Persepolis forward Diabate returns from injury

Diabate

Tehran Times - Persepolis football team forward Cheick Diabate has joined the team’s training after several weeks.

VAR needed ‘more than ever’ now

Iran VAR

Tehran Times - A football match in Iran, once again, became controversial. Tractor were knocked out of Iran’s Hazfi Cup by Esteghlal on Thursday, however the visiting team believe that the referees’ decisions went against them.

AEK Athens Winger Mohammadi Linked with Persepolis: Report

Milad Mohammadi

Tasnim – AEK Athens winger Milad Mohammadi has been reportedly linked with Persepolis football team.

Esteghlal battle back to beat Tractor in Hazfi Cup

Esteghlal Tractor

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team battled back from a 1-0 loss to defeat Tractor 2-1 in extra time in the Iran’s Hazfi Cup Round of 32.

Iranian player Amir Nasr-Azadani sentenced to prison but death penalty overturned

 

Amir Nasr-Azadani

AS - It was initially reported that Iranian soccer player Amir Nasr-Azadani would be hanged due to his involvement in protests defending women’s rights in Iran.

Feyenoord stays top but need a late goal to draw at Utrecht [VIDEO]

Jahanbakhsh

Football-Oranje - Feyenoord are still top of the Eredivisie but they needed a late Alireza Jahanbakhsh strike to earn a 1-1 draw at Utrecht.

Sayyadmanesh sidelined for four to six weeks

Sayyadmanesh

Tehran Times - Scans have revealed that Allahyar Sayyadmanesh will miss the next four to six weeks.

Ex-Persepolis striker Anthony Stokes charged after cops seize nearly £4k of suspected cocaine in car after ‘police chase’

Anthony Stokes

The Sun - EX-Persepolis striker Anthony Stokes has been charged after almost £4k worth of suspected cocaine was found in a car.

FFIRI reacts to fake name of Arab countries tournament

Persian Gulf

MNA – Iran's Football Federation (FFIRI) will complain to FIFA over the use of a fake title by Arab states for the Persian Gulf.

Esteghlal likely to part ways with Sa Pinto

Sa Pinto

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football club will likely part ways with their Portuguese head coach Ricardo Sa Pinto.

Tractor defeat Esteghlal: IPL [VIDEO]

Tractor Esteghlal

Tehran Times - Tractor football team defeated Esteghlal 2-0 in Iran Professional League (IPL) Matchweek 15 on Friday.

Two coaches shortlisted for Iran football hotseat: report

Amir Ghalenoei and Farhad Majidi

Tehran Times - Amir Ghalenoei and Farhad Majidi have been reportedly shortlisted to take charge of Iran national football team.

Taremi Set to Extend Porto Contract: Report

Taremi

Tasnim – Iranian international forward Mehdi Taremi will reportedly extend his contract with Porto.