ACL RD16 2nd Leg: Al Hilal vs. Persepolis – Preview

AFC – RIYADH, Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic has cautioned his side against underestimating Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal in the second leg of the AFC Champions League Round of 16 encounter on Tuesday as the Iranians look to qualify for the quarter-finals. Persepolis take a slender one-goal advantage into the game...
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Saudi Authorities Reportedly Cause Delay of Persepolis Flight

Mehr News – RIYADH, Saudi Arabian authorities did not issue permission for the Iranian flight carrying the Persepolis squad on Sunday, causing the flight to be delayed by 5-hours. Expressing regret over the sabotage by Saudi officials in Riyadh airport, Persepolis football club vice-president Mohammad Hossein Nejad-Fallah said the country...
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Iran Into AFC Under-14 Football Festival Semis-Finals

Tehran Times – DUSHANBE, Iran advanced to the semifinals of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Under-14 football festival for Central and South Asian region. Team Iran drew 2-2 with India in Group A on Monday in the match held at the Stiqlol Academy in Dushanbe, the capital of Tajikistan. Iran...
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Iran’s Yadegar Rostami Chosen as Cordial Cup MVP

Tehran Times – KITZBUHEL, KIA Football Academy striker Yadegar Rostami has been named as the best player of the Cordial Cup. KIA Football Academy lost to TSV 1860 München 7-6 in penalty shootout on Sunday in the Cordial Cup final. Rostami was named as the best player of the competition....
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