Persepolis extend coach Branko Ivankovic’s contract until 2020

Tehran Giant Persepolis announced that Croatian manager Branko Ivankovic contract has been extended for two years.

Former Iran manager has joined Persepolis in 2015 and won Iran Pro League twice in 3 full seasons with the Reds.

Ivankovic who was among football tribe awards 2017 Asia best managers, also led his team to AFC Champions League semi-final last season.

He was Iran manager between 2002 – 2006 and led Team Melli to 2006 world cup. His side also reached to 2004 AFC cup of nations semi-final in China.