Sepahan Earns Emphatic Win over Aluminum, Esteghlal Edges Foolad
- March, 07, 2021 - 06:58
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Sepahan football team pummeled Aluminum 6-1 in the Iran Professional League (IPL) on Saturday, while Esteghlal edged past Foolad in Tehran.
Sajad Shahbazzafdeh and Danial Esmaeilifar scored two goals each and Mohammadreza Khalatbari and Mohammad Mohebbi also were on target for Sepahan.
At the Azadi Stadium, Esteghlal defeated Foolad 1-0. Arsalan Motahari was on target from the penalty spot in the 82nd minute. It was Farhad Majidi’s first win in charge of Esteghlal.
Earlier in the day, Persepolis drew 0-0 with Sanat Naft in Abadan.
*Gol Gohar Sirjan 0 – 0 Mes Rafsanjan
*Saipa 0 -0 Naft Masjed Soleyman
*Shahr Khodro 2 – 0 Paykan
* Tractor 2 – 1 Nassaji
*Zob Ahan 2 – 0 Machine Sazi
Persepolis leads the table with 34 points. Sepahan also has 34 points but is second due to inferior goal difference. Esteghlal remains third with 30 points.