What’s most important right now is our recovery: Chimba

Tasnim – RIYADH, Foolad football team striker Chimba said the players can get more rest after two wins in the 2021 AFC Champions League. The Iranian team defeated Al-Ain 4-0 in 2021 ACL playoff last week. The Ahvaz-based football team suffered a late draw against Qatar’s Al-Sadd and defeated Al-Wehdat...
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Persepolis never lost confidence: Golmohammadi

Tasnim – GOA, Persepolis coach Yahya Golmohammadi praised his players for not giving up as his team fought back to defeat Al-Rayyan of Qatar 3-1 in Group E of the 2021 AFC Champions League on Saturday. Persepolis, runner-up in 2018 and 2020, was a goal down for the first time...
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ACL Group D: Foolad edge past Al Wehdat [VIDEO]

Tehran Times – RIYADH, Foolad of Iran secured their first AFC Champions League group stage win in six years, defeating Jordan’s Al Wehdat 1-0 in their Group D clash at King Fahd International Stadium on Saturday. Foolad Brazilian forward Chimba scored a goal from the penalty spot before the halftime....
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ACL Group E: Persepolis beat Al Rayyan [VIDEO]

Tehran Times – GOA, Persepolis football team came from behind to beat Al Rayyan of Qatar 3-1 in Group E of the 2021 AFC Champions League. In the match held at the Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on Saturday, Naif Al Hadhrami rose highest to head home Abdelaziz Hatim’s free-kick into...
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Azmoun scores in draw with Krasnodar [VIDEO]

Sports.ru – KRASNODAR, Krasnodar failed to hold on to a 2-0 lead as Zenit managed to mount a comeback in the second half. The match, which was the 26th round of the RPL, ended in a 2-2 draw. Krasnodar was leading 2-0 by the 75th minute thanks to Alexey Ionov’s double, but Zenit...
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Persepolis has winning mentality: Hamid Motahari

Tasnim – GOA, Persepolis coach Hamid Motahari said they have a winning mentality in the 2021 AFC Champions League. The Iranian team will meet Al-Rayyan of Qatar in Group E on Saturday. Persepolis started the campaign with a 1-0 win over Al-Wahda. “We have prepared everything for this match and...
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Mehdi Taremi wins UCL Goal of the Week [VIDEO]

Tehran Times – NYON, Mehdi Taremi’s overhead kick goal against Chelsea was elected the “Goal of the Week” in the competition. “This spectacular shot of Mehdi Taremi wins the goal of the week!”, Can be read on tweet shared this Friday in the official Champions League account. The FC Porto Iranian...
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Persepolis favorites to win Group E: Laurent Blanc

Tasnim – GOA, Al-Rayyan coach Laurent Blanc said Persepolis is favorite to win Group E of the 2021 AFC Champions League. Al-Rayyan will play Persepolis on Saturday in Group E at the at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium. “The result from the last match was not good for Al-Rayyan because I...
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