Major Blow for Esteghlal as Mame Thiam Is Sidelined for Weeks


Tasnim - Esteghlal of Tehran football club's striker Mame Baba Thiam has reportedly been sidelined for at least four weeks.

Queiroz offered Iran contract extension, says source

Reuters - Carlos Queiroz has been offered a contract extension to remain as head coach of Iran beyond the World Cup finals in Russia, a source close to the Portuguese coach has told to Reuters.

Shahrdari Bam win Iran women’s football league

Tehran Times - Shahrdari Bam football team claimed the title of the Iran women’s league.

AFC Champions League: Al Wasl 0-1 Persepolis [VIDEO]

AFC - Persepolis earned an important 1-0 away victory thanks to a goal from Kamal Kamyabinia that officially eliminated Al Wasl from the competition on Matchday Four of the 2018 AFC Champions League Group C on Tuesday. 

Carlos Queiroz Names Iran Squad for Sierra Leone Friendly


Tasnim - Carlos Queiroz has named his 22-man Iran squad for a friendly match against Sierra Leone.

Iran Youth Football Team to Face Russia in Kuban Spring Opener


Tasnim - the Iranian women’s youth football team will open the "Kuban Spring-2018" with a match against host Russia.

Zlatko Kranjcar Nominee for Iran U-23 Football Team Seat


Tasnim - Former Persepolis and Sepahan coach Zlatko Kranjcar is a candidate to take charge of Iran U-23 football team.

AFC Champions League: Tractorsazi Tabriz 1-1 Al Jazira [VIDEO]


AFC - Islamic Republic of Iran's Tractorsazi Tabriz continued their winless run after drawing 1-1 at home with Al Jazira of the UAE in their 2018 AFC Champions League Group A fixture on Tuesday.

AFC Champions League: Esteghlal 1-1 Al Ain [VIDEO]

AFC - Tsukasa Shiotani's late goal earned Al Ain a 1-1 away draw against Group D rivals Esteghlal in Matchday Four of the AFC Champions League on Monday.

AFC Champions League: Al Wahda 3-0 Zobahan [VIDEO]


AFC - Mourad Batna bagged a goal and an assist as UAE's Al Wahda defeated Islamic Republic of Iran's Zobahan 3-0 on Matchday Four of the AFC Champions League Group B on Monday.

Team Melli coaches plant trees

Tehran Times - On the occasion of the Week of Natural Resources, March 6-13, the head coaches of Iran national volleyball and football teams expressed their appreciation for nature by planting trees in Tehran.

Iran, Sierra Leone World Cup warm-up game set for March 17

PTV - The Iran men’s national football team, domestically known as Team Melli, is going to host the Sierra Leone national football team in a 2018 Fédération Internationale de Football Association

(FIFA) World Cup warm-up friendly later this week.

Crystal Palace eye Saman Ghoddos transfer but face competition from West Ham, Southampton, West Brom and Brighton for Ostersund striker - The Swedish-born Iranian striker, 24, impressed in his side's Europa League last-32 tie against Arsenal.