Afshin Ghotbi named head coach of Vancouver FC

Afshin Ghotbi Vancouver

Canpl - As part of the club’s official unveiling, Vancouver FC announced on Wednesday evening that Afshin Ghotbi will be its first ever head coach.

Iran state TV stops broadcast as Esteghlal players refuse to celebrate trophy [VIDEO]

ّIran Super Cup Esteghlal

PLDC - Iran’s state TV stopped live broadcast as Esteghlal players refused to show any sign of happiness for a trophy they won on Wednesday night.

Iran earn hard-fought win over U.S. at 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup [VIDEO]

Iran at 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup

Tehran Times - Iran defeated the U.S. 6-4 in Group B of the 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup on Wednesday.

Esteghlal crowned champions of Iran’s Super Cup [VIDEO]

Iran’s Super Cup

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team defeated Nassaji 1-0 on Wednesday to win Iran’s Super Cup.

Goal machine Taremi ready to lead Iran's World Cup push

Mehdi Taremi

Reuters - Iran striker Mehdi Taremi's four years in Portuguese football have turned unquestioned potential into one of the most potent weapons at the disposal of national team coach Carlos Queiroz.

Porto beats Atlético 2-1 to win its Champions League group [VIDEO]

Mehdi Taremi Atlético

Dailymail - First half goals from Mehdi Taremi and Stephen Eustaquio gave Porto all three points in their last Champions League group game against Atletico Madrid.

Iran start 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup on high [VIDEO]

Iran Paraguay Beach Soccer

Tehran Times - Iran started the 2022 Intercontinental Beach Soccer Cup on Tuesday on high note, beating Paraguay 6-2.

Ukraine appeal to FIFA for Iran to be BANNED from the World Cup

Ukraine appeal to FIFA for Iran

Dailymail - The Ukrainian FA have appealed to FIFA for Iran to be kicked out of the World Cup in Qatar.

Queiroz on Iran preparations: 'It could be better'


PLDC - Team Melli head coach Carlos Queiroz says the team's preparations "could be better."

Lethal weapon trio: Jahanbakhsh, Azmoun, Taremi

Jahanbakhsh Azmoun Taremi

Tehran Times - With less than a month to the 2022 FIFA World Cup begins, Iran coach Carlos Queiroz must concentrate on his lethal weapon trio’s function in the competition.

Ahmad Nourollahi’s Foot Injury Not Expected to Be Serious [VIDEO]

Ahmad Nourollahi

Tasnim – Shabab Al Ahli football team midfielder Ahmad Nourollahi suffered a foot injury in the match against Al Ain but his injury is not expected to be serious.

IPL Matchday 11 at a glance

Iran Pro League at a glance

Tehran Times - The intense competition at the top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) continues as the top teams, Persepolis, Esteghlal, and Gol Gohar got all three points on the Day 11 of the IPL.

Arsenal Will Regret Not Signing Mehdi Taremi

Mehdi Taremi

Tasnim – English football club Arsenal will regret not signing Porto forward Mehdi Taremi during the transfer window.