Football Club Pars Jonoubi Jam (Persian: باشگاه فوتبال پارس جنوبی جم, Bashgah-e Futbal-e Pars Jinubi), commonly known as Pars Jonoubi Jam, is an Iranian football club based in Jam, Bushehr. They were promoted to the Persian Gulf Pro League in 2016–17 season.
|Full name||Football Club Pars Jonoubi Jam|
|Nickname(s)||زنبورهای جنوب |
Zenburhai Jinub (South bees)
|Owner||Pars Special Economic Energy Zone|
|Head Coach||Mohammad Nosrati|
|2020–21||Azadegan League, 10th|
The football team plays their home games at the Shohada Stadium which has a seating capacity of 15,000. The club is owned and supported by the PSEEZ (Pars Special Energy Economic Zone) and is named after the South Pars Gas Field.
In 2007 FC Pars Junubi Jam Bushehr was founded by the PSEEZ (Pars Special Energy Economic Zone). In 2010 Pars Jonoubi Jam were allowed to play in Iran Football's 2nd Division. In 2015–16 Iran Football's 2nd Division Pars Jonoubi Jam finished second in their group and were placed in the promotion Play-off against Naft va Gaz Gachsaran. Pars Jonoubi Jam won 4–0 on aggregate and were promoted to the Azadegan League.
On 7 August 2016, Pars Junubi Jam played its first ever Azadegan League match against Mes Rafsanjan. They won the game 1–0. On 24 April 2017 Pars Jam defeated Esteghlal Ahvaz 2–1 and were crowned Azadegan League champions and were promoted to the Persian Gulf Pro League for the 2017–18 season.
Persian Gulf Pro LeagueEdit
In September 2017, Pars shocked Iran after leading the league after six rounds following their surprise 2–0 win against Iranian giants Esteghlal.
Pars Junubi Jam is the highest supported team in Jam County. Many workers from the Pars Special Energy Economic Zone are supporting the club.
The home venue of Pars Junubi Jam is the Shohada Stadium in Jam, Bushehr, Iran with a 10,000 seating capacity. It is owned by the PSEEZ (Pars Special Energy Economic Zone).
The table below shows the achievements of the club in various competitions.
|2010–11||2nd Division||5th/Group A||Did not qualify|
|2011–12||9th/Group A||Did not qualify|
|2016–17||Azadegan League||1st||Round of 32||Promoted|
|2017–18||Iran Pro League||5th||Round of 32|
|2018–19||12th||Round of 16|
|2019–20||15th||Round of 32||Relegated|
- Azadegan League:
- Winners (1): 2016–17
First team squadEdit
- As of 29 July 2020.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.