Naft coach Alireza Mansourian set for Esteghlal job

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Naft Terhan head coach Alireza Mansourian is set to join Esteghlal as Parviz Mazloumi successor, according to the local media. Esteghlal football club is reluctant to cooperate with Parviz Mazloumi after the Blues were defeated against Persepolis in Tehran derby. Esteghlal also finished in third place...
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Omid Ebrahimi linked with move to Qatar’s Al Ahli

Tasnim – DOHA, Esteghlal’s defensive midfielder Omid Ebrahimi has been linked with a move to Qatari football club Al Ahli. The Iranian international midfielder, whose contracts expire at summer, has been a key player for Esteghlal in the Iranian Professional League. The Qatari media reported he will replace his countryman...
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Moussa Coulibaly joins Sepahan

Tehran Times – ISFAHAN, Esteghlal Khuzestan defender Moussa Coulibaly has signed a two-year contract with Sepahan on Sunday. Coulibaly moves to Isfahani club just three days after Abdollah Veisi accepted to be the head coach of Sepahan. The 23-year old Malian, who joined Esteghlal Khuzestan in 2013 from Djoliba, scored...
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Amir Ghalenoei extends contract with Tractor Sazi

Tasnim – TABRIZ, Amir Ghalenoei has signed a new one-year contract with Iran’s Tractor Sazi of Tabriz on Saturday. The ex-Iran coach was appointed as coach of Tabriz based team in December 2015 for the second time. In the 2011–12 season, Tractor Sazi had finished runner-up in Iran Professional League...
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Carlos Queiroz names Iran squad for upcoming friendly matches

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Carlos Queiroz announced Iran’s 23-man squad for their upcoming friendly matches against Macedonia and Kyrgyzstan. Team Melli has been scheduled to face Macedonian team in a friendly match on June 2 in Skopje. Queiroz’s men will also play Kyrgyzstan on June 7, the Iranian media reported. Goalkeepers:...
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AFC U-16 Championship India 2016: Group A [PREVIEW]

AFC – GOA, With Thursday’s draw for the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 now complete, join the-afc.com as we take a closer look at the teams in Group A. GROUP A INDIA Qualified as: Hosts/Runners-up in Group E (3rd best) Appearance: 7th Best finish: Quarter-finals (2002) Last time out: Did...
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