Croatia, Uzbekistan to play futsal friendlies with Iran

Mehr News – TEHRAN, The head of the technical committee of futsal recounted that Iran’s Federation of Football has agreed with the requests for friendly matches submitted by Croatia and Uzbekistan. “The Iranian national futsal team will have friendly competitions with the national squads of Croatia and Uzbekistan,” said Abbas...
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Afghanistan international Faysal Shayesteh reaches agreement Paykan

Tasnim – QODS, Afghanistan national football team’s captain Faysal Shayesteh has reportedly reached an agreement with Iran Professional League team Paykan. Shayesteh started professional football career in Germany and started to play for the Afghanistan national football team in 2014. The 25-year-old midfielder joined Bulgaria’s Etar Veliko Tarnovo in 2013...
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Yadollah Jahanbazi hangs up his whistle

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Iranian international official Yadollah Jahanbazi announced his retirement from refereeing on Monday. The 43-year-old referee has been a full international referee for FIFA. “I would like to give very special thanks to Iran Football Federation and the Referees’ Department,” Jahanbazi said. Jahanbazi officiated international matches during...
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Hashem Beikzadeh joins Tractor Sazi

Tehran Times – TABRIZ, Hashem Beikzadeh has joined Tractor Sazi on a six-month contract on Monday. The 32-year-old left back was transferred from Saba to Tabriz-based club. The move reunites Beikzadeh with his former coach Amir Ghalenoei in Tractor Sazi. Beikzadeh has worked under Ghalenoei in Esteghlal and Sepahan. He...
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Iran to host international beach soccer tournament

Tehran Times – BUSHEHR, The four-a-side beach soccer tournament will be held in Bushehr in southern Iran. Head of the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) president Mehdi Taj said that the tournament will be held in the Iranian city in February. “Iran is among the top...
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