Iran U23 game against Pakistan canceled

PLDC - It was reported by the IFF yesterday that the friendly match between Iran's Olympic team against the Pakistani U-23 that was scheduled to take place on February 22nd was canceled.

Incorrigible Troussier on his guns

MiddleeastFootball - Only few days after creating havoc here in Qatar following claims that the local FA is contemplating naturalizing foreign players, French manager Philippe Troussier has a different version backing his position.

Troussier counts on empty terraces against Iran tomorrow

MEF - Qatar manager Philippe Troussier believes playing behind closed doors against Iran on Wednesday will have a negative impact on the hoe side, as Qatar take on the Gulf giants in World Cup Asian zone Group A qualifiers.

Troussie: "I will bring French players to Qatar's national team.", Iranian, Iraqi and African players in Qatar's team!

PLDC - According to SKY news, Philip Trossie, the current coach of the Qatari national team has announced that he will bring French players to Qatar.

Keeper Fanaei rejoins reds

IRNA - Former Persepolis keeper Davoud Fanaei reunited with the reds Sunday.

Ali Reza Akbarpour: "Akbarpour not happy with Esteghlal management"

PLDC - Ali Reza Akbarpour who is recovering of injury and is trying his best to get back to his ideal shape, currently deals with a lot of problems which Esteghlal management is unaware of.

Persepolis signs national futsal keeper

IRNA - Iran`s national futsal keeper Reza Nasseri moved to Persepolis Saturday.

10-man Al Wasl sees off Esteqlal

IRNA - Visitor Esteqlal of Tehran lost a football friendly against the 10-man Al Wasl of the United Arab Emirates Friday night. Al Wasl netted in the 32nd and 39th minutes to win the first half 2-0.

Iran-Argentina friendly doubtful

PLDC - IFF spokesperson claimed no knowledge of a meeting between Parvin and Dadkan but said that IFF has plans to use Parvin in the future.

ZobAhan's Nigerian striker: "I am very glad that I was able to make the ZobAhan fans happy."

PLDC - "I am very happy that with my goal ZobAhan was able to win this important match and get the 3 points", said ZobAhan's goal scorer.

Abomoslem loses its first game

PLDC - Abomoslem football team that has participated in the Turkmenistan's president's cup lost its first match against VersKala of Ukraine.

Iran to play Qatar behind closed doors

Reuters - Iran will play the opening match of their 2006 World Cup qualifying campaign behind closed doors, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Tuesday.

Karimi brace sets Sepahan on right track

AFC - Sepahan opened their AFC Champions League account with a resounding 4-0 victory over their Uzbekistan opponents on Tuesday night.