FIFA Demands Iran’s Explanation Over Banning Women From Stadium [PHOTO]

Banning Women From Stadium

Iranintl - FIFA has asked Iran to explain the incidents surrounding a match in March in the city of Mashhad where women who wanted to watch the game were pepper sprayed.

Russia to Play Iran in Friendly Match

Iran Russia Friendly

Tasnim – The Russian men’s national football team will play friendly matches against Kyrgyzstan and Iran.

Carlos Queiroz almost appointed Iran coach

Carlos Queiroz Taj

Tehran Times - With 75 days left of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, the Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) almost appointed Carlos Queiroz as head coach of the Iran national team.

Despite FIFA’s Pressure, Iran Not To Allow Women To Referee Men’s Matches

Gelareh Nazemi

Iranintl - An Iranian official has rejected reports that the international governing body of football, FIFA, is forcing Iran to let female referees officiate matches in the men's league.

Mehrdad Mohammadi Parts Ways with Al-Arabi

Mehrdad Mohammadi

Tasnim – Iranian international winger Mehrdad Mohammadi parted ways with Qatari side Al-Arabi.

Ex-Iran Coach Namazi Joins Hartford Athletic’s Technical Staff

Omid Namazi

Tasnim – Omid Namazi has joined Hartford Athletic’s technical staff as Assistant Coach and Director of Scouting under Head Coach Tab Ramos.

FFIRI to make decision on future of Skocic, Mahdavikia: report

Mahdavikia Skocic

Tehran Times - Board of directors of Football Federation of the Islamic Republic of Iran (FFIRI) will reportedly discuss about the senior and U23 football teams’ future on Tuesday.

Iran's hopes for World Cup surprise threatened by infighting


Reuters - Iran hopes history will repeat itself at this November's World Cup in Qatar, 24 years after overcoming a fractious build-up to score a memorable triumph over the United States - the country's decades-long geopolitical rival - in France.

Taremi Scores as Porto Beats Gil Vicente [VIDEO]

Taremi Gil Vicente

Tasnim - FC Porto got back to winning ways in Barcelos with a 2-0 victory against Gil Vicente.

Skocic or Queiroz, that is the question

Skocic and Queiroz

Tehran Times - With less than three months before the 2022 FIFA World Cup starts, there’s currently significant ambiguity over the future of Iran national football team.

Female Iranian football manager joins FIFA

Paria Shahriari

IRNA - Paria Shahriari, who headed the Beach Soccer Committee at the Iran Football Federation, officially joined the International Federation of Association Football, FIFA.

Chelsea ready to pay €25 for Taremi: Report

Taremi Chelsea

PLDC - FC Chelsea has reportedly made a €25 million bid to acquire Iranian striker of Porto Mehdi Taremi.

Cheick Diabate Reaches Agreement with Persepolis: Report

Cheick Diabate

Tasnim – Former Esteghlal forward Cheick Diabate has reportedly reached an agreement with Persepolis football team.