Naft Tehran edge closer to Esteghlal
Naft Tehran moved within three points of Iran Pro League leaders Esteghlal with a 1-0 home win over Fajr Sepasi on Thursday.
Mohammad Mehrazma scored the only goal of the game after 10 minutes to seal the points for the second-placed side.
Elsewhere, Rah Ahan triumphed 2-0 at Zob Ahan thanks to goals from Omid Alishah and Alireza Abbasfard, while Ghasem Dehnavi's effort shortly before half-time saw Mes defeat Shahrdari Tabriz 1-0.
Finally, Malavan overcame Persepolis 2-0 courtesy of strikes from Mohsen Mosalman and Alireza Ramezani.