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The Goalkeeper and his Wife before arrest

Mohsen Forouzan ( born 3 May 1988) is a footballer who last played for Persian Gulf Pro League club Tractor Sazi, as a goalkeeper. He is also capped by the national football team. Read More »

Football hooliganism in the capital

The first instance of football violence is unknown, but the phenomenon can be traced back to 14th-century England. In 1314, Edward II banned football (at that time, a violent, unruly activity involving rival villages kicking a pig’s bladder across the local heath) because he believed the disorder surrounding matches might lead to social unrest, or even treason. Read More »