeeper Ibrahim Alma has been linked with a move to Iranian football club Naft Tehran.

Iran’s Amir Abedzadeh Joins C.S. Maritimo

Tasnim - Portuguese football club Maritimo completed the signing of Iranian goalkeeper Amir Abedzadeh.

Persepolis edge Gostaresh, Esteghlal Khuzestan hold by Sepahan [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Persepolis restored their four-point lead at the top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) after edging past Gostaresh Foolad 1-0 in front of more than 25000 fans at Tehran’s Azadi stadium on Monday.