24 players invited to national futsal camp

PLDC - Iran's National Futsal Coach Mohammad-Hassan Ansarifard called up 24 players to participate in the training sessions.

IPL title race stretched to last derby as reds and blues win

Tehran, May 25, IRNA -- Race for snatching the first Iran Pro League (IPL) trophy was stretched to the last week as the two popular teams, Esteqlal and Pirouzi known as blues and reds won their penultimate matches.

Pirouzi go top in Iran

Pirouzi overtook Tehran rivals Esteghlal for top spot in the Iranian League standings on Thursday with a 4-2 victory over Saipa in the penultimate game of the season.

Iranian veteran Ali Daei rejoins Emirati club

DUBAI, May 24 (AFP)- Veteran Iranian international striker Ali Daei has signed a two-year contract with Al-Chabaab of the United Arab Emirates, the club announced on Friday.

Exciting finish to the IPL

PLDC - Perspolis excelled in defeating Saipa on Thursday in Azadi stadium in front of 15,000 fans to exert pressure on Esteghlal Tehran for the Championship crown. Perspolis started the match with determination and managed to confine the game in the opposition half. Their control of the game was evident and the threat started with Kavianpour's Stunning shot which hit the upright and deflected back. By the thirtieth minute Perspolis were already leading after Ansarian scored a penalty for handball against Paykan defender.

Best Fair Play Team, Worst Disciplined Players, Best Supported Teams

PFDC - Malavan & Paas share the best behaved teams in IPL with the lowest negative points.

Division One: Naft and Esteghlal Advance to IPL

PFDC - Next year of the IPL will see three teams from the Southern part of Iran. Sanat Naft of Abadan and Esteghlal of Ahvaz both advanced to the Iran Pro League topping the Semifinal clashes of the first division.

Exclusive interview with Abbas behravan

PLDC - PersianLeague had done an exclusive interview with Mr. Abbas Behravan, an experienced Iranian television reporter in regards to his thoughts about Iranian football. Below you can find this interesting interview.

Iran Wins Moscow Disabled Soccer Title

Tehran - Iran lifted the trophy of Moscow-based disabled soccer tourney, Golden Cup, Sunday.

Pirouzi eyes title as Abu Moslem holds Esteqlal

Tehran - The red-clad Pirouzi's hope was raised Sunday by a victory over relegation-bound Esteqlal of Rasht and Abu Moslem's leveling with leader Esteqlal of Tehran.

Esteghlal lead cut

Esteghlal's lead at the top of the Iranian First Division was cut to two points on Sunday as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Abu Moslem while nearest rivals Pirouzi broke a long winless spell with victory against Esteghlal Rasht.

China's Fan named Asian Player of the Year

AFC - China's 2002 FIFA World Cup campaign received a huge boost today with three prizes coming their way in the Player of the Year Awards 2001 presentation by the Asian Football Confederation (AFC).

Khatibi expelled

PLDC - Rasoul Khatibi, the Iranian National who plays for Pas of Tehran, has been expelled by his club. Sources from Pas have announced that Sardar Ajorlou, Chairman of Pas upon the request of Mr. Shahrokhy, his club's Head Coach, has expelled Khatibi because of violation and disobedience.