With Ali Parvin and Perspolis players agreement, Karim Bagheri is forgiven

PLDC - On Monday afternoon and after a brief meeting among Ali Parvin, Perspolis management and the players, Karim Bagheri’s situation was discussed.

Delay in Esteghlal's final roster announcement. AFC: Esteghlal, Al-Hilal and Al-Ain are closely following up on Romario's situation.

PLDC - The announcement for Esteghlal's final rooster for the upcoming Asian Club Champion's league is postponed 'till Monday.

Zob advances to last eight

IRNA - Zob Ahan handed the Hamedan-based Persepolis a humiliating defeat here on Sunday, advancing to the last eight of League Cup. In the second-leg match in Fouladshahr, Isfahan, Zob routed the reds 7-0.

Minavand will join Persepolis on March 2

IRNA - The international midfielder Mehrdad Minavand will join Persepolis on March 2, said the club's deputy on Sunday morning.

Navidkia: “Probably we will be the champion.” The real goal man is Edmond Bezik.

PLDC - About Sepahan performance during this 15 weeks of super league Navikia says : The fact is that we attack too much this year and that’s why we are at the top of table till now .Therefore if we don’t face any problem I think we will be the champion of this year . 

Khordbin: “Bagheri will NOT be with Perspolis in Asian Champion’s League.”

PLDC - Karim Bagheri will not play for Perspolis in the upcoming Asian Champion’s league games. Khordbin told reporter yesterday that based on Bagheri’s current situation and AFC’s recent demands regarding the rosters, we will replace him with another player soon.

Iran will clash against Maldives in April

IRNA - Iran has been scheduled to play the Maldives in the preliminary round of 2004 Athens Olympic qualifiers in April.

AFC reiterates Champions League eligibility rules

AFC - The Asian Football Confederation has issued a reminder to teams participating in the quarter-finals of the AFC Champions League that players playing in the competition must have been registered with the club at least 30 days before the commencement of the tournament in order to be eligible.

Suker is Al-Ain’s surprising outfit for Asian Champions’ League quarter-finals stage

MEF - 35-year old former Croatia international striker Davor Suker has reportedly signed a contract with United Arab Emirates champions Al-Ain, it to believe Friday’s edition of Qatari daily Al-Watan.

Clubs are forewarned to ensure all documentation are in order, Velappan

AFC - All players participating in the quarter-finals of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League must have been registered with the club at least 30 days before the commencement of the tournament.

Zarincheh : "Next year , New team"

PLDC - With the existing problems, the trip to Germany for attending the coach training classes will be cancelled. Previous Captain of Esteghlal , Javad Zarincheh , with saying this to Reporters added : Visa and other preparations for this trip to Germany has not yet been ready . And if it is not ready till tomorrow I'll not be able to go. 

National team's first practice session was held

PLDC - Iranian National Team's first practice session was held yesterday as the team prepares its self for New Zealand game. According to reports, the players first had a short meeting with the coaching staff about the conditions of the camp and its regulations.

Mayeli Kohan elected as Olympic coach!

PFDC - It was announced today that the former Iran coach, Mohammad Mayeli Kohan has been elected as the head coach for the Iranian Olympic team for the Athens 2004.