Padovani extends contract with Esteghlal Tehran

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Leandro Padovani Celin has extended his contract with Esteghlal football team by one year on Sunday. The 33-year-old Brazilian defender joined Esteghlal from Sepahan in September 2016 His countryman Robson Januario de Paula, who was a member of Esteghlal last season, parted way with the Iranian...
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Hashemian appointed as Hamburger SV U17 assistant coach

Tehran Times – HAMBURG, Former Iran and Persepolis striker Vahid Hashemian has been named as assistant coach of Hamburger SV U17 on Saturday. Hashemian was a member of Hamburger SV between 1999 to2001. He has already coached German football teams Halstenbek-Rellingen and Niendorfer TSV. Hashemian, commonly known as “Helicopter”, has...
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Persepolis plays a modern football: Branko Ivankovic

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says that they played a modern football in the match against Naft Tehran Friday night. Persepolis defeated Naft Tehran 3-0 in Iran’s Super Cup in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. “Our responsible in football is to earn the most wins. The league’s curtain-raiser was...
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Hamid Derakhshan named Naft Tehran coach

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Former Persepolis coach Hamid Derakhshan has been named as new head coach of Naft Tehran. Derakhshan replaced Ali Karimi in the Tehran-based football team. Karimi was appointed as Naft Tehran coach on July 1 but parted company with the team due to financial problems. Naft Tehran...
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