Persepolis Coach Branko Happy with Draw against Al Ahli

Tasnim - Iran's Persepolis football team's coach Branko Ivankovic says that he is content with his team’s performance against Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia.

Sweden Saman Ghoddos interested in wearing Iran jersey

Tehran Times - Iranian-Swedish midfielder Saman Ghoddos has reportedly given the green light to Iran Football Federation to join Team Melli.

Padideh stun Esteghlal at Azadi Stadium [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team lost to Padideh 2-0 in Week 5 of Iran Professional League here at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday.


AFC - Muscat: A late equaliser by substitute Godwin Mensha saw Islamic Republic of Iran's Persepolis come from two goals down to draw 2-2 with Saudi Arabia's Al Ahli in the first leg of their 2017 AFC Champions League quarter-final on Tuesday.

S. Korea Will Not Play Attacking Football against Iran: Coach

Tasnim - South Korea football coach Shin Tae-yong says that they are not going to play attacking football against Iran.

Ali Daei: the Iran hero who bagged 109 international goals

TheseFootballTimes - Pele trails him by 32 goals, Ronaldo by 36, and Messi by 51. Indeed no footballer, past or present, could ever dream of matching Ali Daei’s tally of international goals.

Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers could make move for Sardar Azmoun

HITC - Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers originally was linked with Sardar Azmoun in the early part of the transfer window.

Iran to play Congo in friendly

Tehran Times - Iranian media suggest that Team Melli will play a friendly match with DR Congo as part of preparation for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

Uli Stielike candidate to take charge of Iran’s Esteghlal: Report

Tehran Times - Former South Korea coach Uli Stielike reportedly is a candidate to take charge of Iranian football club Esteghlal.

Ex-Persepolis Defender Umana Joins Pars Jonoubi Jam

Tasnim - Former Persepolis defender Michael Umana has joined newly-promoted Pars Jonoubi Jam on a one-year contract.

For Korea, Iran is big barrier to Russia

Koreatimes - The countdown to the big game has really started. On the final day of August, Korea meets Iran at Seoul World Cup Stadium in a 2018 World Cup qualifier that can only be described as vital.

Asian champions Iran drawn in Group D for futsal tournament at Ashgabat 2017

Insidethegames - Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Championship winners Iran will take on Kyrgyzstan, Jordan and Tahiti in the group stage of the men's futsal tournament at the 2017 Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) in Ashgabat.

Iranian Players’ Physiques Like Europeans: Park Ji-Sung

Tasnim - Ex-Manchester United striker Park Ji-Sung says Iran is an Asian country but its players’ physiques are more like Europeans.