Iran eye FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup berth: Octavio


Tehran Times - Iran national beach soccer team coach Marco Octavio says they will participate at the Asian championship with the aim of booking a place in the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.

With two goals from Sardar Azmoun, Zenit beats Fenerbahce for 3-1 [VIDEO]

Sardar Azmoun Fenerbahce

Legit - Russian League giants Zenit St. Petersburg have progressed to the Europa League round of 16 stage after beating Fenerbahce 3-1 at Gazprom Arena on Thursday, February 21. 

Lee Harry Erwin returns to Tractor Sazi

Lee Harry Erwin

PLDC - Tractor Sazi Scottish striker Lee Harry Erwin, who had left the Iranian club in November after feelings of homesickness, returned to the team on Thursday. 

Iran Optimistic about Changing Host of Women's Olympic Football Qualifiers

Iran Women's Olympic Football

Tasnim – Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) is optimistic about changing the field of the Women’s Olympic Football Tournament 2020 Asian Qualifiers Round 2.

Ayanda Patosi scores on debut for Esteghlal [VIDEO]

Ayanda Patosi Esteghlal

Thesouthafrican - Former Cape Town City midfielder, Ayanda Patosi announced his arrival in Iran in fine style as he scored on debut for new club, Esteghlal FC in their 2-0 victory over Pars Jonoubi Jam on Wednesday night.

Iraj Arab Officially Appointed Persepolis General Manager

Iraj Arab

Tasnim – Iraj Arab has been officially appointed as general manager of Iran’s Persepolis football club.

Foolad Signs Japanese Midfielder Takafumi Akahoshi

Takafumi Akahoshi

Tasnim – Iranian football club Foolad has completed the signing of Japanese midfielder Takafumi Akahoshi on Wednesday.

Voria Ghafouri: Iranian footballer summoned by authorities after slamming foreign minister

Karimi Ghafouri Zarif

independent - ‘Mr Zarif, you who say that you are proud you are under pressure because of Palestine, Lebanon, Yemen and Syria, know that it’s not you who is under pressure,’ footballer wrote on Instagram

Brighton manager Hughton: Jahanbakhsh needs time


Tribalfootball - Brighton manager Chris Hughton is confident the club's record signing, Alireza Jahanbakhsh, will benefit from consistent playing time.

Play-off: Al Gharafa 2-3 Zobahan FC [VIDEO]

Al Gharafa  Zobahan

AFC - Islamic Republic of Iran’s Zobahan completed a remarkable comeback to overcome Al Gharafa 3-2 in a 2019 AFC Champions League Play-off tie on Tuesday.

Play-off: Al Rayyan SC 3-1 Saipa [VIDEO]

Al Rayyan SC v Saipa

AFC - A last-minute double-salvo helped Al Rayyan come from behind to defeat Islamic Republic of Iran’s Saipa 3-1 in a 2019 AFC Champions League play-off match on Tuesday.

Persepolis into Hazfi Cup semis after beating Padideh [VIDEO]

Persepolis Padideh Hazfi

Tehran Times - Persepolis football team qualified for the Iran’s Hazfi Cup semi-finals after defeating Padideh in penalty shootout in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium on Monday.

Senegalese Forward Macoumba Kandji Linked with Iran Sanat Naft

Macoumba Kandji Sanat Naft

Tasnim – Iranian football club Sanat Naft Abadan is reportedly going to sign Macoumba Kandji.