Jul 31, 2021 11:52 UTC

Persepolis football team defeated Paykan 2-0 to win Iran Professional League (IPL) for the fifth successive time.

The red army launched the fireworks early on, with Mehdi Abdi tapping in from a low cross by Mehdi Torabi, after just 8 minutes of play.

Ahmad Nourollahi gave Persepolis a breathing space with a close range effort in the 21st minute, as the Reds preserved a clean sheet in the 2nd half, to lift the trophy. Sepahan finished 2nd ahead of Esteghlal.