FIFA invites Alireza Faghani to seminar for 2018 World Cup

PressTV – TEHRAN, The Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) has officially invited Iranian football referee Alireza Faghani to the Referee Seminar for 2018 FIFA World Cup, which is scheduled to be held in Italy later this year. The international governing body of association football, futsal, and beach soccer sent...
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“Al Fateh mission is over”: Sirous Pourmousavi

Tehran Times – MUSCAT, Esteghlal Khouzestan head coach Sirous Pourmousavi stated that he is delighted after the win against Al Fateh but his side is now focusing on the next match. “It was a fantastic win and I’m so proud of my players. It was our first experience in the...
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Ashkan Dejagah out for one Month

Tasnim – WOLFSBURG, Wolfsburg midfielder Ashkan Dejagah has been reportedly ruled out for one month. ​The Iranian international has suffered a calf injury and will be out for one month. Dejagah re-signed for the German club on a free transfer from Qatari First Division side Al-Arabi in January but has...
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Esteghlal lose to UAE’s Al Ahli in ACL opener [VIDEO]

AFC – DUBAI, Makhete Diop’s 89th minute header secured all three points for United Arab Emirates powehourse Al Ahli as the 2015 AFC Champions League finalists handed Esteghlal from the Islamic Republic of Iran an agonising 2-1 defeat in their opening meeting in Group A of the 2017 campaign on...
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