Ghalenoei No longer in Esteghlal

PLDC - Yesterday, following the negotiations between Ghalenoei, coach, and Fathollahzadeh, club president, Ghalenoei announced his resignment from this team.

Ali Karimi on trial with Rayo Vallecano

PFDC - According to Rayo Vallecano's official homepage, the Spanish Primera Division club is currently testing Iranian striker Ali Karimi.

Ivancovic interview

PLDC - Branco Ivancovic, national team coach, answered reporters questions in an interview.

Omid and Adults Against Ukrine

PLDC - Branco Ivancovic, Iran's football coach, announced the names of adult players who will play against Ukraine in a friendly match.

Bochum's coach calls Hashemian national team nomination "an honor"

The head coach of German first division team Vfl Bochum called the nomination of striker Vahid Hashemian for Iran's friendly match against Ukraine .

Mahdavikia declared fit for upcoming match against Werder Bremen

Iranian football international and Hamburger SV forward Mehdi Mahdavikia on Wednesday was declared fit and could play in this weekend's match at Werder Bremen, the team's press service announced.

Iran avoid hosts in WAFF Championship draw

Defending champions Iran have avoided hosts Syria in the group stages of the 2002 West Asian Football Federation (WAFF) Championship.

Historic match AFC champion league will put Jordan on the map

The finger of fortune pointed towards Jordan when the draw for the Asian Football Confederation (AFC)Champions League was made, with the honor of hosting the historic first match falling to the eight-time league winners Al Wihdat, who take on Al Nejmeh of Lebanon on Tuesday.

Bouzo happy to avoid Iran

Syrian FA President General Farouk Bouzo admitted he was happy that his side have avoided defending champions Iran in the group stage of this year's West Asian Football Federation (WAFF) Championship in Damascus, which starts on August 30.

Iran up for AFC Executive Committee post

Iran will be among 19 countries contesting the nine seats available for the position of Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Executive Committee member for the four-year term at the AFC Congress in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday.

Asian club football given huge boost with Champions League launch

The winners of the first AFC Champions League will receive US$500,000, five times more than the first place prize for previous Asian club competitions, it was revealed at the official launch of the exciting new tournament here on Tuesday.

Iran Youngsters Football Team in 3rd Place

PLDC - Iran youngsters football team stands on the third place of the Qualifying and Friendly matches in Baku after defeating Azerbaijan youngsters football team.

Azerbaijan 1 Omid 1

PLDC - Omid, which ready itself for Busan's tournament in Korea, reached to an equal result in it's second qualifying match with Azerbaijan.