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Veisi defies the odds, Esteghlal Khuzestan is the champion of Iran.

it is simply a fairy-tale. A little known team from Khuzistan’s capital Ahvaz lifts the Persian Gulf title on a thrilling final day of the Persian Gulf football league season 2015/16. The champions title was contested by 3 teams Persepolis [54 pts GD +15] , Esteghlal Tehran [51 pts +15]  and the tiny club from the south Esteghlal Khuzestan [54 pts …

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Carlos Queiroz returns back to Tehran

The Portuguese Head coach of Team Melli , returned back to Tehran yesterday amid speculations about his future. Carlos Queiroz who submitted his resignation to Ali Kaffashian and announced that his last working day would be 7th May 2016 to coincide with the election of the FFIRI , left the country without waiting for approval for his resignation. The lack …

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Results of autopsy on Mehrdad Ouladi revealed.

An official spokesman for the District Attorney , denied that the death of former Team Melli and Malavan player was an act of suicide. Mehrdad Ouladi , was pronounced dead in a Tehran hospital after he was taken to the Emergency Ward in an ambulance from his home. The doctors said that the 30 years old player had suffered a …

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Mehdi Taj wins the election as the new President of FFIRI

Mehdi Taj , has won the FFIRI election as the head of the federation after a prolonged and complicated path to the General Assembly marred by off and on dates. To make sure that the delegates remain in control and not deviate from the path , The Minister of Youth and Sport was present at the election and took the …

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Givova , the new Kit Supplier of Team Melli.

The Football Federation reveled the newest Team Melli kit by Givova in a low key ceremony in Tehran. The FFIRI has already announced that the contract with the German sportswear manufacturer UHLSport will be extended by suddenly the hardly known brand of Givova has cropped up in the scene and signed with the Federation as the kit supplier. The Italian …

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Iran maintains top Asian FIFA ranking April 2016

Team Melli steadfastly is sitting at the top of Asian ranking in the latest FIFA Ranking published today in Zürich. Meanwhile Australia (50th)  jumped 4 places in continental ranking and replaced Japan as the 2nd team, South Korea (54) is in third while the Japanese (57) dropped to 4th. The other Group 2 opponent teams in the final rounds of …

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Alireza Jahanbakhsh: The eye-catching Iranian, in name and style

Paul Williams  From humble beginnings, immensely talented midfielder Alireza Jahanbakhsh has the world at his feet, as Paul Williams explains… The 60-second story Born in the tiny town of Jirandeh in the mountainous Armalu District in northern Iran, Alireza Jahanbakhsh’s career started in humble surrounds when he joined the youth academy of local club Damash Gilan.   FACTBOX Date of …

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Mehrdad Ouladi passes away !

The former Team Melli player , Mehrdad Ouladi passed away hours ago  (Tuesday afternoon) in suspicious circumstances in Tehran. The 30 years old ex Persepolis, Esteghlal and Malavan player was taken to hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead on arrival. A large number of people attended the emergency ward including teammates and family members. Ouladi who had so …

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Iran drawn against Korea Rep. again.

Iran was drawn with Korea Rep. , Uzbekistan , Qatar , China and Syria in Group A of the FIFA World Cup 2018 Final qualification rounds. The draw was conducted by AFC General Secretary Dato Windsor John, with a helping hand from former Korea Republic star Park Ji-sung. Numerous personalities were in attendance, headed by the coaches of the teams …

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The Iranian Messi raring to go.

  fifa.com For the Iranian faithful, it has been quite some years since Team Melli has enjoyed the services of a truly reliable goal-getter following the retirement of international leading scorer Ali Daei. It is a fact borne out by Iran’s performances during Asia’s qualifying final round for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, with Carlos Queiroz’s side progressing as …

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