Behnam Seraj appointed Sanat Naft coach

Tehran Times – ABADAN, Ex-Persepolis forward Behnam Seraj has ben appointed as new head coach of Iranian top-flight football club Sanat Naft on Sunday. He took charge of the Abadan-based football club until the end of the season. Seraj replaced Dragan Skocic who left Sanat Naft in early February to...
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Ayanda Patosi talks about decision to join Foolad

Tehran Times – AHWAZ, Foolad Khuzestan midfielder Ayanda Patosi has talked about his transfer to the Ahwaz-based club and the reason that he didn’t return to his former club Esteghlal. The South African winger ended his successful six-month on loan stay at Esteghlal in the summer 2019 and signed for...
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Team Melli need to feel positive energy: Dragan Skocic

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Newly-appointed coach Dragan Skocic says that Iran national football team need to feel energy in a positive way to book a place at the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification third round. The 51-year-old Croat was appointed as Team Melli coach last week as a replacement for...
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ACL 2020: Sepahan of Iran down UAE’s AL Ain

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Sepahan of Iran began their 2020 AFC Champions League campaign in style after defeating UAE’s AL Ain 4-0 in Group D at the Hazza Bin Zayed Stadium on Tuesday. Sepahan took a half-time lead courtesy of Mohammad Mohebbi’s header in the 38th minute when he rose...
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Dragan Skocic officially pens Iran contract

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Dragan Skocic has officially penned his contract with the Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) on Monday. Skocic, 51, has replaced Marc Wilmots who left Team Melli in early December. Skocic’s first task is to book a place at the 2022 FIFA World Cup qualification...
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ACL 2020: Al Hilal beat Iran’s Shahr Khodro

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia defeated Iranian football club Shahr Khodro 2-0 in Group B of the 2020 AFC Champions League on Monday. In the match held at the Al Wasl Stadium, Andre Carrillo found the back of the net before the interval. The Peruvian controlled...
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