Iran’s Biggest Worry About The FIFA U-17 WC Is Dodging India’s Traffic

TNN - As news broke that Iran have been drawn in Group C of the Fifa U-17 World Cup and will play all their group matches in Goa, head coach Abbas Chamanian couldn't help smiling.

Iran Moves One Place Down at FIFA Ranking

Tasnim - Iran has dropped one place in the latest FIFA world rankings released on Thursday.

CFA International Women’s Youth Football: Iran beaten by the U.S.

Tehran Times - Iran U-19 team suffered their third consecutive loss at the 2017 CFA International Women’s Youth Football Tournament.

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Iran's quest to outdo their past record to face a stern test in group stage

TFG - THINGS ARE LOOKING UP for the Iranian U-17 team after a few rough years.

Iranian referee, lineswoman to officiate at 2017 AFC U-16 Women's Championship

PTV - Iranian referee Mahsa Ghorbani and lineswoman Samaneh Mohseni will officiate at the 2017 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) U-16 Women's Championship, which is currently underway in Thailand.

It Was A Dramatic Win for Persepolis: Branko Ivankovic

Tasnim - Iran's Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says that his team has earned a dramatic win over Saudi Arabia’s Al Ahli.

Persepolis’ Rabiekhah Named Man of the Match

Tasnim - Persepolis defensive midfielder Mohsen Rabiekhah was named Man of the Match after produced a fine display in the match against Al Ahli of Saudi Arabia.


AFC - Islamic Republic of Iran’s Persepolis will face Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal in the 2017 AFC Champions League semi-finals after beating Al Ahli 3-1 (5-3 on aggregate) at Mohamed bin Zayed Stadium in the quarter-final second leg on Tuesday.

Iran must invest to avoid 2018 FIFA World Cup disappointment, says coach Carlos Queiroz

Reuters - Iran coach Carlos Queiroz has urged the country’s authorities to commit more funding to the preparations for next year’s World Cup finals or risk elimination in the group stages yet again.


AFC - Al Ahli and Persepolis go into the second leg of their AFC Champions League quarter-final at Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium on Tuesday with the tie tantalisingly poised after the sides played out an entertaining 2-2 draw in last month’s first leg.

Flowers are part of Iranians’ daily life: Carlos Queiroz

Tehran Times - Iran national football team head coach Carlos Queiroz says that flowers are an integrated part of Persians’ daily life.

Protesters hacked Azadi Stadium’s website

NCR - A number of protesters hacked the Azadi Stadium’s website on September 6, 2017, after Iranian women were not allowed to enter the stadium to watch the football match between the national teams of Iran and Syria the day before. This is while Syrian women had entered the stadium to watch the game.

Russia vs. Iran to Be Played at Kazan Arena

Tasnim - The Russian national football team will host Iran at Kazan Arena in a friendly match in October.