Semi-final 2nd Leg – Preview: Persepolis vs Al Sadd

Xavi Kamal

AFC - Persepolis look to defend a 1-0 lead when they welcome Al Sadd in the second leg of the West Asia semi-final of the 2018 AFC Champions League on Tuesday.

Iran, Venezuela friendly match in doubt

Iran Venezuela canceled

PLDC - The Iranian national football team friendly match with Venezuela, which was scheduled for November 20, is in sever doubt.

Saman Ghoddos has no regret over choosing Iran

Saman Ghoddos

Tehran Times - Iran international midfielder Saman Ghoddos insists he has made the right decision in choosing to play for his country of birth over Sweden.

Iran Professional League: Esteghlal move up to fifth place [VIDEO]

Esteghlal Saipa

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team defeated Saipa 2-1 to move up to fifth place in the Iran Professional League table.

Mahini injury is a blow, admits Hosseini

Hossein Mahini

AFC - Persepolis captain Jalal Hosseini believes the absence of injured defender Hossein Mahini will make things difficult in Tuesday's AFC Champions League semi-final second leg against Al Sadd, despite the 1-0 lead on aggregate.

Persepolis Edges Past Navad Urmia in Iran’s Hazfi Cup [VIDEO]

Persepolis v Navad Urmia

Tasnim – Persepolis defeated Navad Urmia 1-0 on Thursday thanks to a Mohammad Ansari goal.

Harry Forrester's Iran spell goes really bizarre after Rangers exit

Harry Forrester

HITC - Scottish Premiership giants Rangers released Harry Forrester at the end of last season and now he's playing in Iran.

Alireza Jahanbakhsh told to keep learning in the Prem by Iran boss Carlos Queiroz

Alireza Jahanbakshsh

Theargus - Iran boss Carlos Queiroz has urged Albion’s record signing to keep learning in the Premier League.

Iranian Official: Women Will Not Be Allowed Into Soccer Stadiums Again Because "Half-Naked" Athletes Will Make Them Too Horny

Iranian Women Fans

Deadspin - Yesterday, Iran put together a cheap little PR stunt in order to pretend the government cares about its wildly retrograde prohibition against women attending live soccer matches by allowing a handpicked selection of ladies to enter Azadi Stadium to watch a friendly match between Iran and Bolivia.

Carlos Queiroz: Iran Played Modern Football against Bolivia

Carlos Queiroz Bolivia

Tasnim – Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz is satisfied with his team’s performance against Bolivia.

Gelareh Nazemi, Iran’s refereeing pioneer

Gelareh Nazemi

FIFA - Sitting in a lounge on the 24th floor of a hotel in central Buenos Aires, Gelareh Nazemi conveys a certain shyness, which stands in contrast to the confidence she demonstrates when dealing with matters on a futsal court. But, contrary to being interviewed, refereeing is a passion for Nazemi, who is the first Iranian to officiate at a FIFA-run futsal tournament.

Ex-Iran striker Hashemian lauds performance against Bolivia

Vahid Hashemian

Tehran Times - Former Iran national football team striker Vahid Hashemian has applauded the performance of Team Melli against Bolivia.

Queiroz’s double standard policy over Team Melli players’ retirement

Sardar Queiroz

Tehran Times - Carlos Queiroz’s uncompromising policy on taking back players after declaration of retirement from the Team Melli, has all of the sudden changed when it comes to Team Melli striker Sardar Azmoun.