Cristiano Ronaldo scores as Portugal breeze past Israel... 10/06/2021 Sports
Cristiano Ronaldo was on the score-sheet as European champions Portugal beat Israel 4-0 on Wednesday in their final warm up for the defence of their t...View Details»

Iran blocks TV broadcast of German top flight football match at the la... 20/02/2019 Sports
By George Martin For Mailonline Iran blocked a German football broadcast on Friday last week because the referee was a woman. Iranian state broadcaste...View Details»

Ali Daei: the Iran hero who bagged 109 international goals... 22/08/2017 Sports
Pele trails him by 32 goals, Ronaldo by 36, and Messi by 51. Indeed no footballer, past or present, could ever dream of matching Ali Daei’s tally of i...View Details»

Top 3 Iranian Soccer Players in History... 14/01/2017 Sports
By Jason Gordon After initially being brought to the country by the British in the early twentieth century, soccer is the most popular sport in Iran....View Details»

Moroccan footballer joins Esteghlal FC ... 29/02/2016 Sports
Moroccan soccer player Adil Chihi Moroccan soccer player Adil Chihi has signed a contract with the professional Iranian Esteghlal Tehran Football Club...View Details»

Ali Karimi Chosen as Iran's Best Attacking Midfielder: TV Poll ... 30/12/2015 Sports
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Former Iran and Persepolis midfielder Ali Karimi was chosen as Iran’s best attacking midfielder over the past four decades, accordi...View Details»

5 Iran players to watch at the World Cup ... 31/05/2014 Sports
BY JOHN DUERDEN Associated PressMay 31, 2014 With several European-based players in the squad, Iran will be heading to the World Cup with plenty of to...View Details»

Lack of Match Practice No Deterrent for Iran ... 10/04/2014 Sports
April 10, 2014 (AP) By JOHN DUERDEN Associated Press Playing in a World Cup group containing Argentina, Nigeria and Bosnia was always going to be diff...View Details»

Whitecaps’ Beitashour proud of U.S., Persian heritage, poised to play ... 29/03/2014 Sports
By Mike Beamish, Vancouver Sun March 28, 2014 VANCOUVER — When told that signing up for high school football would be a huge mistake — that he would n...View Details»

Two Iranians Among Top 10 Asian Soccer players of 2013 - ESPN ... 31/12/2013 Sports
Posted by John Duerden Now that 2013 is drawing to a close, it is time to select Asia's top 10 performers of the year. 10. Reza Ghoochannejhad (Iran...View Details»