AFC Champions League


  • دربی 94 2021-01-11 19:00

    Esteghlal escape defeat against Persepolis: IPL

    TEHRAN – Esteghlal football team earned a hard draw against Persepolis in Iran Professional League (IPL) on Monday.

  • یحیی گل محمدی 2021-01-10 15:03

    Respecting rivals more important than winning: Golmohammadi

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team head coach Yahya Golmohammadi says that to respect the opponents is more important than winning the match.

  • Reza Kermanshahi 2021-01-10 13:37

    Tehran derby referees confirmed

    TEHRAN - Reza Kermanshahi will be the man in charge of Tehran derby between Esteghlal and Persepolis.

  • Branko Ivankovic 2021-01-03 13:43

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    Consistency is key to Persepolis’ success: Ivankovic

    TEHRAN – Ex-Persepolis coach Branko Ivankovic says that the consistency has been a key to the team’s success over the past years.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال پرسپولیس تهران و ذوب آهن اصفهان 2021-01-01 17:21

    By Masoud Hossein

    Conspiracy theory in Iran football

    TEHRAN – It’s not a weird thing in the world of football that a team have been accused of being favored but here in Iran, many teams want to hide their failures by accusing another team. They are not responsible for what they’ve done and want to mislead their fans.

  • لوگوی سازمان لیگ فوتبال ایران 2020-12-28 18:43

    By Farrokh Hesabi

    Iran football league’s chaotic fixture bothers teams

    TEHRAN – Just after eight weeks from beginning of 2020/21 Iran Professional League (IPL), there have been many controversies over the schedule of the matches.

  • Hadi Mahdavikia 2020-12-27 13:55

    Interview by Farrokh Hesabi

    Hadi Mahdavikia dissatisfied with Iranian clubs’ unprofessionalism

    TEHRAN - Former Persepolis winger, Hadi Mahdavikia, thinks the Reds lost at the Asian Football Confederation Champions League's final match due to a lack of professionalism.

  • Yahya Golmohammadi 2020-12-26 18:03

    Persepolis coach Golmohammadi awards his ACL medal to fan’s son

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team head coach Yahya Golmohammadi awarded the silver medal of the 2020 AFC Champions League to the son of the late Persepolis fan.

  • Persepolis 2020-12-25 18:26

    Persepolis express sympathy with fan’s family

    TEHRAN – An Iranian football fan unable to cope with Persepolis’ loss to Ulsan Hyundai, died due to cardiac arrest.

  • Ali Daei 2020-12-23 15:46

    Persepolis did a great job: Ali Daei

    TEHRAN – Legendary forward Ali Daei says that Persepolis football team did a great job by reaching the final match of the 2020 AFC Champions League.

  • سیامک نعمتی - ناراحتی بازیکنان پرسپولیس 2020-12-22 11:48

    Poor infrastructure an obstacle to development in Iran football

    TEHRAN – Iran football suffers from lack of infrastructure and it's a key obstacle to its development.

  • تیم فوتبال پرسپولیس - تیم فوتبال اولسان هیوندای کره جنوبی - فینال لیگ قهرمانان فوتبال آسیا 2020-12-20 18:12

    By Farrokh Hesabi

    Asian football suffers from ‘tactical poverty’, expert says

    TEHRAN - Persepolis missed the opportunity to claim the 2020 Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Champions League as they lost to South Korea’s Ulsan Hyundai at the final match of the competitions.

  • ناراحتی بازیکنان پرسپولیس - فینال لیگ قهرمانان آسیا 2020-12-20 17:28

    By Masoud Hossein

    You never lose, you either win or learn

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team could have written their name into the history books as the first Iranian team to win AFC Champions League but they fell short against Ulsan Hyundai in the final match on Saturday.

  • Bashar Resan 2020-12-20 15:20

    Bashar Resan bids farewell to Persepolis

    TEHRAN – Iraqi midfielder Bashar Resan bade an emotional farewell to Persepolis football club.

  • یحیی گل محمدی 2020-12-19 19:38

    Golmohammadi unhappy with his players’ mistakes

    TEHRAN – Persepolis coach Yahya Golmohammadi says that they have awarded two penalties to Ulsan Hyundai team in the final match of the 2020 AFC Champions League.

  • أولسان هيونداي يحرز لقب دوري أبطال آسيا 2020-12-19 17:43

    Persepolis runners-up at 2020 ACL

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team of Iran lost to South Korea’s Ulsan Hyundai 2-1 at the 2020 AFC Champions League final on Saturday.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال پرسپولیس و شهرخودرو 2020-12-19 16:28

    Persepolis captain Hosseini sets new record in ACL

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football team captain Jalal Hosseini has set a new record as a player who has the most appearance in the AFC Champions League.

  • Eamon Zayed 2020-12-19 13:19

    Eamon Zayed wishes Persepolis best of luck at ACL final

    TEHRAN - Former Persepolis striker Eamon Zayed extended best wishes for Iran’s Persepolis team and fans for the final match of the 2020 Asian Champions League.

  • یحیی گل محمدی و سرمربی تیم فوتبال اولسان هیوندای کره جنوبی 2020/12/18

    ACL final, not a national game but a game for nations

    TEHRAN – Persepolis and Ulsan Hyundai football teams will lock horns in the 2020 AFC Champions League final match at the Al Janoub Stadium in Doha, Qatar on Saturday in what promises to be a classic battle. The match will be held in the club level and is not considered as a national match but, undoubtedly, it will be a match for two nations.

  • ACL Final 2020-12-16 15:47

    Fans allowed into stadium to watch ACL final

    TEHRAN - The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) and Qatar Football Association (QFA) have reached an agreement to allow local spectators into the stadium for the 2020 AFC Champions League final match.

  • Issa Alekasir 2020-12-16 14:22

    CAS rejects appeal over Alekasir’s ban in ACL final

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football club appealed against Issa Alekasir’s suspension in the 2020 AFC Champions League final but Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has upheld the ban, meaning the forward will be absent in the match against Ulsan Hyundai.

  • تمرین تیم فوتبال پرسپولیس 2020-12-15 18:32

    By Masoud Hossein

    ACL title; so close, so far

    TEHRAN – Persepolis of Iran football club are so close to their first ever title in the AFC Champions League but they have to pass a hurdle on Saturday when the team will meet Ulsan Hyundai at the Al Janoub Stadium.

  • Zohreh Haratian 2020-12-14 13:07

    By Farrokh Hesabi

    Iran’s Haratian proud of appointing ACL medical officer

    TEHRAN - Dr. Zohre Haratian, AFC and FIFA medical and doping control officer, who has been in Qatar since the beginning of the AFC Champions League East Zone competitions, is proud of being appointed as the first women Medical Officer.

  • تیم فوتبال اولسان هیوندای کره جنوبی 2020-12-13 17:07

    Persepolis to play Ulsan Hyundai in 2020 ACL final

    TEHRAN – Persepolis of Iran will meet South Korea’s Ulsan Hyundai Motors in the final match of the 2020 AFC Champions League on Saturday.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال پرسپولیستهران و شهر خودرو مشهد 2020-12-12 15:29

    Persepolis face dilemma over COVID-19

    TEHRAN – Iranian football team Persepolis will travel to Doha Sunday night to meet the East Zone champions in the 2020 AFC Champions League but the Reds have not played an official match for three weeks and it's a worrying issue.

  • Nasser Al Khater 2020-12-10 02:45

    By Masoud Hossein

    Qatar 2022 a tournament for entire of Asia: Nasser Al Khater

    TEHRAN - Nasser Al Khater, CEO of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, believes that the prestigious tournament is not just for his country and is an event for the entire Asian continent.

  • دیدار تیم های فوتبال استقلال تهران و صنعت نفت آبادان 2020-12-09 19:38

    By Farrokh Hesabi

    Esteghlal face high expectations

    TEHRAN - Esteghlal football team have started the current season of the Iran Professional League (IPL), not in the best mood. However they have accumulated eight points from five matches and are third at the table but the team’s officials are under pressure after poor performance in the matches played so far.

  • Alireza Mansourian 2020-12-08 19:21

    Alireza Mansourian no longer Tractor coach

    TEHRAN – Alireza Mansourian was sacked as Tractor coach following poor results in the Iranian top flight team.

  • لیگ قهرمانان آسیا - توپ فوتبال 2020-12-06 14:56

    2020 ACL final kickoff time announced

    TEHRAN – The final match of the 2020 AFC Champions League (ACL) between Persepolis and champions of East Zone will be held on Dec. 19 at 15:30 pm local time.

  • Persepolis 2020-12-04 17:56

    Persepolis in quarantine ahead of 2020 ACL final

    TEHRAN – Persepolis football club announced on Friday that they had put their entire team in quarantine to reduce the risk of contracting coronavirus.