Mehdi Taremi named IPL Player of the Year

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Persepolis striker Mehdi Taremi has been named the Player of the Year of Iran Professional League (IPL) for his outstanding season. In the ceremony held in the Tehran’s Milad Tower Saturday night, Taremi was named as the best player of the 15th edition of the Iran Professional...
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CAS allows Sardar Azmoun to remain at Rostov

Tehran Times – ROSTOV, Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has accepted the appeal by Sardar Azmoun’s lawyer against the Russian club Rubin Kazan claim. Azmoun, who spent 2015-16 season at Rostov on loan from Rubin Kazan, was supposed to return to Tatars at the end of the season; however...
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Upcoming AFC Futsal & Beach Soccer competition formats approved

AFC – BANGKOK, Chairman Ali Kafashian Naeini (Iran) opened the second Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Futsal & Beach Soccer Committee Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand, on Saturday by hailing the hugely successful AFC Futsal Club Championship Thailand 2016. The Chairman, was joined by Deputy Chairman Hachem Sayed Ali Haidar (Lebanon) as...
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Masoud Shojaei joins Panionios

Persianfootball.com – ATHENS, Iranian midfielder Masoud Shojaei signed with Greek Super League team Panionios. Shojaei returns to European football after joining the Athens based club from Qatar’s Al Gharafa. He will join up with fellow Team Melli striker Karim Ansarifard, who also extended his contract with the Greek club. According...
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Sajjad Shahbazzadeh joins Alanyaspor

Tehran Times – ALANYA, Iranian striker Sajjad Shahbazzadeh has officially joined Turkish side Alanyaspor after leaving Esteghlal with mutual consent. The 26-year-old player joined Esteghlal from Saipa in summer 2014 and scored 19 goals for the Tehran based team in 56 matches. He will be the second Iranian player to...
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Naft Tehran signs Croatian Igor Prahic

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iranian football club Naft Tehran completed the signing of Croatian defender Igor Prahic on Thursday. The 29-year-old player has joined Naft Tehran on a one-year contract from Padideh. The details of the contract have not been revealed. Prahic signed with newly promoted Persian Gulf Professional League side...
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