Brazilian Marcelino Júnior Lopes Arruda signs for Tractor

Tasnim – TABRIZ, Iranian football club Tractor has signed Brazilian forward Marcelino Júnior Lopes Arruda. The 30-year-old striker penned a one-year contract with the Iranian club on Sunday with the option of extending for a further year. The details of Marcelino’s contract have not been revealed. He started his playing career...
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Vahid Hashemian turns 43: The gentleman of football

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Former Iran striker and current Team Melli assistant coach Vahid Hashemian has turned 43 on Sunday. Hashemian started his playing career in Fath Tehran and joined Pas a year later. But he wanted more and joined Hamburger SV in 1999 along with his compatriot Mehdi Mahdavikia....
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Franco Di Santo linked with Persepolis

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Former Chelsea, Schalke 04 and Werder Bremen forward Franco Matías Di Santo has been linked with a move to Iranian football club Persepolis. The Argentine striker has most recently played at Spanish football club Rayo Vallecano. Gastón Nicolás Reniero is also another Argentine forward offered to Persepolis...
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Brazilian Fernando Canesin on Esteghlal radar

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iranian football club Esteghlal is going to sign Brazilian attacking midfielder Fernando Canesin Matos. The 27-year-old player is currently playing at Belgian club Oostende. Esteghlal is going to sign Canesin as a replacement for Ayanda Patosi who joined Emirati side Bani Yas last week. Canesin started his...
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Iranian referees to officiate at 2019 AFC Cup semis

Tasnim – PYONGYANG, Mo`ud Bonyadifar has been chosen to officiate a match at the 2019 AFC Cup semifinals. North Korean football team April 25 will host Dhaka Abahani from Bangladesh on August 28 at the Kim Il-sung Stadium in Pyongyang in the second leg of the 2019 AFC Cup semifinal....
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Bosnian striker Haskic linked with Persepolis

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Nermin Haskić has been linked with a move to Persepolis football team of Iran. The 30-year-old forward scored 24 goals for FK Radnički Niš in Serbian SuperLiga last season. Haskic began his career with local team FK Budućnost Banovići, making his first-team debut in 2008. Mehdi Taremi,...
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