Iran, Hungry friendly not possible

Iran Hungry

PLDC - There had been rumors about a friendly match between national men’s teams of Iran and Hungry before the 2022 Qatar World Cup but a spokesman with the Iranian Football Federation says the fixture cannot be staged.

Ricardo Sa Pinto takes charge of Esteghlal

Ricardo Sa Pinto

Tehran Times - Portuguese football coach Ricardo Sa Pinto was appointed as new head coach of Iranian football club Esteghlal on Tuesday.

Hamid Motahari named Nassaji head coach

Hamid Motahari

Tehran Times - Hamid Motahari was appointed as new head coach of Nassaji football club Monday night.

Mohun Bagan Eyes Iranian Duo: Report

Karim Ansarifard and Ashkan Dejagah

Tasnim – Indian side Mohun Bagan has reportedly contacted Iranian duo Karim Ansarifard and Ashkan Dejagah.

Maryam Azmoun named Iran’s women’s football coach

Maryam Azmoun

Tehran Times - Maryam Azmoun was named as new head coach of Iran’s women’s football team.

Sa Pinto Nominated to Take Charge of Esteghlal: Report

Sa Pinto Esteghlal

Tasnim – Portuguese football coach Ricardo Sa Pinto is reportedly a candidate to take charge of Iranian football club Esteghlal.

Berdyev named new Tractor manager

Sardar Berdyev

Tehran Times - Tractor have appointed former Rubin Kazan coach Kurban Bekiyevich Berdyev as their new manager to take over from Ertugrul Saglam, the Iranian football club said on Sunday.

Lech Poznan Eyes Iran’s Gholizadeh: Report

Gholizadeh Lech Poznan

Tasnim – Polish football club Lech Poznan has reportedly shown an interest in signing Iranian international winger Ali Gholizadeh.

Giorgi Gvelesiani Joins Persepolis

Giorgi Gvelesiani

Tasnim – Georgian defender Giorgi Gvelesiani joined Iran’s Persepolis football team on Saturday.

Persepolis Hires Spanish Fitness Coach Losada

Jose Augusto Losada

Tasnim – Iran’s Persepolis football club completed the signing of Spanish fitness coach Jose Augusto Losada, known as “Pepe”.

Jalal Hosseini likely to join Persepolis technical staff

Jalal Hosseini

PLDC - According to Persepolis general manager Reza Darvish, Jalal Hosseini will likely join the team’s technical staff for the next season.

Hungary Eager to Play Iran in Friendly, Official Says

Hungary Iran Soccer

Tasnim - President of Iran’s National Olympic Committee Reza Salehi Amiri says that the Hungarian sports officials have shown their interest to play a friendly match with Iran national football team.

Iran to take Canada soccer's case to CAS

Iran Canada soccer

PressTV - Scads of emails to FIFA and no answers yet; following the Canadian national soccer team's pullout from a planned match with Iran, pressures have been heaping on Canada's footballing body, Canada Soccer, for what Iranian sports authorities regard as unsportsmanlike and illegal.