Asian Cup 2019: Round of 16: Iran v Oman [Preview]

AFC – ABU DHABI, Islamic Republic of Iran head coach Carlos Quieroz has labelled his side’s AFC Asian Cup Round of 16 match against Oman as a ’50-50′ tie. Queiroz is highly impressed with Pim Verbeek’s Oman and has warned his players to be on their toes against the Gulf...
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Iran defeats Kuwait in Qatar U23 Tournament

Tasnim – DOHA, Iran U-23 football team defeated Kuwait 5-0 in Qatar four-nation tournament on Friday. Alireza Arta and Allahyar Sayyadmanesh scored two goals for Iran in the first half. Younes Delfi, Amir Hossein Hosseinzadeh and Omid Nourafkan scored three more goals in the second half. The Iranian football team,...
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Dangerous Oman look to trouble Iran

Persianfootball.com – ABU DHABI, Iran are clear favourites on paper, when they will take on Oman in the first round of the knockout stage on Sunday evening. Iran had qualified as group D winners with a 7-0 goal difference, while Oman narrowly scraped through with a late 3-1 win over...
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Sardar Azmoun plays down Iran ‘favorites’ tag

Tehran Times – ABU DHABI, Iran national football team forward Sardar Azmoun has played down his side’s tag as ‘one of the favorites to win the AFC Asian Cup’ underway in the UAE. Team Melli are going to bring an end to 43-year title drought in the competition but the...
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IPL: Iman Mobali named Assistant Coach at Foolad

Tasnim – AHVAZ, Former Iranian national football team and Esteghlal midfielder Iman Mobali has been named as assistant coach of the country’s Foolad club. He will assist Afshin Ghotbi in the Ahvaz-based football team. Mobali has already worked as Ghotbi player in Team Melli. He scored Iran’s winner against Iraq...
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