Persepolis to play Werder Bremen in Tehran

Tehran Times - Iranian giant football team will reportedly host Bundesliga top flight Werder Bremen in September.

Uzbekistan’s Masharipov Linked with Esteghlal

Tasnim - Jaloliddin Masharipov has been linked with a move to Iran’s Esteghlal football team.

Iranians dance in streets as soccer team qualifies for 2018 World Cup [PHOTO]

Reuters - Tehran’s streets were filled with thousands of Iranians celebrating their men’s national football team’s qualification for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, defying threats by Daesh to launch more extremist attacks in the country.

IRAN QUALIFY FOR THE 2018 FIFA WORLD CUP [VIDEO]

AFC - Goals from Sardar Azmoun and Mehdi Taremi earned Islamic Republic of Iran their place at the finals of the FIFA World Cup in Russia next year as Carlos Queiroz’s team downed Uzbekistan 2-0 at the Azadi Stadium on Monday.

IRAN LEGEND ALI DAEI HAILS QUEIROZ IMPACT

AFC - Ali Daei was full of praise for coach Carlos Queiroz ahead of the Islamic Republic of Iran’s FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier with Uzbekistan on Monday in a game that will see Team Melli qualify for the tournament should they secure all three points.

Amirhossein Peyrovani appointed as Iran U-23 coach

Tehran Times - Amirhossein Peyrovani has been named as new head coach of Iran’s U-23 football team.

Hassan Beyt Saeid Joins Esteghlal

Tasnim - Esteghlal Khuzestan striker Hassan Beyt Saeid has joined Esteghlal in the summer transfer on Sunday.

Minute's silence to be held before Iran World Cup qualifier

Tehran Times - A minute’s silence is set to be observed ahead of Monday’s World Cup qualifier between Iran and Uzbekistan as a mark of respect to those who lost their lives in terror attacks in Tehran.

Fans are our 12th man against Uzbekistan: Carlos Queiroz

Tehran Times - Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz calls for fans to pack out Azadi Stadium for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Uzbekistan.

Werder Bremen Alexander Nouri comes to Tehran

Tehran Times - Werder Bremen Alexander Nouri has traveled to Tehran, capital of Iran on Sunday.

Iran seek qualification as Japan aim to move clear

FIFA - Asia's qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is approaching its first watershed moment with Iran in sight of reaching the global finals.

MONTAZERI BELIEVES IRANIAN SUCCESS DUE TO YEARS OF HARD WORK [VIDEO]

AFC - Pejman Montazeri believes the Islamic Republic of Iran’s dominant form in Group A of the FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifiers is down to years of hard work as Team Melli stand on the brink of advancing to the global showpiece.

Omani Abu Bakar chosen to officiate Iran v Uzbekistan match

Tehran Times - Ahmed Abu Bakar Said Al-Kaf has been chosen to officiate Iran and Uzbekistan match in the 2018 World Cup qualifier.

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