|Former Esteghlal striker Biyouk Jedikar dies||
TEHRAN – Former Esteghlal striker Biyouk Jedikar died at age of 84 in Tehran on Tuesday.
Jedikar, whose nickname was Golden Left, was suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
Jedikar was transferred to Viktoria 89 Berlin football team in 1957 on a three-year contract however his time in Germany was shortened to nine months when his father died.
Jedikar returned to Iran to resume his career with his former club.
The Tehran Times staff offers its heartfelt condolences to his bereaved family.
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