Foolad Khuzestan football team defeated Persepolis 1_0 to win Iran’s Super Cup on Monday.

Iran PressIran news: In the match held in Sirjan, Kerman Province, Foolad defender Moussa Coulibaly scored the game's solitary goal with a header in the 18th minute.

Persepolis was reduced to 10 men in the 63rd minute after Mehdi Shiri received his second yellow card.

Shortly after, Foolad dominated the match and created several chances but failed to score.

In the 81st minute, Foolad midfielder Hamid Bouhamdan was sent off due to the second yellow card.

The Iranian Super Cup is an Iranian association football trophy awarded to the winner of a match between the Persian Gulf Pro League's season champions and the winners of the Hazfi Cup. It is similar to numerous other Super Cup tournaments held in other countries.

Foolad Khuzestan FC had already won the Persian Gulf Pro League Cup two times and one Hazfi Cup.


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