Some games will take place without spectators, Iran minister threatens

anti-government in Iran

DPA - Iran’s Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli has threatened games behind closed doors should anti-government protests continue at football matches, local news reports said on Tuesday.

Asian Games: Iran football advance to next round despite losing to Myanmar [VIDEO]

Iran U23 v Myanmar U23

Tehran Times -  Iran U23 football team advanced to the 2018 Asian Games Round of 16 despite losing to Myanmar 2-0 on Monday.

Alireza Jahanbakhsh Compared to Cristiano Ronaldo by Carlos Queiroz

Jahanbakhsh to Cristiano Ronaldo

Tasnim – Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz compared Brighton winger Alireza Jahanbakhsh to Cristiano Ronaldo.

Carlos Queiroz an option to replace Juan Carlos Osorio as Mexico coach — Report

Carlos Osorio Mexico

Mexicanfutcom - Following the departure of Juan Carlos Osorio as Mexico National Team coach, the FMF’s process of finding a replacement is well under way. Now, a new name seems to have been added to the list of candidates in the form of Portuguese manager Carlos Queiroz.

Fan banned for life after knife attack

Naft Masjed Soleyman fan

Tehran Times - Naft Masjed Soleyman fan who appeared to hit Persepolis supporters with knife has been banned for life.

Iran not underestimating Myanmar: Zlatko Kranjcar

Zlatko Kranjcar Iran U23

Tehran Times - Iran U23 football coach Zlatko Kranjcar insisted that they will not underestimate Myanmar in the 2018 Asian Games.

Iran's tattoo taboo hounds footballer Ashkan Dejagah

Ashkan Dejagah Tattoos

DW - A former Bundesliga player is in hot water in Iran because of photos on his Instagram account. They depict some of Ashkan Dejagah's tattoos and also his wife not wearing a headscarf.

Iraqi Ayman Hussein Reaches Agreement with Persepolis: Report

Ayman Hussein Ghadhban

Tasnim – Iraq’s Al-Naft striker Ayman Hussein Ghadhban has reportedly reached an agreement with Persepolis of Iran.

Morteza Pouraliganji’s New Dilemma: Vitesse Or AZ

Morteza Pouraliganji AZ Alkmaar

PLDC – Iranian international defender Morteza Pouraliganji is facing a dilemma over his future. 

Iran down DPR Korea in Asian Games [VIDEO]

Iran U23 DPR Korea U23

Tehran Times - Iran took a huge step towards qualifying for the Asian Games Round of 16 with a 3-0 win over 2014 silver medalists DPR Korea.

Iran Still Tops Asian Football Team in FIFA Latest Ranking

Team Melli Ranking

MNA – According to the latest FIFA ranking, Iran National Soccer Team (Team Melli) climbed five ranks to become 32nd in the world and took its title back from Australia.

Asian Games: Iran football held by Saudi Arabia [VIDEO]

Iran U23 v KSA U23

Tehran Times - Iran football team started the 2018 Asian Games with a goalless draw against Saudi Arabia on Wednesday.

Younes Delfi To Participate At PSV Medical Test

Younes Delfi PSV Eindhoven

PLDC - Iran’s Esteghlal Khuzestan winger Younes Delfi will participate at medical examination of PSV Eindhoven.