Jahanbakhsh nets injury time winner as AZ down Groningen in five goal thriller [VIDEO]

Football Oranje - Alireza Jahanbakhsh netted a 92nd-minute header as AZ Alkmaar defeated Groningen 3-2. 

Masoud Shojaei invited to Team Melli after seven months

Tehran Times - Iran national football team midfielder Masoud Shojaei has been invited to Team Melli after more than seven months.

Carlos Queiroz Satisfied with Sierra Leone Friendly

Tasnim - Iran national football team's head coach Carlos Queiroz says he is satisfied with the match against Sierra Leone.

Saman Ghoddos Plans to Move in Summer

Tasnim - Ostersund forward Saman Ghoddos has told the Swedish media his plan is to get a move in the summer transfer window.

Team Melli start World Cup preparation with win over Sierra Leone [VIDEO]

Tehran Times - Iran national football team, known as Team Melli, defeated African minnow Sierra Leone 4-0 in a friendly here at the Azadi Stadium on Saturday.

BSWW announces Peyman Hosseini as Beach Soccer Ambassadors 2018

Tehran Times - Iranian goalkeeper Peyman Hosseini has been named by the Beach Soccer Worldwide (BSWW) as the ambassador of the 2018.

Iran Futsal Sixth in World Rankings

Tasnim - The Iranian national futsal team remained unchanged in the latest world rankings published on Thursday.

Omar Abdulrahman: We Played against 90,000 Fans, Not Just 11 Players

Tasnim - Omar Abdulrahman says that Al Ain was not just facing 11 Esteghlal players in Monday’s AFC Champions League Group D clash, but also up against the 90,000 supporters crammed into the Azadi Stadium.

Dejagah unlikely to play again this season for Nottingham Forest

Nottinghampost - Ashkan Dejagah hopes to regain fitness in time to play for Iran in the World Cup this summer and, while he is out of contract this summer, Aitor Karanka says the Reds will consider their options over the winger.

Team Melli unchanged in FIFA rankings

Tehran Times - Team Melli remained unchanged in the latest FIFA rankings released on Thursday.

Tunisia name France-born quartet for Iran friendly

Tehran Times - Tunisia coach Nabil Maaloul has named four France-born players, including Leicester City defender Yohan Benalouane, in his 28-man squad for this month's World Cup warm-up matches against Iran and Costa Rica.

Major Blow for Esteghlal as Mame Thiam Is Sidelined for Weeks


Tasnim - Esteghlal of Tehran football club's striker Mame Baba Thiam has reportedly been sidelined for at least four weeks.

Queiroz offered Iran contract extension, says source

Reuters - Carlos Queiroz has been offered a contract extension to remain as head coach of Iran beyond the World Cup finals in Russia, a source close to the Portuguese coach has told to Reuters.