Ryan Tafazolli a doubt for Peterborough's clash with Charlton

Clubcall - Ryan Tafazolli is a doubt when Peterborough host Charlton in League One on Saturday.

Esteghlal Khuzestan, Zob Ahan Share Spoils in IPL [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Title-holder Esteghlal Khuzestan football team was held to a 1-1 draw by Zob Ahan in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Friday.

Iran discover rivals at AFC Futsal U-20 Championship

Tehran Times - Twenty-one AFC Futsal U-20 Championship Thailand 2017 hopefuls learned their opponents on Thursday when the official draw for the inaugural competition took place in the capital of Thailand.

Chinese player's wife gives him the red card after Iran gaffe

AFP - The wife of Jiang Zhipeng claimed that spending too much time with his mistress led to his embarrassing howler in a crucial World Cup qualifier.

Esteghlal fined over laser beams

AFP - Iran's Esteghlal FC have been fined $51,000 after fans flashed laser beams at opposing players and referees during AFC Champions League games, Asia's football body said on Wednesday.

Moghavemate Golsapoosh Wins Eurasia Cup

Tasnim - Moghavemate Golsapoosh beach soccer team from Iran defeated Russian Lokomotiv to win the Eurasia Cup.


AFC - Islamic Republic of Iran took another step towards confirming their participation in the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia 2018 with a 1-0 win over China PR at the Azadi Stadium on Tuesday.

Lippi and China face toughest test yet in Iran

AP - If Marcello Lippi and China are to have any chance of going to the 2018 World Cup then they are going to have to pass what is currently the toughest test in Asian soccer — a game against Iran in front of 100,000 fans in Tehran.

Iran look to edge closer, duo aim to bounce back

FIFA - Tuesday's matchday 7 in Asia could see Carlos Queiroz's take another major step towards Russia 2018 by strengthening their position at the Group A summit.

Iran fans get free entry for World Cup qualifier against China

Albawaba - Iran's football federation FFI has made Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against China free for spectators, ISNA news agency reported in Tehran on Saturday.

EurAsia Beach Soccer Cup to Be Held in Iran

Tasnim - After the success of the Persian Beach Soccer Cup in the southern Iranian port city of Bushehr, the EurAsia Beach Soccer Cup is also planned to be held in Iran.

Iran Loses to Russia in Women’s U-19 Football Tournament

Tasnim - Iran lost to Russia in the women’s U-19 football tournament “Kuban Spring” on Friday.

I am very sad, says Fossati, after Qatar lose to Iran in Doha

GulfTimes - Qatar’s 1-0 home defeat against Iran yesterday has left the hugely ambitious country’s 2018 World Cup dreams in tatters.