Bagheri linked with English return

Former Iranian international midfielder Karim Bagheri is reported to have signed with an English league club for the upcoming season and will be leaving for the UK after a short holiday in Tehran.

Esteghlal appoint German coach

Iranian League giants Esteghlal have appointed German coach Ronald Koch as their head coach for the upcoming season. Koch, a former assistant coach at German Bundesliga side Bayer Leverkusen, will begin working for Esteghlal on Wednesday on a one-year contract estimated to be worth US$739,000.

Two Iran soccer players flogged for moral corruption

Two members of the Iranian national soccer team have received dozens of lashes for "moral corruption", the state-owned Iran newspaper said on Saturday.

The Eagle Flied (Photos)

PLDC - This morning, when many of you were in a deep Sleep, many people with an eye tearing for the Eagle, humming blessings prepared him for proceeding on His journey to Sweden.

Karim trained with Pas, but still nothing is clear

PLDC - Yesterday evening, while everyone was thinking about Abarpour ,Momenzadeh, and GHamkhar somebody called and Said: "Karim went to Sardar Ajorlou's office right Away."

Yemen, Iran's first Asian youth soccer hurdle

Iran should array its players firstly against the Yemenese side in the preliminary round of Asian Youth Soccer Championships.

Ivic to coach Al-Ittihad

Veteran Croatian Coach Tomislav Ivic was installed as manager of Al-Ittihad, a Saudi Arabian top club.

Fatollah-zade: We're not going to fix a player

PLDC - Ali Fatollah-zadeh explained Esteghlal schedules in a Meeting in News Network Studio. "We signed a one year contract with Koch and this German coach will come to Tehran on Wednesday to lead The team" He said about the Koch situation in Esteghlal.

Iran,among four middle east team to play in Thailand ahead of Asiad

Thailand are taking no chances and have organised a tournament featuring four Middle East teams including Iran ahead of the Asian Games in Busan this September, according Asean Football Federation (AFF) in a statement on Friday.

Esteghlal new players

PLDC - Javad Zarincheh, Ali Samereh are going to play for Esteghlal for next season for sure. Managers are trying  To attract Alireza Mansourian, and Sattar Hamedani toReturn to this team for next season.

Salehnia return to Malavan

PLDC - Bahman Salehinia, former coach of Malavan returned to This team after 6 years.

Ghasempour replaces Sharafi, Alidousti replaces Ghasempour

PLDC - After administrators of Bargh-e-Shiraz club reached An agreement with Ebrahim Ghasempour, coach of Abadan Sanate Naft, in previous season who led The team to reach the premier league, they signed a One-year contract with him.

Iran in for a tough time to retain Asian Games gold medal

Iran will have a tough time in their quest to retain the gold medal at the 14th Asian Games in Busan due to the excellent performance of the home team, Korea Republic, who reached the last four of the recently concluded FIFA World Cup Korea/Japan 2002, The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Thursday.