Sanat Naft coach Faraz Kamalvand resigns

Tasnim – ABADAN, Sanat Naft coach Faraz Kamalvand stepped down from his job following fans’ inappropriate behavior toward him and his players. Sanat Naft drew 1-1 with league leader Paykan but Kamalvand announced he is no longer the team’s coach for the disrespectful behaviour. Kamalvand took charge of Sanat Naft...
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Soroush Rafiei linked with Zob Ahan

Tehran Times – ISFAHAN, Al Khor midfielder Soroush Rafiei will likely reunite with his former coach Amir Ghalenoei in Iranian football club Zob Ahan. Iranian media reports suggest that the 27-year-old attacking midfielder is a target for Isfahan-based Zob Ahan. Rafiei had already been linked with a move to Sepahan,...
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Iran’s ambassador to Qatar meets with Qatar FA

Tasnim – DOHA, Iran’s ambassador to Qatar Mohammed Ali Sobhani met with the President of the Qatar Football Association (QFA), Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa bin Ahmed al-Thani, in QFA’s headquarters on Tuesday. QFA Vice President Saoud al-Mohannadi, General Secretary Mansoor al-Ansari, and Executive Director Ali Dawood also attended the meeting,...
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Mehdi Mahdavikia invited to attend 2018 World Cup Draw

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Former Iranian national football team’s player Mehdi Mahdavikia has received an invitation from the International Federation of Football (FIFA) to attend the 2018 World Cup draw ceremony. The ceremony will be held at the Kremlin Palace Ballroom in Moscow on Dec. 1. This invitation came in recognition...
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