Gucci likens A-League to English Championship

Tasnim – SYDNEY, Sydney FC forward Reza Ghoochannejhad has likened A-League to the English Championship. Reza Ghoochannejhad has had a stellar football career, having played nationally for the Netherlands underage sides as well as scoring goals for Iran. With stints in the Belgium Pro League, Eredivisie in the Netherlands, and...
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Branko Ivankovic reaches agreement with Egypt’s Al-Ahli [Report]

Tasnim – CAIRO, Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic has reportedly reached an initial agreement with Egyptian giant Al-Ahli. The Croatian coach will replace Uruguayan coach Martin Lasarte in Al-Ahli, a source close to the club told “Erem News”. Ivankovic helped Iranian popular football team Persepolis wins three successive Iran Professional League...
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Javad Nekounam in the frame for Tractor Sazi job [Report]

Tehran Times – TABRIZ, Former Iran national football team captain Javad Nekounam is reportedly in the frame to be Tractor Sazi coach. Nekounam most recently was coach of Iranian top-flight football team Nassaji. Belgian coach Georges Leekens is no longer Tractor Sazi coach and Tabriz based football club are going...
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Yahya Golmohammadi named Iran U23 football coach [Official]

Tehran Times – TEHRAN, Yahya Golmohammadi has been named as Iran U-23 football team head coach, Mehdi Taj, the president of the Football Federation of Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI), announced that. Golmohammadi made history this season, sending Padideh to the 2020 AFC Champions League for the first time. Now,...
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Mame Baba Thiam linked with Esteghlal return

Tasnim – TEHRAN, Iranian football club Esteghlal has set its sight on signing Senegalese forward Mame Baba Thiam. The 26-year-old striker joined Ajman in August 2018 after leaving Esteghlal but he is reportedly not satisfied with his condition in the Emirati football team. Now, Esteghlal, who finished third in Iran...
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Tractor Sazi parts company with Georges Leekens [Report]

Tehran Times – TABRIZ, Iranian football club Tractor Sazi have reportedly parted company with Belgian coach Georges Leekens. The 70-year-old coach replaced Welshman John Toshack in the Tabriz based football team in January but failed to meet expectations in the Iranian top-flight football team. Tractor Sazi were a favorite to...
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