Iran provisional 35-man squad for Asian Cup named

Iran 2019 AFC Asian Cup

Tehran Times - Carlos Queiroz has named a provisional 35-man Team Melli squad for the AFC Asian Cup 2019.

Colombian Football Federation Officials Meet Carlos Queiroz

Queiroz Colombian

Tasnim - Directors of the Colombian Football Federation held a meeting with Carlos Queiroz during the Libertadores final match between River Plate and Boca Juniors.

Hamid Reza Garshasbi steps down as general manager of Persepolis

Hamid Reza Garshasbi

Tehran Times - Hamid Reza Garshasbi stepped down from his post as general manager of Persepolis club.

Iran to face Qatar behind closed doors

Team Melli Qatar

MNA – The friendly match between national football teams of Iran and Qatar will be held behind closed doors.

Esteghlal eyes former Persepolis striker Toure

Ibrahima Toure

PLDC – Esteghlal football club has shown interest in signing former Persepolis striker Ibrahima Toure.

IPL: Sepahan, Persepolis share spoils in controversial match [VIDEO]

Sepahan Persepolis

Tehran Times - Sepahan football team and Persepolis drew 1-1 in Iran Professional League (IPL), with both teams in good form and looking to extend unbeaten streaks.

Iran, Japan at AFC Asian Cup Final, Ali Daei Believes

Ali Daei

Tasnim - Ali Daei believes that Iran and Japan are the most likely contenders to reach the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 final, with the continental competition now less than four weeks away.

Iran risks FIFA ban


Tehran Times -  Iran could be banned from international football ahead of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup over a law interfering in the national football federation’s independence.

Mehdi Taj nominated for AFC vice president post

Mehdi Taj

Tehran Times - Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) president Mehdi Taj has been nominated for the Asian Football Confederation’s (AFC) vice president post.

Iraqi Midfielder Safaa Hadi Linked with Esteghlal

Safaa Hadi

Tasnim – Iranian football club Esteghlal is reportedly going to sign Iraqi defensive midfielder Safaa Hadi.

Saipa Advances to Iran’s Hazfi Cup Semis [VIDEO]

Sanat Naft Saipa Hazfi

Tasnim – Saipa football team defeated Sanat Naft 3-1 to advance to the Iran’s Hazfi Cup semi-final on Friday.

Esteghlal return to IPL title race, Padideh held [VIDEO]

Sepidrood Esteghlal

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team defeated Sepidrood 5-0 in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday, while Padideh were held to a 2-2 draw by Machine Sazi.

Tractor Sazi Files FIFA Complaint against Stokes, Erwin

Stokes and Erwin

Tasnim – Iranian football club Tractor Sazi has filed a complaint to FIFA against Anthony Stokes and Lee Erwin after both abruptly quit.