Bochum lets Oliseh go

Sports Network - Bundesliga outfit Bochum on Monday announced they had released Nigerian Sunday Oliseh following a run-in with Vahid Hashemian after Sunday's scoreless draw with Hansa Rostock.

Mazuki in doubt

Emedia - When you play a side regarded as one of the favourites to reach Athens 2004, you need all your best men at your disposal. Malaysian coach, Allan Harris, however, does not enjoy the luxury, two days ahead of the opening pre-Olympic tie against Iran.

Iran have Olympics on their mind

Emedia - IRAN coach Mohamed Mayelikohan is an advocate of attacking football and that, in a nutshell, spells trouble for Malaysia in their opening pre-Olympic Group A match against the Asian Games champions at the MPPJ Stadium tomorrow.

Sunday Oliseh suspended for hitting teammate

FoxSportsWorld - Bochum's key midfielder Sunday Oliseh has been suspended for breaking the nose of teammate Vahid Hashemian in a locker-room confrontation.

Mahdavikia stars in Hamburg win

AFC - AFC Player of the Year Mehdi Mahdavikia was in inspired form as he scored a goal in Hamburg's 3-1 win over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday, lifting his side to eighth in the Bundesliga and into position to challenge for a spot in the UEFA Cup.

Perspolis will file a complaint against Azizi

PLDC - It is reported that Perspolis club management will file a complaint against Khodadad Azizi. After the Perspolis-Pas match ended, apparently Azizi has been involved in an argument with Perspolis's Head Coach, Vingo Begovich.

Khormali released by Abo Moslem?

PFDC - MASHAD, Ahmad Khormali, the goalkeeper for IPL team Abo Moslem has been released by the club per Firooz Karimi's decision.

Impressive Majidi wins all-Iranian battle

MiddleeastFootbal - Iran international striker Farhad Majidi eclipsed his compatriot Ali Karimi in Friday night’s Dubai derby, as he steered Al-Wasl to a thoroughly-deserved 4-0 crashing win over Group 2 leaders Al-Ahly here in the United Arab Emirates.


Sportinglife - Borussia Dortmund defender Dede has revealed he has been approached by Qatar to help carry them to the 2006 World Cup.

Begovich: "Perspolis team played with enthusiasm and pride through out the entire game."

PLDC - "I, as a Head Coach do not and will not reply to comments made by players such as Khodadad Azizi", said Perspolis's coach.

Referees for IPL`s 21st week matches

IRNA - Referees for the 21st week games of the third Iran Pro League on Feb 26-27:

Mallahi: "We have not received an offer from Turkmenistan regarding Firooz Karimi. Mr. Karimi will stay with us 'till the end of the season."

PLDC - We have not received any official offer from Turkmenistan regarding Firooz Karimi, said Abumoslem's Managing Director.

Insipid Zob-Al Riffa Game Ends in Goalless Draw

Mehr News – Zob Ahan of Iran and Bahrain’s Al Riffa fought to a vapid nil-nil tie in an AFC Champions League match in Manama Wednesday night.