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Iran’s Zobahan beats Al-Gharafa in 2019 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs 20 Feb 2019

Iran’s Zobahan beats Al-Gharafa in 2019 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs

 Iran’s Zobahan football club gained a 3-2 victory against Qatari Al-Gharafa Sports Club at 2019 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs on Tuesday to advance to the group stage of the competitions. The 2019 AFC Champions League qualifying play-offs were played from 5 to 19 February 2019. A total of 27 teams competed in the qualifying […]

Iran’s Dashti, Mazaheri among Ones to Watch at ACL West Asia Play-Offs 14 Feb 2019

Iran’s Dashti, Mazaheri among Ones to Watch at ACL West Asia Play-Offs

Saipa midfielder Ali Dashti and Zob Ahan goalkeeper Rashid Mazaheri are among the eight players to watch at the 2019 AFC Champions League West Asia play-offs. Iran’s Saipa returns to the AFC Champions League 12 years since its historic debut campaign that saw the team reach the quarter-finals under the management of Iran legend Ali […]

Australian referee to officiate Iran vs. Japan in AFC semi-final 27 Jan 2019

Australian referee to officiate Iran vs. Japan in AFC semi-final

Australian referee Christopher James Beath has been chosen to officiate Iran’s AFC Asian Cup semi-final match against Japan on Monday. Beath was added to the FIFA International Referees List in 2011, serving as a referee for matches including the Kirin Challenge Cup contest between Japan and Iceland. In 2017, Beath was appointed as one of […]

Iran’s Esteghlal in ‘Group of Death’ in 2019 ACL 24 Nov 2018

Iran’s Esteghlal in ‘Group of Death’ in 2019 ACL

Iran’s Esteghlal and Persepolis learned their fates at the new season of the 2019 AFC Champions League (IPL) on Thursday. The challenge for the group stage of the ACL was finalized following the competition’s official draw in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Esteghlal of Iran have been drawn with Saudi Arabia’s Al Hilal, the 2017 runners-up and […]

Perspolis falls short against Kashima Antlers at ACL final 1st leg 03 Nov 2018

Perspolis falls short against Kashima Antlers at ACL final 1st leg

 Iran’s Perspolis conceded a defeat to Japan’s Kashima Antlers in 1st leg of AFC Champions League final contest on Saturday. In a match held at Kashima Stadium, the Japanese team gained a 2-0 victory. Alipour had a great chance to find the net at the 4th minute of the game in the box but his […]

Persepolis set to make history against Kashima 02 Nov 2018

Persepolis set to make history against Kashima

TEHRAN – Persepolis are aiming to become the first Iranian football team to win the AFC Champions League but they will have two difficult matches ahead. Iranian teams Sepahan in 2007 and Zob Ahan in 2010 reached the final but both ended up losing to East Asian oppositions and now, well-prepared Persepolis, are going to […]

Saipa, Persepolis share the spoils in IPL 28 Oct 2018

Saipa, Persepolis share the spoils in IPL

AFC Champions League finalists Persepolis drew 1-1 with Saipa in Iran Professional League (IPL) here at the Takhti Stadium on Saturday. Kamal Kamyabinia made it 1-0 with a thumping long-range shot in the 15th minute. Persepolis, who will travel to Japan on Monday to play Kashima Antlers in the first leg of the AFC Champions […]

Persepolis advance to first ever AFC Champions League final 24 Oct 2018

Persepolis advance to first ever AFC Champions League final

 Iran popular football team Persepolis advanced to the AFC Champions League final for the first time ever with a 1-1 draw with Al Sadd of Qatar on Tuesday, winning 2-1 on aggregate. Persepolis had previously defeated Al Sadd twice and lost once to the Qataris in the current season. In the match held in Tehran’s […]

Reaching to AFC Champions League final is a dream for us: Jesualdo Ferreira 02 Oct 2018

Reaching to AFC Champions League final is a dream for us: Jesualdo Ferreira

 Al Sadd coach Jesualdo Ferreira says that to book a place in the final match of the 2018 AFC Champions League is like a dream for them. Al Sadd will host Persepolis in the first leg of the AFC Champions League semi-finals on Tuesday at the Jassim bin Hamad Stadium in Doha. “In the match […]

Persepolis, Esteghlal to Meet Qatari Rivals 16 Sep 2018

Persepolis, Esteghlal to Meet Qatari Rivals

the four semifinalists at the 2018 AFC Champions League will be confirmed in the coming days, with the second legs of the quarterfinals to take place between Monday and Wednesday. Qatar’s Al Sadd and Al Duhail as well as Kashima Antlers of Japan and Suwon Samsung Bluewings from South Korea are well placed ahead of […]