Nottinghampost - Aitor Karanka says Nottingham Forest will remain patient in their efforts to land Karim Ansarifard – and insists he has faith in his current squad to deliver both the performances and goals they need.
Tehran Times - Iran international striker Karim Ansarifard says they face high expectations in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup since Team Melli have not won the title for 42 years.
Tehran Times - Iconic Iraqi midfielder Bashar Resan is reportedly a doubt for Persepolis’s match against Al Duhail of Qatar.
Tehran Times - Former Iran national football team midfielder Majid Gholamnejad passed away on Friday after suffering a heart attack.
Tasnim – Zob Ahan football team suffered a home loss against Padideh of Mashhad in Round of 32 of Iran’s Hazfi Cup on Thursday.
Tasnim – Ex-Iran’s women’s futsal team head coach has been named new head coach of Kuwait women’s futsal team.
Tasnim – Iran national football team will host South American football team Bolivia in Tehran.
Tasnim – Iran international striker Karim Ansarifard joined Nottingham Forest on Wednesday.
Tasnim – Iran national beach soccer team will hold a training camp in mid-October in Portugal.
MNA – National Iranian football team have defeated Uzbekistan in the first friendly match in preparation for the AFC Asian Cup.
Tasnim – Iran international striker Karim Ansarifard will reportedly fly to England Tuesday night to pen a contract with Nottingham Forest.
Reuters - Carlos Queiroz will lead Iran into their first post-World Cup international when they meet Uzbekistan in Tashkent on Tuesday despite having failed to sign a new contract with Asia's number one ranked nation.
Tehran Times - Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) has confirmed receiving offer to play two friendly matches against Argentina and Colombia but is not exactly clear why the request has been remained unanswered.