Bijan Taheri named Esteghlal assistant coach

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Bijan Taheri has been appointed as assistant of Esteghlal German coach Winfried Schafer. The 56-year-old coach started his coaching career at Paykan and has worked at Mes Kerman, Saba Battery, Sepahan, Saipa and most recently Gostaresh Foolad as assistant coach. During a technical commission session on...
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Persepolis midfielder Ahmadzadeh sidelined for one Month

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Farshad Ahmadzadeh has been sidelined for approximately one month after undergoing surgery on a sports hernia on Sunday. The Persepolis midfielder has missed his team’s crucial match against Al Hilal of Saudi Arabia in the second leg of the AFC Champions League semi-final in Muscat, Oman on...
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Alireza Marzban appointed Siahjamegan Coach

Tasnim – MASHHAD, Alireza Marzban has been named as new head coach of Siahjamegan football team on Sunday. The 59-year-old coach replaced Akbar Misaghian in Mashhad-based football team. Under the tutelage of Misaghian, Siahjamegan has won one match, suffered four defeats and drew four matches. Misaghian will continue his job...
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Masoud Shojaei linked with a move to AEK Athens

Tehran Times – ATHENS, Iranian international midfielder Masoud Shojaei has been linked with a move to Greek side AEK, according to the Greek media reports. The 33-year-old midfielder joined Panionios in July 2016 and scored four goals in his first season in the team. Now, AEK Athens are interested in...
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Ivankovic: Persepolis will fight until the last second

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says that they will fight until the last second against Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal in the second leg of the AFC Champions League semi-final. The Iranian giant suffered a disappointing 4-0 defeat against Al Hilal last month and now face an uphill...
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