Persepolis F.C.

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Persepolis Football Club
Full namePersepolis Tehran Football Club
Nickname(s)ارتش سرخ (The Red Army)
سرخ پوشان (The Reds)
FoundedDecember 1963[1][2]
GroundAzadi Stadium
West Tehran
Ground Capacity100,000[2][3]
OwnerMinistry of Youth Affairs and Sports
ChairmanMohammad Rouyanian
ManagerYahya Golmohammadi
LeagueIran Pro League
2011–12Iran Pro League, 12th
WebsiteClub website
Current season

Persepolis Football Club (Persian: باشگاه فوتبال پرسپولیس‎, pronounced Perspolis) is an Iranian football club based in Tehran, Iran. While the original name of the club is Persepolis, it is also called Piroozi (meaning victory) in Iran.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Victory name of Persepolis' game". FIFA.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Piroozi". AFC. Retrieved 21 February 2011.
  3. "Azadi Sport Complex". Azadi Sport Complex Official website. Archived from the original on 2013-05-22. Retrieved 2010-09-01.