Esteqlal of Rasht crushed Paykan scoring 1-0

Tehran - Esteghlal wins 1-0 over Bargh Shiraz. Bargh received 2 red cards in this game, including one which was given to the goalie.

Santos beats Esteqlal on penalties

IRNA -Santos of Brazil defeated the youth team of Tehran's Esteqlal on penalties Tuesday in the semifinal of an international soccer tournament in the United Arab Emirates, "Al Ahly Cup".

Iranian fans hold vigil for stricken World Cup hero

TEHERAN, March 4 (AFP) Hundreds of Iranian football fans held a vigil here Monday at the hospital where coma-stricken former international captain Ahmadreza Abedzadeh is battling to recover from a brain haemorrhage.

Esteqlal youth side rolls into UAE semis

Dubai - The youth soccer squad of Tehran's Esteqlal cruised into the semifinals of the United Arab Emirates' "Al Ahly" international cup.

Sudden change: Blazevic takes over Osijek

OSIJEK, Croatia - New sensation has come from Croatian first division side Osijek. Club official Antun Novalic has Sunday afternoon confirmed that former Croatian and Iranian national team coach Miroslav Blazevic will take over Osijek's team.

Abedzadeh survives surgical operation

IRNA -Iran's veteran goalkeeper Ahmad-Reza Abedzadeh on Sunday evening survived a surgical operation on his brain, that had suffered a hemorrhage late Saturday night.

Iran wins LG Cup withouth shining

Iran wins in a scoreless draw that led to extra overtime and then penalty kicks. The final score on penalty kicks was 9-8.

Perugia 2-0 Torino

Yet Again Rahman Rezaei played the full 90 minutes for Perugia team which also fatured Ali Samaereh coming on as a late sub. Perugia won 2-0 with debutant O'Niell scoring the opening goal.(Video)

Abedzadeh able to talk, says surgeon

Former national goalkeeper and skipper of Iran, Ahmadreza Abedzadeh, who underwent a brain surgery after a cerebral hemorrhage at 03:00 a.m. on March 3 started to talk Monday, said a surgeon with the Kasra Hospital

Iranian Striker Fatemi Named AFC Player of the Month

Nasaf won the Coca-Cola AFC Team of the Month award for February after their impressive performances in the Asian Club Championship Quarter-finals West in the UAE saw them become only the second Uzbek side to reach the semi-finals after Neftchi in 1994.

History of football in Algeria

Currently ranked 75th by the Coca Cola World Ranking, Algeria is one of the better teams of Africa

Iran wins against Venezuela in Morocco

Iran won its first match of the four-sided LG cup held at Casablanca, Morocco, and is guaranteed to get at least 24 million tomans as a second place team.

Is it gone be a easy game?

Iran will have its first match of the four sided today by going against a weak Venezuelean team. Although Venezuela is considered one of the weaker teams of the world they have been surprising at times.