Esteghlal Khuzestan crowned Iran champions

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football team made history winning Professional League for the first time in history.

The Ahvaz-based team defeated Zob Ahan 2-0 in Ahvaz’s Ghadir Stadium on Friday thanks to a brace from Rahim Mehdi Zohaivi.

Esteghlal Khuzestan, who dubbed as Iranian Leicester City, won the league title with 57 points from 30 games thanks to the better goal average ahead of Persepolis.

Persepolis beat Rah Ahan 2-1 in Tehran’s Azadi Stadium to level the points with Esteghlal Khuzestan but they finish second behind the Ahvaz-based club.

Via: Persian Football