Ten-man Senegal wins Saudi


IRNA - Senegal Saturday defeated Iran's representative, Fajr-e Sepassi, in the 7th "Friendship Cup" of Saudi Arabia although it reduced to 10 men in the 23rd minute.

Mahdavikia lauds German experience


AFC - MEHDI Mahdavikia, provider of the most number of assists during the 2002/2003 Bundesliga season, has been voted the 16th top player of the league by German magazine Kicker.

Al Wasl take plane to train in Germany


Gulf News - The Al Wasl senior football team left for Germany yesterday to hold a 17-day training camp in Nuremburg under their Brazilian coach Arthur Bernardes. The team will return to Dubai on August 18 and leave for Iran to participate in an international friendly tournament there.

Shabab to embark on three-week German trip


AFC – UNITED Arab Emirates club Al Shabab are due to leave for Germany on August 9 to begin a three-week training regime as preparations for the upcoming 2003/2004 season.

Perspolis players got paid


PFDC - TEHRAN, Tuesday evening, many Perspolis players received the salary they were owed by the manager of the club, Mr. Ghamkhar. Pejman Jamshidi, Hadi Mahdavikia, Behnam Abolghasempour, Reza Jabbari, Hasan Khanmohammadi, Payan Rafat, Sohrab Entezari, and Aref MohammadVand were among the players who were seen leaving the club with smiling faces.

Iran teach new boys futsal master class


AFC - THE AFC Futsal Championship kicked off yesterday (Sunday) with Iran (the holders pictured in white) setting out their stall in spectacular fashion.

Zolfagharnazab and Rahmani will be Begovich's assistants. The 21 players list is ready.


PLDC - Hussain Aroni told our reporter: "We have talked to Dr. Zolfagharnasab and Mr Rahmani in order to hire them as Begovich's assistants and our management is currently working on that."

Federation "Spectators to watch Asian futsal matches for free"


IRNA - Iran's Football Federation (IFF) Saturday announced the spectators may watch the matches of the 5th Asian Futsal Championships in Tehran and Karaj for free.

Abedzadeh Released From Hospital


Mehr News Agency - TEHRAN, Former Iranian goalkeeper Ahmadreza Abedzadeh was released from Arad Hospital, central Tehran, Saturday.

German coach might sign with Esteghlal. By Ghalenoe's agreement, Esteghlal will negotiate with Bahler.


PLDC - Fredrick Bahler, met with two of Esteghlal's officials to possibly sign with the club. Bahler also met with Amir Ghalenoe and will attend the team's practice session later on so that he can enter official negotiations with the club.

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.
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