Iran Names Football Squad for New Zealand Match

Mehr News Agency- Iran's Croat manager Branco Ivankovic Tuesday named 22 players for the Asia-Pacific match against New Zealand.

Mazloumi steers youth soccer squad

IRIB - Iran's Football Federation (IFF) Monday announced that Gholam-Hossein Mazloumi was installed as the technical manager of the country's youth squad.

Hamburg's injury woes

SBS - Just as Hamburg's season appeared to have finally picked up, the club have been dealt a double blow with injuries to Naohiro Takahara and Mehdi Mahdavikia.

IFF's Ethics Committee makes its decision on Nikbakht: "One game suspension and 5 Million Rial fine!"

PLDC - According to IFF Ethics Committee's verdict, Nikhbakht Vahedi will be: suspended for one game and fine 5 Million Rial.

Referees of IPL sixth-week matches

IRNA - Referees of the sixth-week matches of the third Iran Pro League for October 6-7:

Minavand will play in the game against Esteglal Ahvaz on Monday. Ansarian in Armenia.

PLDC - Akbar Ghamkhar, Perspolis club's Managing Director talked about the high possibility of Minavand playing against the Blues of Ahvaz.

Dr. Noruzi: "Ali Daei's injury is not as bad as originally predicted"

PLDC - Perspolis team doctor said earlier today that Ali Daei's broken rib is healing fast and after a few days of rest he will be fit to play.

Killen out of All Whites squad -Striker Chris Killen has pulled out of the New Zealand soccer squad named to play Iran.

Ivankovic back as Iran coach

AFC - BRANCO Ivankovic has been reappointed as the Iran national team coach.

Majidi looks for repeat performance

AFC - United Arab EmiratesAL Ain striker Farhad Majidi, whose scored a sensational goal on his debut in the second leg of the AFC Champions League semi-final, will undergo a late fitness test before tonight's final against BEC Tero Sasana after the Iran international pulled a groin muscle in training.

Majidi The Ace In Al Ain's Title Quest

AFC - Iranian international Farhad Majidi could be the key to Al Ain’s title hopes when they face Thailand’s BEC Tero Sasana over two legs in this month’s inaugural AFC Champions League Finals.

Akbarpour to tryout with Qatari club

PLDC - Siyavash Akbarpour, national team player of FajrSepasi will possibly sign a contract with Al-Qatar club.

Iran Re-Signs Croat Coach – at Last

Mehr News Agency – Iran’s Football Federation (IFF) at last re-signed the Croat Coach Branco Ivankovic here Wednesday. The IFF’s quest for a foreign manager to steer the seniors’ side came to an end as the Croat retook the job for a year.