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Esmaeilpour wins FIFA Futsal Award

The FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 most definitely saw a changing of the guard. The two giants of the global game, Spain and Brazil, were knocked off their perches and replaced in the final by Russia and Argentina. On an individual level, meanwhile, this edition of the tournament also witnessed stunning performances by renowned names and the emergence of …

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Third place for heroic Iran Futsal Team.

Iran’s remarkable journey at the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 ended on a high note, as they claimed third place after a 4-3 penalty shootout win over Portugal following a 2-2 draw in Cali on Saturday. The Iranians came from two goals down to take the third-place match to a dramatic penalty shootout, where six rounds of spot kicks …

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The pride of the nation – Iran futsal team wins 3rd place.

History was made today Futsal Team Melli defeated Portugal on penalty shoot out after the teams were locked at 2-2 at the end of the game. Kazemi and Javid scored Iran goals after being 2-0 behind at the start of the second half. There was no extra time as the match went into directly penalty kicks. The victory gave Iran the …

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A new game plan is needed!

Despite the 4 points in the bag , Team Melli has yet to produce a performance that eases the tension of its fans, nor did it satisfy the critics.   The well-organized Qatar team frustrated Team Melli for long spells and missed a couple of good opportunities to take the lead in the opener match of FIFA WC 2018 Qualifiers Round …

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IRAN QUALIFY FOR AFC U-16 CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL

Goa: Goalkeeper Ali Gholam Zadeh was the hero as Islamic Republic of Iran booked a date with Iraq in Sunday’s AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 final after claiming a 6-5 penalty shootout win over defending champions DPR Korea following a 1-1 draw in Thursday’s semi-final. Iran dominated the first half at Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and took a one-goal lead into the break thanks …

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Proud Iranian miss the final by a whisker.

Russia booked their place in the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016 final after outlasting Iran 4-3 in Tuesday’s semi-final in Medellin. The European side led from the start at the Coliseo Ivan de Bedout to reach their first-ever Futsal World Cup final, though they were made to work hard for it by the Asian champions, who had shown their …

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Iran U16 storm past Vietnam into the semi-finals

The Glory days of Iranian football and Futsal is continuing with the U16 booking its berth in next year’s FIFA U17 Championship  and the AFC U16 Championship 2016 semi-finals currently held in Goa, India. Goa: Allahyar Sayyad bagged a brace as Islamic Republic of Iran advanced to the semi-finals of the AFC U-16 Championship India 2016 after a resounding 5-0 …

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Political interference in football is unfavorable, says IRIFF

Hamid Reza A’sefi , the international spokesperson of the Football Federation has stated that his organization does not approve of political decision making in football affairs. A’sefi was speaking to ISNA on the possibilities of Iran withdrawing from the  2016 AFC U-19 Championship . The 39th edition will be held in Bahrain between 13–30 October 2016. Iran has qualified for the …

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Drama as Iran clinch win at the death.

Iran clinched a FIFA Futsal World Cup semi-final place for the first time since 1992 as Ahmed Esmailpour struck deep into extra time to see off Paraguay 4-3 in an incredible climax during Bucaramanga’s final game of the FIFA Futsal World Cup Colombia 2016. With plenty of space to operate in, both sides moved the ball around fluidly in the …

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The gallant Futsal Team Melli qualifies to the semi-Finals.

Another excellent and convincing display by the gallant Persian team ensured the qualification of Team Melli futsal team to the semi-finals of the FIFA World Cup 2016. In the first quarter final match of the tournament , Team Melli beat Paraguay 4-3 in extra time , Ahmad Esmaeilpour  scoring in the dying seconds of the dramatic match in Coliseo Bicentenario in the …

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