As time went on, teams were selected, and eventually in 1971 a competition was organised by a women's sport magazine and the travel company Scandinavian Airlines System (S. S) under the supervision of the Football Federation, for that occasion the Italy women's national football team was invited to Iran and had two games against Taj and a team called Tehran in the Amjadieh stadium.Women's football continued to grow until the Iranian revolution in 1979.Team Melli will also meet Panama in a friendly match on November 10 in Vienna.The Persians have defeated the Central American team once on Dec.18, 2004 in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium....Every year, there are at least 5,000 football matches being played across the country from the highest division football league to the different age-group tournaments, for men...Tehran Times – BIELEFELD, German club Arminia Bielefeld are going to make a formal complaint against Iranian football teams Persepolis and Esteghl cancellation of their friendly match at the Schüco Arena in July.
Team Melli came third in the prestigious event after beating Russia 4-2 in the third-place play-off...
Football has been a part of life for Iranians for many decades now and is played in schools, alleys, streets and football clubs nationwide.
Women in Iran are increasingly inclined to play football, and with this increasing popularity it is only a matter of time before a more secure infrastructure develops.
The U20 and the U17 team's qualified for the Asian Championships in China for their respective age groups.
AFC – TEHRAN, Football Federation Islamic Republic of Iran’s (FFIRI) has benefited from the AFC President’s Initiatives, specifically for its live streaming division.
The Kowsar Women Football league is the primary women's football league in Iran.