(IP) - Brazilian coach Osmar Loss Vieira arrived in Tehran Sunday night to join the Persepolis FC coaching staff.

Iran PressIran news: Osmar Loss will work as Yahya Golmohammadi’s assistant in the 2022/23 Iran Professional League (IPL).

Born in Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Loss began his career with Internacional's youth team in 1994 and took charge of Serie A team Juventude in 2010.

Osmar Loss, 47, has also coached Brazilian football clubs Corinthians, Guarani, Bragantino, Vitória and Cianorte.

The Iranian giants have already hired Brazilian goalkeeping coach Wellesley Antonio Simplicio, nicknamed Neneca.