FIFA tweeted: “Twenty years ago today, Khodad Azizi scored one of Iran’s most memorable goals.”
It was exactly twenty years ago today when Iran made it to the World Cup in France with the most memorable game it has ever played. 29 November is the day when Iran’s Team Melli scored a last minute goal to draw 2-2 in Melbourne in front of 60 thousand spectators in the stadium.
The efforts of the Iranian Football Federation have finally yielded results and the Asian Football Confederation games committee (AFC) voted in favor of Iran hosting the games with the Saudis and the UAE.
Aly Dayi has been invited to the FIFA World Cup Trophy Final Draw a few days before the ceremony is due to take place. Ali Dayi is Iran’s best goal scorer. He is a special FIFA guest to represent Iran’s football once again, and Asia, at this famous ceremony.
The official Website of the Asian Football Confederation has congratulated Ali Karimi on the occasion of his 39th birthday. This Iranian footballer is a legend of Asian football and has been nicknamed as the Maradona of the old continent.
The latest rankings of the world's top football clubs published on footballdatabase.com shows that the Persepolis Club has become Iran’s top football team with 1574 points. Persepolis ranks 8th in Asia and 135th in the world.
The UK website realsports101.com has reviewed the top derbies in the world and named the “Tehran Derby” as the fifth most important one in the world. according to the report, the first four include El Clacio Spain (Real Madrid - Barcelona), Old Firm Glasgow Scotland (Glasgow Rangers-Celtic), Superclasico Buenos Aires Argentina (Boca Juniors - River Plate), and the Intercontinental Derby Istanbul Turkey (Galatasaray - Fenerbahce).
The young 10-year old Iranian boy, Hossein Atayi Sangrudi from Karaj has already 16 inventions in his portfolio. Six of these are in the process of being registered. His inventions include the VTOL three-modality drones, gunboats, office furniture, miniature sprayer, multipurpose control for smart TVs, and so on.
In an interview with Persia Digest, Adib-Moghaddam said: It is imperative that Iran gets even closer to the EU, not least to keep the communication with Washington going, and to minimize misperceptions.
The German Schiller Group Concert is taking place in Tehran for the first time.
Christopher von Deylen, will be traveling to Tehran with his Group for the first time in mid-December to stage a concert at the Hall of the Ministry of the Interior over two nights on 11-12 December, at 21h30.
Supporters of peace worldwide, including politicians, university professors, actors, and intellectuals, have signed an open letter to the EU chief of external affairs, Federica Mogherini, asking to safeguard the 2015 JCPOA Iran nuclear deal.
Artist: Ali Boustan
Album: Qeshm Island
(Persia Digest) – “The sun” from the album “Qeshm Island” by Ali Boustan is the folk music of the Island combined with classical Iranian music. The album is a concerted effort of many composers.
The New York Times writes on 21 May 2018 that United States on Monday issued a steep list of demands to be included in a nuclear treaty with Iran to replace the deal scuttled by President Donald Trump and threatened "the strongest sanctions in history" if Iran doesn't change course.
Talking about the reasons for Russia’s comments on the necessity of Iran leaving Syria, former Iranian Ambassador to the Republic of Azerbaijan, Afshar Soleimani, said: “Russia seems to be working with the United States on Syria, and Iran must announce readiness to negotiate on Syria with all countries, including the United States.”