Toofan Harirod F.C.

Toofan Harirod (Persian: توفان هریرود, which translates to storm of the Harirod) is a professional football team from Afghanistan.[1] They play in the Afghan Premier League. It was founded in August 2012, by the creation of Afghan Premier League and its players were chosen through a casting-show called Maidan-E-Sabz (Green Field). Based in the city of Herat, the club represents provinces of Herat, Farah, Ghor and Badghis in the western region of Afghanistan.

Toofan Harirod
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Full nameToofan Harirod F.C.
Nickname(s)Harirod Storm
Founded2012; 10 years ago (2012)
GroundHerat Stadium, Herat
ManagerYousef Mohandeszada
LeagueAfghan Premier League

Toofan Harirod became champions of the first season of Premier League, defeating Simorgh Alborz 2–1, in final of the 2012 Afghan Premier League. They earned their second and third title against Shaheen Asmayee in final of the 2018 Afghan Premier League and 2019 Afghan Premier League through extra time, by score of 1–0.

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Champions (3): 2012, 2018, 2019

Runners-up (1): 2021

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Toofan Harirod". afghanpremierleague.com. 1 August 2016. Retrieved 13 December 2017.