Ashkan Dejagah on Tractor Sazi’s radar [Report]

Tehran Times – TABRIZ, Iran national football team captain Ashkan Dejagah has caught the eye of Iranian football club Tractor Sazi. The 32-year-old midfielder was an unused substitute at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, where Team Melli narrowly finished third in Group B. Dejagah is not fully fit after...
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Vahid Amiri joins Trabzonspor

Persianfootball.com – TRABZON, Iran winger Vahid Amiri signed a two-year-contract with Turkish club Trabzonspor on Friday. The 30-year-old left-winger joins the UEFA Europa League qualifying participants as a free agent from Persepolis Tehran after completing his medical today. Left-footed Amiri, who was one of Iran’s top performers at the 2018...
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AFC Asian Cup Top Scorer: Ali Daei

Tasnim – KUALA LUMPUR, Iran’s Ali Daei is the all-time top scorer in the AFC Asian Cup in all his participation. Team Melli legend Daei leads this race with an impressive total of 14 AFC Asian Cup goals. Daei was the top scorer in his maiden continental appearance in 1996,...
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Harry Forrester joins Iranian side managed by John Toshack

Sky Sports – TABRIZ, Forrester officially left Ibrox on Wednesday Harry Forrester has signed for Iranian side Tractor Sazi – managed by John Toshack – a day after terminating his contract with Rangers. Forrester scored eight goals in 44 appearances for Gers after joining from Doncaster in January 2016 but...
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Amirhossein Fathi named Esteghlal’s acting president

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Amirhossein Fathi has been named as acting president of Esteghlal football club on Wednesday. Fathi replaced Reza Eftekhari in Tehran-based football team. Eftekhari, who stepped down as General Manager of Esteghlal on Wednesday, was the target of considerable fan dissatisfaction due to his side’s failure to...
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Look back – Look ahead: IR Iran

AFC – KUALA LUMPUR, There was success, disappointment and lessons learned as the five Asian teams concluded their 2018 FIFA World Cup campaigns. They will all now turn their attention to AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019. Islamic Republic of Iran went into the 2018 FIFA World Cup as the second-highest...
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