Queiroz seeking to avoid 'turbulence' at high-flying Iran

Reuters - Carlos Queiroz says he will not allow “external factors” to influence his decisions as Iran head coach and maintains that Masoud Shojaei was let out of his squad to face South Korea on Thursday for football reasons.

South Korea Must End Iran’s Jinx, says Legend Ahn Jung-hwan

Tasnim - Ahn Jung-hwan insists Korea Republic must forget about its “jinx” against Iran ahead of the East Asian’s crucial FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 qualifier.

Carlos Queiroz works wonders in Iran [VIDEO]

ESPN - Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has made the recently released 12-name shortlist for FIFA coach of the Year. But there is a former No. 2 at Old Trafford who is arguably more deserving of inclusion.

We Will Play Speedy Football against Iran, S. Korea Midfielder Ja-cheol Says

Tasnim - FC Augsburg's South Korean midfielder Koo Ja-cheol said Monday they will play speedy football against Iran in the World Cup qualifying campaign.

Alireza Faghani to officiate Japan v Australia in World Cup qualifier

Tehran Times - Iranian referee Alireza Faghani has been chosen to officiate the 2018 World Cup qualifier clash between Japan and Australia.

Carlos Queiroz Names Iran Squad for World Cup Qualifiers

Tasnim - Carlos Queiroz has named his 24-man Iran squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification tournament with South Korea and Syria in Group A.

Mehdi Taremi One to Watch in Final 2018 FIFA World Cup Asian Qualifiers

Tasnim - The-AFC.com takes a look at the key players from each of the 12 teams who will be in action as the Road to Russia nears its thrilling climax.

Iran Sports Minister Soltanifar Hopes for World Cup Good Draw

Tasnim - Minister of Sports and Youth Affairs Masoud Soltanifar hopes that the Iranian football team book a place in the 2018 World Cup next stage.

We want to keep our unbeaten streak against S. Korea: Carlos Queiroz

Tehran Times - Iran national football team coach Carlos Queiroz says that they are going to keep their unbeaten streak against South Korea.

Iran Football Team Has Its Weaknesses: South Korean Striker Kim Shin-wook

Tasnim - South Korean striker Kim Shin-wook said that Iran football team has its weakness and they can penetrate their defense.

Zlatko Dalic hits out at Iran’s Esteghlal link

Tehran Times - Zlatko Dalic has denied that he has been offered a contract by Iranian football club Esteghlal.

Pars Jonoubi Jam Moves Provisionally Top of IPL [VIDEO]

Tasnim - Pars Jonoubi Jam football team defeated Esteghlal Khuzestan to move provisionally top of the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Thursday.

Paykan Completes Signing of Senegalese Striker

Tasnim - Iranian top-flight football club has completed the signing of Senegalese striker Arfang Boubacar Daffé.