Tractor willing to sign Hamedani


IRNA - Tractor Sazi of Tabriz is eager to sign a contract with former Esteqlal midfielder Sattar Hamedani, said the club Monday. Talking to IRNA, the club's Public Relations Manager Assad Fallah added the team's Technical Committee has already voiced their interest in hiring Sattar Hamedani.

Hejazi, “I will candidate for Football Federation Chairmanship election”


PLDC - Naser Hejazi is looking for coaching out of Iran. Hejazi is waiting for this opportunity from one of his friends to begin his coaching in second vision of Austria. Maybe conditions and environment of Austria can show skills of Hejazi.

Halali, “No one is better than Pourheidari”


PLDC - In the 6th week of the Iranian Professional League, on Friday, 7th December, Peykan Tehran and Sanat Naft finished their games without any goals being exchanged. Since the start of the season, Esmaiel Halali, ex-Estehglal Tehran player, has been with Sanat Naft.

Ivancovic’s opinions on Iranian press


PLDC - Branco Ivancovic, head coach of the Iranian National Team, recently commented on the media and press in Iran. Here are his opinions and view points, “I believe that the media and the press have up to now gone their own way and there has always existed an opposition and resistance between the Football Federation and the media and press.

Azizi willing to return to National Team


PLDC - There has been much talk about Khodadad Azizi, Pas striker and ex-national team hero, returning to the National Team once again. He is best remembered for scoring the wining goal for the National Team in the return match against Australia in World Cup 2000 after which he retired from the team. Despite his age he is still an effective scorer of goals.

Barq will not play Esteqlal: official


IRNA - The managing director of Shiraz-based Barq Club said his side due to financial problems cannot continue any more and will not array his players against Esteqlal in its next match.

Norway friendly in January


PLDC - Norway is in the 6th group of the European Clubs Cup. The National Team of the country has scheduled friendly preparatory matches against Iran, the UAE and Oman in preparation for the European Clubs Cup.

Pourhiedari will not tolerate rudeness


PLDC - The head coach of Sanat Naft of Abadan football club is very upset. Helali, Sanat Naft player is also apparently upset and there is trouble within the club. This is what Pourheidari had to say about the matter, “After the match with Peykan at home (6th week of Propfessional League – 0-0 draw) there were disputes as we were performing better than the opponents even without five of our players.”

Bezik "Sepahan must get results"


PLDC - Edmund Bezik, Armenian Sepahan striker, scored the only goal for his team in the 6th week of the Iranian Professional League, on Friday, 7th December, when Sepahan of Isfahan defeated Bargh Shiraz at home with the score of 1-0.

May, "absence of Kazemian had influence in Saipa’s lost against Pas"


PLDC - Head coach of Saipa believes that absence of Kazemian and transferring him to AlAhli had influence in Saipa’s lost against Pas. Jiouvani May in an interview with ISNA stipulated “absence of Kazemian has changed conditions of Saipa for wining and it is cause of bad playing of attackers.”

Mayelikohan, “Maybe I candidate for Football Federation Chairmanship election”


PLDC - Mohammad Mayelikohan announced “ Maybe I candidate for Football Federation Chairmanship election”. He said to Khabar Channel’s interviewer “ I don’t confirm my candidature for Football Federation Chairmanship election and I don’t denial it either, but I should wait and see that conditions is ready or not, if I fill that I have time I’ll candidate.”

Pas defeats Saipa 2-0


PLDC - In one of the 3 most exciting matches of the 6th week of the Iranian Professional League, Pas defeated Saipa with the score of 2-0 on Friday, 7/12/2002. The best player of the match was apparently Javad Nekonam of Pas despite the fact that he did not score any goals.

Persepolis a disappointment in the 6th week


PLDC - The 0-0 draw between Persepolis and Esteghlal Ahwaz, in the 6th week of the Iranian Professional League, on Friday, 7/12/2002, was the most disappointing match of the week. The ninety minute battle of the champions of the last season with the bottom of the table Esteghlal Ahwaz was not only tedious but a bore for the referee, Jalal Moradi.
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