Kavianpour: "I have talked with Esteghlal's management."

PLDC - Kavianour who paid to receive his release permit himself, and has another 6 months of contract with Perspolis, has indicated that he would like to renew his contract if the conditions are met.

Shahrokhi summons 22 players

IRNA - Homayoun Shahrokhi invited 22 players on Sunday to attend the training sessions of national soccer camp. Iran's head coach has urged the footballers gather together in the camp on May 26-27.

Nekounam winner gives Pas second place in league

IRNA - National midfielder Javad Nekounam on Sunday grabbed the winner for Pas, handing visitor Abu Moslem a 1-0 defeat and his side the second place in the league's table.

Mahdavikia linked to Liverpool, Chelsea, Newcastle

IRNA - Several English Premier League teams, among them Liverpool, Chelsea and Newcastle United, have reportedly indicated their interest in signing SV Hamburg's Iranian international forward Mehdi Mahdavikia, the bi-weekly kicker sports magazine said Monday.

Arminia eye Mothashami swoop

PlanetFootball - BUNDESLIGA strugglers Arminia Bielefeld have earmarked Iranian international Amin Mohtashami as the player who will spearhead their attack next season.

1860 Munich 2-4 Bochum - Hashemian Scored

Bochum ended their season in style with a four-goal blast against mid-table rivals 1860 Munich.

Kazemian will arrive in Tehran on Tuesday. Saipa club management: "There has been no foreign invitation for Kazemian."

PLDC - Javad Kazemian, Saipa's famous striker who signed a 6 month contract with Al-Ahli club of UAE will be back in Tehran on Tuesday when his contract ends.

Ghamkhar: "The list of Next season's players are prepared."

PLDC - Perspolis's managing director, Akbar Ghamkhar announced that Perspolis has no financial problem for signing new players for next season.

The president of the ethics committee of IFF: "The final verdict on Bagheri's case will be given soon."

PLDC - Mujahed Khaziravi's punishment was not given out by IFF and considering his age and the amount of time that he has been away from football, I think he has learned his lesson.

Faraki: "Zobeidavi and Mehdipour are cut from the National team list."

PLDC - The national team's training camp resumed on the 21th and the 22nd of May.Hussain Faraki told the reporters: "Most of the invited players are here at the camp, and only Zobeidavi and Mehdipour have been cut so far because they did not show up at the training camp".

Sepahan draws with Persepolis, becomes league champion

IRNA - The soccer team of Sepahan of Isfahan became the first ever provincial team to win Iran's league championship after drawing with Persepolis here on Wednesday.

Fathollahzadeh: "I apologize from the fans. I have resigned."

PLDC - The former Esteghlal managing director told reporters that he resigned because he was shameful against the fans. Fathollahzadeh told the reporters: "During all these games that we lost not even once the fans said anything against the managing director of the team and I value that.

Ghamkhar: "Fathollahzadeh will participate in Perspolis club activities."

PLDC - Fathollahzadeh has done a lot for Esteghlal Club and his experience must be used in other areas. Ghamkhar told reporters: "Change is not always bad. Fathollahzadeh did everything he could for Esteghlal and they must appreciate his work.