Team Melli friendly against Ivory Coast called off

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Iran national football team was scheduled to play a friendly match against 2015 Africa Cup of Nations champion Ivory Coast in Dubai in late January but the game has been called off. However according to Moroccan website “Alyaoum24”, Team Melli will take on Morocco national football...
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Iran to play Morocco in friendly: Report

Tasnim – RABAT, Iran national football team will play a friendly match with Morocco, according to a Moroccan news website. The match will be held in Dubai, the UAE, on January 6, Alyaoum24 reported. Iran, who is preparing for their match against Qatar in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification...
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Toni candidate to take charge of Iran’s Machine Sazi

Tehran Times – TABRIZ, Antonio Jose da Conceicao Oliveira, known as Toni, is a candidate to take charge of Iranian football team Machine Sazi. Rasoul Khatibi quit his role as head coach of the rock-bottom team on Friday after suffering an away defeat against Persepolis. Under tutelage of Khatibi, Machine...
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FIFA fines Persepolis for breach of transfer rules

Tehran Times – ZURICH, Iranian football club Persepolis has been fined 55,000 Swiss francs by FIFA’s Disciplinary Committee for breaching the rules of transfer windows. Khalatbari had signed a two-year deal with the UAE’s Ajman in June 2013, but after the Pro League changed its name to Arabian Gulf League,...
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Iran futsal team defeats Russia in friendly

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, The Iranian futsal team defeated Russia 6-4 in friendly match on Monday. The match took place in Tehran’s Handball Hall. Hossein Tayyebi (two goals), Aliasghar Hassanzadeh, Mehdi Javid, MohammadrezaSangsefidi and Ahmad Esmaeilpour scored for the Iranian team. Earlier in the day, Iran U-23 futsal team defeated...
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Rasoul Khatibi steps down as Machine Sazi coach

Tasnim – TABRIZ, Machine Sazi coach Rasoul Khatibi has stepped down from his role after defeat against Persepolis. On Friday, the Tabriz-based team was defeated against Persepolis 1-0 in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium. Under tutelage of Khatibi, Machine Sazi secured promotion to the Iran Professional League (IPL) last season. Machines Sazi...
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