TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Former Persepolis midfielder Karim Bagheri has been named as the team’s assistant coach on Wednesday.
Branko Ivankovic took charge of Persepolis on Monday. He replaced Hamid Derakhshan in the Iranian popular team.
Bagheri will assist the Croat coach in Persepolis.
Bagheri and Ivankovic have already worked together in the Iranian national football team.
Former Iranian midfielder has played 198 times for Persepolis and scored 33 goals.