Farhadi’s views on Queiroz and Ronaldo
At a press conference with Portuguese reporters, Iranian filmmaker and Oscar winner, Asghar Farhadi, said about Carlos Queiroz: “In Iran, people know Portugal with Queiroz. His has a superb character and is very smart. He knows my country very well. Iranians like him as one of their own.”
Iranian women win the right to go to stadiums
Mohsen Moheimany writes in RTE that blatant political intervention in the world of sport, when it happens, tends to become a controversial affair – or at least that’s what the familiar mantra "sport and politics don’t mix" would have you believe.
2018 World Cup football fans (photos)
The 21st FIFA World Cup opened in Russia on 14th June with 32 of the world’s best teams competing in tough matches and inching their way through to the big final game.
Puyol trademark hair stops appearance on Iranian TV
IRIB Deputy, Morteza Mirbagheri, denied canceling the appearance of Carles Puyol on a sports commentary program on Iranian TV for his appearance and said the real reason was his request of a very high payment.