Ansarifard: "Iran determined to lift Asian futsal title"

IRNA - Iran is determined to win the 5th Asian futsal crown, said Mohammad-Hassan Ansarifard Friday.

Iran set to extend reign as Asia's futsal kings

AFC - ASIA’S biggest ever futsal tournament kicks off on Sunday in Iran, the undisputed Asian heartland of the sport.

Reza Enayati signed with Esteghlal

PLDC - Yesterday, Reza Enayati, the former Aboomoslem striker who was reported to sign a contract with Perspolis, officially signed with Esteghlal Tehran club.

Mahdavikia contract extension talks postponed

IRNA - Contract extension talks between German first division club Hamburger SV and its Iranian striker Mehdi Mahdavikia have been postponed as a result of Hamburg's efforts to sign an additional top-rate striker, the bi-weekly kicker sports magazine reported Thursday.

Esteqlal re-signs Samereh

IRNA - Esteqlal of Tehran re-signed national striker Ali Samereh, said a club deputy Tuesday.

Hamburg upsets Bayern on penalties in semifinal

AP - Bayern Munich's preparation for another assault on the Champions League and the Bundesliga title suffered a setback Tuesday when it lost to Hamburger SV in the semifinal of the German League Cup on a penalty shootout.

Georgian Mujiri joins Sepahan

IRNA - Baba Mujiri from Georgia signed a two-year contract with the second Iran Pro League leader Sepahan of Mobarakeh Steel Mill, central province of Isfahan, Monday.

Alidousti appointed Iran's junior football manager

IRNA - President of Iran's Football Federation (IFF) Mohammad Daadkan installed Hamid Alidousti as the new head coach of national junior team.

Iraq to play in Iran four-sided football event

IRNA - Iraq will dispatch its national football team to Iran to take part in a four-sided tournament, said the Iraqi federation Monday.

Blazevic to sign Al-Ittihad deal

MEF - If to believe Qatari daily Al-Raya, former Croatia and Iran manager Miroslav Blasevic is nearing signing a one-year deal to coach Saudi champions Al-Ittihad, this being revealed on Tuesday in Doha.

Ghalenoei denied the rumors about resigning. Today is not the day to leave.

PLDC - Amir Ghalenoe denied the rumors that have been published in the papers lately regarding him resigning from his position due to management's interference with his work.

Kuwait futsal team arrives in Iran

IRNA - National futsal team of Kuwait arrived here Sunday to hold a training camp.

'Bora' linked with Iran job – rumour

AFC - FORMER China coach Bora Milutinovic is currently in Iran as a guest of the Iranian Golden Ball Awards, presence that had spurred the local press to link the Serb with the vacant Iran national job.