Andrea Stramaccioni cancels contract with Esteghlal

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Italian coach Andrea Stramaccioni stepped down from his role as coach of Esteghlal football team on Sunday. The decision was made after Esteghlal failed to pay his wage since Iran encounters a lot of problems for transferring money. Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) has published an...
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Tractor Sazi parts ways with Mustafa Denizli

Tasnim – TABRIZ, Iranian top-flight football team Tractor parted company with Mustafa Denizli by mutual consent on Saturday. Tractor sits eighth in the Iran Professional League (IPL) table and the Tabriz-based football officials decided to part ways with Denizli. Denizli was appointed as Tractor head coach in June but was...
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Persepolis coach Calderon linked to UAE job [Report]

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Persepolis coach Gabriel Calderon has reportedly been linked with becoming the UAE’s new head coach following Bert van Marwijk’s sacking. The Emirati football federation sacked the Dutch after they lost to Qatar 4-2 in the Persian Gulf Cup. Saudi Journalist Alshdadi has reported that the UAE wants...
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AFC Futsal Championship 2020: Iran discovers group opponents

Tehran Times – ASHGABAT, Iran has learned their fate at the AFC Futsal Championship Turkmenistan 2020 at the official draw which was conducted at Ashgabat’s Olympia Hotel on Friday. The ceremony separated the 16 qualified teams into four groups ahead of next year’s competition, where the best in Asian futsal will...
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Marc Wilmots no longer Team Melli coach

Yahoo Sports – TEHRAN, Belgian Marc Wilmots announced he was leaving his position as coach of Iran after six matches in charge which included a 14-0 victory over Cambodia, he said on Twitter. “Contrary to the information published in the Iranian press, no amicable agreement between the Iranian federation, myself...
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Midfielder Roozbeh Cheshmi on Trabzonspor’s radar [Report]

Tasnim – TRABZON, Turkish Super Lig football club Trabzonspor has set its sight on signing Iran international midfielder Roozbeh Cheshmi. The Turkish football club is going to sign him as a free-agent player, Gazete Damga reported. Esteghlal is trying to win Iran Professional League after seven years and Cheshmi is...
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Iran runners-up in three-nation futsal tourney

Tehran Times – MASHHAD, Iran national futsal team failed to win Mashhad Cup 2019. Team Melli, who is getting ready for the 2020 AFC Futsal Championship, lost to Belarus 3-2 in their must-win game in Mashhad’s Shahid Beheshti Hall on Tuesday. Iran had started the three-nation campaign with a 5-5...
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