Tasnim – Esteghlal football team suffered a late loss to Machine Sazi in its opening match in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday.
Atabak Zarei scored a goal from a set piece in the dying moments of the match in Tabriz’s Bonyan Diesel Stadium.
In Tehran, Shahr Khodro defeated Paykan 2-0 thanks to goals from Younes Shakeri and Rouhollah Bagheri.variant-numeric: inherit; font-variant-east-asian: inherit; font-stretch: inherit; line-height: inherit; font-family: knowledge-medium, sans-serif; font-size: 12px; vertical-align: baseline; -webkit-font-smoothing: antialiased; color: #86888b; text-transform: uppercase; letter-spacing: 0.2rem;">SPONSORED
Sanat Naft defeated Foolad 1-0 in Ahvaz’s Shohadaye Foolad Stadium. Aghil Kaabi scored the only goal of the match in the 53rd minute.
Shahin Bushehr will host Sepahan on Saturday.