Team Melli to play Uzbekistan in friendly

Tasnim – TEHRAN, A friendly football match between the national teams of Iran and Uzbekistan is to be played at the Azadi Stadium in Tehran. The match has been scheduled to take place on May 18. Iran defeated Uzbekistan twice in the 2018 World Cup qualification in Group A. Team...
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Persepolis advance to Hazfi Cup quarters [VIDEO]

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Persepolis football team defeated Baadraan Tehran 2-1 to qualify for Iran’s Hazfi Cup quarter-final on Friday. Godwin Mensha found the back of the net from the penalty spot in the 36th minute. Mehrdad Rezaei equalized the match with a header four minutes later. Persepolis dominated the...
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FIFA Women’s World Ranking: Iran drops two places

Tasnim – KUALA LUMPUR, Iran moved down two places at the latest FIFA Women’s World Ranking released on Friday. Iran has dropped to 56th place with 1411 points. Australia has leapfrogged Japan at the top of the rankings and North Korea sits third in the rankings. Iran is 12th among...
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Iran, Qatar Football Federations ink MoU [VIDEO]

Tasnim – DOHA, The Football Federation of The Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Qatar Football Association (QFA) on Thursday. In the meeting, which took place at the Al Bidda Tower in Doha, two federations signed the MoU to strengthen the mutual relationship and...
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Brazilian Goalkeeper Jordi Almeida to join Tractor Sazi

Tasnim – TABRIZ, Brazilian goalkeeper Jordi Martins Almeida, simply known as Jordi, has reached an agreement with Iranian top-flight team Tractor Sazi. The 24-year-old goalie will join Tractor Sazi football team from Vasco da Gama on loan. Tractor Sazi is going to strengthen itself for the 2018 AFC Champions League....
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Iranian football stars raise money for Kermanshah quake victims

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Ex-Iranian football stars played a charity match on Thursday in Sarpol-e Zahab in Iran’s western Kermanshah province, to raise money for victims of the last month’s earthquake. The 7.3-magnitude earthquake killed about 600 people and injured another 7,460. A further 70,000 are reported to be homeless....
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Masoud Shojaei trains with Las Palmas

Tasnim – GRAN CANARIA, Iranian international midfielder Masoud Shojaei is training with Spanish side UD Las Palmas. Shojaei has recently parted the ways with Panionios of Greece. The Iranian midfielder has always had a good relationship with Las Palmas President Miguel Ángel Ramírez and now trains with La Liga team...
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UEFA Europa League: Saman Ghoddos a threat for Arsenal

Tehran Times – OSTERSUND, Iranian international striker Saman Ghoddos is a threat for Arsenal when Ostersunds of Sweden meet the English giants at the UEFA Europa League Round of 32, express.co.uk reported. Arsenal drew Ostersunds in the Europa League draw and play the team on Feb. 15 and 22. Which...
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