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The Iranian Super Cup (Persian: سوپر جام ایران) is an Iranian association football trophy awarded to the winner of a match between the Persian Gulf Pro League's season champion and the winner of the Hazfi Cup. It is similar to numerous other Super Cup tournaments held in other countries.

Super Cup
Iranian Super Cup Logo.png
Founded2005
Region Iran
Number of teams2
Current championsPersepolis (3rd title)
Most successful club(s)Persepolis (3 titles)
Television broadcastersIRIB TV3, IRIB Varzesh
2019 Iranian Super Cup

The tournament was only held once in 2005 when Hazfi Cup champions Saba Battery defeated league champions Foolad 4–0.

The next edition of the Iranian Super Cup was planned to be played on 10 August 2007 between the 2006–07 league champions Saipa and the Hazfi Cup winners Sepahan but the match was cancelled. After Mehdi Taj was elected as Federation president in 2016, the Iranian Super Cup was restarted. Zob Ahan won the first Super Cup after its restart, beating 2015–16 Persian Gulf Pro League winners Esteghlal Khuzestan 4–2 after extra time. Next year Persepolis crowned Super Cup by beating Naft Tehran in Azadi Stadium.

Participating clubsEdit

In the normal circumstances, following clubs participate:

  • Defending Persian Gulf Pro League Champions
  • Defending Hazfi Cup winners

If a team also be the Persian Gulf Pro League and Hazfi Cup champion, they will become the Super Cup champion.

Competition formatEdit

WinnersEdit

KeyEdit

Persian Gulf Pro League champions
Hazfi Cup winners
Winners of both Persian Gulf Pro League and Hazfi Cup

FinalsEdit

Year Team 1 Score Team 2 Venue Attendance
2002 No competition. Persepolis (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Esteghlal (Hazfi Cup)
2003 No competition. Sepahan (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Zob Ahan (Hazfi Cup)
2004 No competition. PAS (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Sepahan (Hazfi Cup)
2005 Saba 4–0 Foolad Dastgerdi Stadium 2,000
2006 No competition. Esteghlal (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Sepahan (Hazfi Cup)
2007 No competition. Saipa (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Sepahan (Hazfi Cup)
2008 No competition. Persepolis (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Esteghlal (Hazfi Cup)
2009 No competition. Esteghlal (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Zob Ahan (Hazfi Cup)
2010 No competition. Sepahan (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Persepolis (Hazfi Cup)
2011 No competition. Sepahan (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Persepolis (Hazfi Cup)
2012 No competition. Sepahan (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Esteghlal (Hazfi Cup)
2013 No competition. Esteghlal (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Sepahan (Hazfi Cup)
2014 No competition. Foolad (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Tractor Sazi (Hazfi Cup)
2015 No competition. Sepahan (Persian Gulf Pro League) – Zob Ahan (Hazfi Cup)
2016 Zob Ahan 4–2 Esteghlal Khuzestan Foolad Shahr Stadium 2,500
2017 Persepolis 3–0 Naft Tehran Azadi Stadium 40,000
2018 Persepolis 3–0
[note 1]
Esteghlal Azadi Stadium -
2019 Persepolis[4] - -

PerformancesEdit

Club Winners Runners-up % Wins Years won Years runners-up
Persepolis
3
0
100%
2017, 2018, 2019
Saba
1
0
100%
2005
Zob Ahan
1
0
100%
2016
Esteghlal
0
1
0%
2018
Esteghlal Khuzestan
0
1
0%
2016
Foolad
0
1
0%
2005
Naft Tehran
0
1
0%
2017

Performance by representativeEdit

Competition Winners
Persian Gulf Pro League winners 2
Hazfi Cup winners 2
Winners of both Persian Gulf Pro League and Hazfi Cup 1

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Awarded after Esteghlal refused to participate.[1][2][3]

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