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Latest news from Persianfootball.com - Soccer feed

  1. Impressive Touhid Lotfi named ‘Most Valuable Player’

    05.27 / 00:04 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    AFC – BANGKOK, Islamic Republic of Iran’s Touhid Lotfi has been named the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship’s Most Valuable Player after guiding his side to the title on Friday. Iran’s talismanic captain rounded off a superb individual campaign with another highly creditable display as Iran beat Iraq 2-0 to secure the inaugural tournament’s crown. The Continue Reading…
  2. Iran seal AFC U-20 Futsal Championship title [VIDEO]

    05.26 / 23:11 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    AFC – BANGKOK, An ecstatic Islamic Republic of Iran claimed the inaugural AFC U-20 Futsal Championship title on Friday thanks to a narrow 2-0 win over Iraq at the Bangkok Arena. The victory was Iran’s seventh straight success at the tournament, an imperious run of form that leaves the country proud owners of both the Continue R…
  3. FIFA: The Peiravani football fraternity

    05.26 / 22:56 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    FIFA – JEJU,For some families, sport is clearly in the blood. When it comes to the Peiravanis, you will be hard-pressed to find many better examples. Amirhossein Peiravani is currently at the helm of an Iran side on the brink of their best-ever FIFA U-20 World Cup, but he arrives from quite the sporting stock. Continue…
  4. Analysis: Persepolis struggle against Lekhwiya

    05.26 / 22:42 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    AFC – TEHRAN, Persepolis from the Islamic Republic of Iran were held to a 0-0 draw by Qatari side Lekhwiya on Tuesday, missing a penalty en-route to the shutout ahead of next week’s second leg. However, while the missed penalty will claim headlines, it was a display of overall wastefulness in the final third which Continue R…
  5. Pourmousavi named Foolad Khuzestan coach

    05.26 / 22:42 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    Tasnim – AHVAZ, Sirous Pourmousavi was appointed as new head coach of Iranian Foolad Khuzestan football team on Friday. Current Esteghlal Khuzestan coach will replace Naeim Sadavi in the Ahvaz based team. The 46-year-old coach has reached a one-year contract with Foolad for an undisclosed fee. Pourmousavi has already worked at Foolad Khuzestan club as Continue…
  6. AFC U-20 Futsal Championship Final – Iran vs. Iraq [PREVIEW]

    05.26 / 06:01 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    AFC – BANGKOK, The Islamic Republic of Iran will face Iraq in the final of the AFC U-20 Futsal Championship final on Friday. With their qualification to the 2018 Summer Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires secured, it will be the battle for top prize and to achieve a perfect unbeaten record in the tournament. Group Continue…
  7. Analysis: Esteghlal patience helps earn late breakthrough

    05.26 / 05:18 persianfootball.com Persianfootball.com - Soccer
    AFC – TEHRAN, Islamic Republic of Iran’s Esteghlal claimed a late 1-0 victory over 2016 AFC Champions League finalist’s Al Ain of the UAE on Monday in a display marked by defensive resilience and determination. In the face of high Al Ain levels of possession, Esteghlal’s compact defensive structure greatly limited their opponents’ attacking opportunities Continue Reading…