Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iraj Arab has been officially appointed as acting general manager of Iran’s Persepolis football club.
Arab was previously working as deputy chief of the club’s administrative and financial affairs.
He replaced Hamid Reza Garshasbi in the football club.
Garshasbi left his post due to a law barring the employment of retirees in government, state or public institutions which use state funds or facilities.
Under management of Garshasbi, Persepolis became runner-up at the 2018 AFC Champions League and won the Iran Professional League title.