Esteghlal into Iran’s Hazfi Cup Final
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Esteghlal of Tehran defeated Sanat Naft to book a place at the 2018 Iran’s Hazfi Cup final.
On Tuesday, the Blues beat the Abadan-based team 2-1 and qualified for the final match.
Pejman Montazeri opened the scoring for Esteghlal just eight minutes into the match and Dariush Shojaeian made it 2-0 before the interval.
Luciano Pereira pulled a goal back in the 61st minute.
On March 9, Esteghlal Khuzestan will face Azadegan League side Khooneh be Khooneh to decide another finalist.
Esteghlal is the most successful club in Hazfi Cup with six titles.