Referee Alireza Faghani backs Iranian referees

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Referee Alireza Faghani has backed Iranian referees to take charge of more international events. The international referee was appointed for the Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016 on Monday. Faghani will be assisted by his countrymen Reza Sokhandan and Mohammadreza Mansouri in the prestigious competition. Faghani made...
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Majid Jalali sacked by Iranian football club Saipa

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Saipa football club sacked its coach Majid Jalali two weeks before the end of the season due to poor results in recent weeks. Former Malavan coach Farhad Pourgholami has been appointed as the interim coach until the end of the season. Jalali who was appointed as...
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Iranian referee Faghani appointed for Rio 2016 Olympic

Tehran Times – ZURICH, Iran’s Alireza Faghani has been appointed to referee at the Olympic Football Tournament Rio 2016. Faghani will be assisted by Reza Sokhandan and Mohammadreza Mansouri in the tournament. The FIFA Referees Committee has confirmed the appointment of 88 match officials from over 40 countries to officiate...
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Paykan Promoted to Iran Professional League

Tasnim, TEHRAN – Paykan football team promoted to the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Monday after beating Pas Hamedan. With two weeks to go, Paykan edged past visiting team Pas Hamedan thanks to a late goal from Abbas Mohammad Rezaei. Paykan was relegated from IPL last season. Pas almost was relegated...
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