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Iran detains 35 women for going to football match - BBC (March 1, 2018)
Iranian women refused entry to match despite holding tickets - BBC (September 5, 2017)Female Fans - ISNA
Iran football ticket 'glitch' gave female fans hope - BBC (September 4, 2017)
Iranian soccer star banned for not wearing hijab in exhibition game - RT (April 27, 2017)
Women in Iran dress as men in bid to watch soccer game - USA Today (February 16, 2017)
Sweden 7-0 Iran - Futbik (October 21, 2016) | Video
How an Iranian woman snuck into a football stadium only open to men - Observers (May 19, 2016)
Iranian Soccer Star Wins Right To Leave Country After Husband Said No - HP (November 23, 2015)
Eight of Iran's women's football team 'are men' - Telegraph (September 30, 2015)Iran National Women Football Team
Iran women's football captain to miss tournament after husband 'refuses to let her go' - The Independent (September 16, 2015)
Footballer calls for easing of women's travel laws - BBC (September 15, 2015)
In Iran, a Women's Soccer Revolution - WSJ (August 24, 2015)
Iran allows women to watch volleyball - but not football, swimming or wrestling - AP (June 9, 2015)
Iran eases ban on women visiting sport events - DW (April 4, 2015)
Fifa's Sepp Blatter calls on Iran to end stadium ban for women - The Guardian (March 6, 2015)
Iranian women stand united in protest and hope at Asian Cup - The Guardian (January 23, 2015)
Defying ban, Iranian women watch World Cup with men in public - CNN (June 23, 2014)Iran National Women Football Team vs India
Fifa allows wearing of head covers for religious reasons - BBC (March 1, 2014)
Iranian women footballers to undergo gender tests - Telegaph (February 7, 2014)
Iran's women football fans dream of a return to the terraces - BBC (May 16, 2012)
Iran's female footballers in action after head scarf ban lifted - RT (May 10, 2012)
Iran lift WAFF Women futsal title - AFC (April 14, 2012)
Iran retain the WAFF Futsal Women's Championship 2012 - Womens Soccer United (April 12, 2012)
Referee refuses to officiate French woman's football match where players wore Muslim headscarves - RFI (March 19, 2012)
Velcro's dramatic save leads football to lift ban on hijab - The Independent (March 4, 2012)
UN Urges Women Footballers To Be Allowed To Wear Head Scarves - RFE/RL (February 12, 2012)
Iran's Women's Soccer Team's Modest Uniforms - Time Magazine (September 1, 2011)Malavan Football Team
FIFA broke our hearts: Iranian women's football team captain - Mehr News (June 22, 2011)
Iran's women footballers banned from Olympics because of Islamic strip - The Guardian (June 6, 2011)
Iranian government bans new women's football kit - Telegraph (July 8, 2010)
Fifa allows Iran girl footballers to cover their heads - BBC (May 3, 2010)
Ardallani has big plans for women in Iran - AFC (March 10, 2010)
No Boys Vs. Girls In Iran - RFE (January 26, 2009)
Mixed footie match angers Iran - BBC (January 26, 2009)
Football Under Cover - NPR (June 17, 2008)
Soccer under the Veil - Qantara (February 2, 2008)
Offside: A Film by Jaffar Panahi - PR (March 23, 2007)Iran National Women Football Team
Iran's female fans yet to win equality - BBC (June 6, 2006)
Iran Cancels Women's Football Game in Berlin - Speigel (June 1, 2006)
Women and football in Iran - BBC (May 25, 2006)
Iran Bans Women from Attending Men's Soccer Games - NPR (May 17, 2006)
Iran women sports ruling vetoed - BBC (May 8, 2006)
Sporting chance for Iranian women - BBC (April 24, 2006)
Iran clergy angry over women fans - BBC (April 26, 2006)
Between Skepticism, Pragmatism, and Gentle Protest - Qantara (March 29, 2006)
Sport and the scarf - BBC (December 9, 2005
Women's futsal breaks down barriers in Iran - FIFA (October 27, 2005Gorgan Girls Soccer Team
Iranian women kick out against football ban - The Guardian (June 6, 2005)
Iran's sportswomen adapt to religious custom - BBC (August 16, 2004)
The Development of Women's Football in Iran (2003 Paper)
Iran's women fans await stadium access - BBC (September 22, 2002)
Is sexism rife in sport? - BBC (November 15, 2001)
Sexual harmony aim for football - BBC (November 15, 2001)
Nasser Hejazi "I hope some day I can watch my daughter play" - BBC (November 15, 2001)
Iranian women take to the field - BBC (March 3, 1999)

WAFF Women's Championship

First Place (2011)
Iran & Australia girls soccer team - Aryamehr Stadium
First Place (2012)
Second Place (2005)
Second Place (2007)

History of women's soccer in Iran
Taj Club Girls Soccer Team - Tehran 1970s (Gallery)
History of women's soccer

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Iran women football team (Part I)

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Football Under Cover Trailer (2008)

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Empowering Women Through Sports - Katayoun Khosrowyar

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