Iran’s women football team climb at FIFA ranking

Iran’s women football

Tehran Times - Iran’s women’s football team moved up two places to 68th in the FIFA ranking released on Friday.

Former Red Devils defender seeking to bring Taremi to Manchester: Report

Taremi England

PLDC - Former Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand is reportedly making attempts for Mehdi Taremi’s transfer to the Premier League giant.

Former Iranian striker Karim Bavi passes away

Karim Bavi

PLDC - Karim Bavi, who was famous for his jumping and heading abilities in Iranian football, passed away on December 7, 2022.

Carlos Queiroz likely to remain Iran coach

Carlos Queiroz

Tehran Times - Carlos Queiroz has left Tehran but there is possibility that he returns to Iran to pen a new deal with the country’s football federation.

Spanish coach Jemez reaches agreement with Tractor

Paco Jemez

Tehran Times - Francisco "Paco" Jemez Martin will take charge of Iranian football club Tractor.

Iran Defender Khalilzadeh Denies Retirement Rumors


Tasnim – Iran national football team defender Shojae Khalilzadeh denied rumors that he is going to retire from the National Team.

Edson Tavares takes charge of Sanat Naft: IPL

Edson Tavares

Tehran Times - Veteran Brazilian coach Edson Tavares was named as new head coach of Sanat Naft football club.

Tehran derby to be held behind closed doors

Tehran derby

Tehran Times - Tehran derby between Esteghlal and Persepolis football teams will be held behind closed doors.

The Iranian Government’s Pick for Head of the Football Federation

Iranwire - Mehdi Taj has been president of the Iranian Football Federation since August 30, 2022. The hacktivist group Black Reward recently obtained access to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) affiliated Fars news agency files which show Taj was the IRGC’s definitive choice for the presidency.

Carlos Queiroz Leaves Iran

Carlos Queiroz

Tasnim – Carlos Queiroz and his assistants left Tehran for Lisbon on Sunday.

Future of Iran football up in the air

Carlos Queiroz USA

Tehran Times - Carlos Queiroz has returned to Iran along with Team Melli delegation and it’s while his contract with the football federation has come to an end.

Power Ranking: Iran Moves Down Four Places

Team Melli Rankings

Tasnim – Iran has moved down four places in the World Cup 2022 Power Rankings.

Uruguay Coach Alonso Hits Out at Faghani after World Cup Exit

Diego Alonso Faghani

Tasnim – After being eliminated from the World Cup despite a 2-0 win against Ghana on Friday, Uruguay coach Diego Alonso blamed his country's failure to get out of the group stage on an officiating error in the team's previous game against Portugal.