WORLD CUP: Unbeaten in qualifying, Iran faces tougher test

AP - After an almost flawless qualifying campaign, Iran will find it far tougher at the World Cup.

Iran to reveal kit for 2018 World Cup in Uzbekistan friendly

Tehran Times - Head of Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) Mehdi Taj said Team Melli’s kit for the 2018 FIFA World Cup will be unveiled in the friendly match against Uzbekistan.

Iran Likely To Participate At Copa America: Mehdi Taj

PLDC - Head of Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) Mehdi Taj said that Team Melli will likely participate at the 2019 Copa America.

Iran: FIFA Called on to Enforce Human Rights

Scoop - The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), along with several union and civil society organisations, is calling on FIFA to ensure that its human rights policy is fully respected, and ensure that Iran ends its ban on women attending men’s football matches.

Iran U16 women’s football team to face the U.S. at Torneo delle Nazioni

Tehran Times - The Iranian Under16 Girls Football Team will open the Torneo delle Nazioni with a match against the U.S. on Wednesday.

Iran Olympic Football Team Coach Candidates Shortlisted

Tasnim - A final list of five candidates to be considered for the vacant Iran Olympic football team job has been made.

Persepolis, Esteghlal Move in Club World Ranking

PLDC – Iranian football giants Persepolis and Esteghlal have jumped in latest clubworldranking.

Al Taawoun eye Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic

Tehran Times - Saudi Arabian football club Al Taawoun are interested in hiring Persepolis current coach Branko Ivankovic.

Iran to Travel to Russia on June 5: Vitaly Mutko

PLDC - Russian Deputy Prime Minister Vitaly Mutko says Iran will become the first team to arrive in Russia for the 2018 World Cup.

Naft Tehran Relegated to Iran’s First Division

PLDC – Naft Tehran football team was relegated to Iran’s first division on Sunday.

Esteghlal beat Paykan, Persepolis beaten by Zob Ahan [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Esteghlal football team earned a late win over Paykan in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium, while Persepolis lost to Zob Ahan in the penultimate game of Iran Professional League (IPL) season on Sunday.

Mick McDermott Returns to Iran National Football Team

PLDC – Irish fitness coach Mick McDermott has returned to Iran national football team.

Amir Abedzadeh Ready to Play in World Cup: Report

PLDC – Maritimo goalkeeper Amir Abedzadeh is ready to play in the 2018 FIFA World Cup for Iran national football team, A Bola reported.