17 May 2019 - 10:31
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Perspolis wins Iran's premier league

Tehran, May 17, IRNA – Heavyweight and winner of super cup trophy Perspolis club on Thursday evening defeated its rival Parse-Jonoubi (South Pars) 1-0 and for the third consecutive years introduced itself as winner of Iran's premier league.

Perspolis coached by Branco Ivankovic gained 61 points during this year's premier league and stood on top of Iran's football roof while booking a ticket for Asian championship.

In this year, premier league Sepahan of Isfahan and Esteqlal of Tehran ranked second and third respectively.

There are 16 football teams in Iran's premier league.

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