Perspolis-Peykan match without Fanaei

According to reports it will be either Junakyzadeh or Karimi who will defend Perspolis' goal against the high scoring Peykan team.

Avanesian leaves Zvartnots for Iran

Zvartnots Yerevan forward Mgen Avanesian has signed for Iranian second division side FC Bargh Shiraz. "

Iran trio opt out of West Asian Games

Iran look set to be without three key players due to club commitments for their West Asian Games campaign. Following their failure to qualify for the 2002 World Cup, Iran are keen to field a strong side for the West Asian tournament in Kuwait City later this month.

Blazevic as a journalist criticises his successor Jozic

ZAGREB, Croatia, March 29 (DSA) - Former Croatian and Iranian national team coach Miroslav Blazevic will work as a journalist at the forthcoming World Cup 2002.

Anyang arrives in Tehran

PLDC- The Korean Anyang LG team, accompanied with their 20 players, arrived in Tehran today to take part in their upcoming match against Esteghlal Tehran in the 21 round of the Asian Club Championship.

Karimi-less Al-Ahly inflicted home defeat as the Reds boot out of title race

MiddleeastFootbal DUBAI, March 30- Injured Iranian international forward Ali Karimi was sorely missed by title challengers Al-Ahly who were handed a 3-1 home defeat by defending champs Al-Wahda, in one of the most entertaining matches played for the count of the 14th Week.

Ranjbar: The Final List will be Annouced Today

PFDC - The fourth training session of the Iranian national team before the West Asian Games was done today. Mohammad Ranjbar, the team's caretaker talks about the final list.

Final Players Announced For West Asian Games

PLDC- The Iranian head coach Ivankovic announced the list of the players who will travel to Kuwait to participate in the second West Asian games from April 4th to April 12th.

Today's matches (Al Ahli v Al Wahda Kick off 8:10 pm)

The home team are still elated with their big win against city rivals Al Nasr last week. Their gifted Iranian striker Ali Karimi had a brilliant in match but went out injured.

Hazfi Cup Quarter-finals on April 8

PFDC - The quarter-finals of the Iranian clubs elimination cup(Hazfi) will kick off from April 8. Esteghlal, Foolad, Zobahan, Fajr, Persepolis, Sepahan, Paykan and Tracktorsazi will be competing for a place in the semi-finals.

Several stars on the sidelines

FIFA- Famous teams such as Iran, Egypt, Morocco, Colombia, Chile, Australia, Romania, Scotland, Yugoslavia and the Netherlands, and some outstanding players like Daei, Ramzy, Naybet, Asprilla, Salas, Kewell, Viduka, Davids, Kluivert, Popescu, Lambert, Mijatovic and Shevchenko all have one thing in common this year – they will be following the 2002 FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan™ as spectators.

More discipline for Perugia after Brescia defeat

PERUGIA, Italy, March 26 (AFP) - Perugia president Luciano Gaucci on Tuesday prescribed another dose of military-style discipline for his players after last Sunday's 3-0 defeat at Brescia in the Italian first division, ANSA news agency reported.

Fixtures for West Asian Games

PFDC - The West Asian Games will kick off from April 4-11 in Kuwait. According to the executive committee of the games, there will be 5 participants in this tournament.