Persian Beach Soccer Cup to Be Held in Late January


Tasnim - The second edition of the Persian Beach Soccer Cup will be held in Bushehr, southern Iran, from Jan. 27 to 29.

Iran legendary footballer Ali Parvin released from hospital


Tehran Times - Ex-Iran national football team and Persepolis midfielder Ali Parvin has been released from the hospital and is recovering at home.

Branko Ivankovic Moves Up at World Rankings


Tasnim - Persepolis football team coach Branko Ivankovic has moved up one place in the latest Club World Ranking.

Mehdi Taremi joins Al Gharafa of Qatar

Tehran Times - Iran national football team and Persepolis striker Mehdi Taremi joined Al Gharafa of Qatar.

Junior futsal team likely to face Thailand, Brazil in friendly before Olympics

MNA - Iran national Junior futsal team will probably hold friendly matches against Thailand and Brazil in preparation for Junior Olympics games.

Iran’s Esteghlal Selects Turkmenistan to Host Al-Hilal of Saudi Arabia


Tasnim - Iranian football club Esteghlal has selected Turkmenistan as the neutral venue to host the match against Al-Hilal of Saudi Arabia at the 2018 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League Group Stage.

Blind footballer Zadaliasghari threatens to quit Iran duty

Tehran Times - Iranian blind footballer Behzad Zadaliasghari is ready to stand down from representing his country due to lack of respect of the sport officials.

Olympiakos beats Larissa 3-0, leads by 1 point in Greece [VIDEO]

AP - Defending champion Olympiakos enjoyed a strong second half to beat host Larissa 3-0 Sunday in the Greek league.

Alireza Faghani to Officiate in ACL Group Stage in S. Korea


Tasnim - Iranian international referee Alireza Faghani has been chosen to officiate a match in Group E of the AFC Champions League.

Masoud Shojaei asks to be included in Team Melli

Tehran Times - Iranian midfielder Masoud Shojaei has asked Carlos Queiroz to invite him to Team Melli once again.

Melbourne City's Daniel Arzani 'ready to start' through packed A-League schedule


SMH - Melbourne City whiz kid Daniel Arzani says he is fit enough to start and play 90 minutes of soccer, fresh off his match-winning performance that helped start an arduous week for Melbourne's A-League clubs.

Carlos Queiroz named Asian Coach of the Year


Tehran Times - Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz was named as Asian Coach of the Year for 2017.

Esteghlal midfielder Djeparov suspended for one month

Tehran Times - Esteghlal midfielder Server Djeparov has been suspended for one month for a deliberate stamp on Esteghlal Khuzestan’s player.