Fourteen of those detained were foreigners, police said, adding that the arrest could not be made "without the use of coercive means."
Women had been banned from stadiums when men's teams are playing since soon after the 1979 Islamic revolution. But 4,000 women's tickets were allocated for the World Cup qualifier between Iran and Cambodia.
There is no longer any need to choose between football and golf at the weekends. Footgolf – football played on the golf course – is one of the fastest growing sports worldwide.
A Europa League match at Luxembourg's Josy Barthel stadium was briefly suspended after a drone carrying the flag of a region disputed by Azerbaijan and Armenia flew onto the pitch.
Footgolf is one of the fastest growing sports worldwide and is a combination of football and golf, played on a golf course.
The football simulation game that has sold millions of copies is increasing its efforts to combat climate change in this new move.
Iranian women have been banned from stadiums since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, however FIFA said it expects to see 'positive developments' starting with Iran's next home game in October.
It was a victorious night for Paris Saint-Germain who beat Real Madrid 3-0 in their Champions League opener, as the group stage fixtures get underway.
He ignited the stadium where more than 30,000 fans gathered to welcome their idol.
Macron apologizes to Albania after wrong national anthem played at football match
Netherlands scored four times in 32 second-half minutes to secure a remarkable 4-2 comeback victory against hosts Germany in their Euro 2020 Group C qualifier on Friday.
The Netherlands take on Germany on Friday night in a qualifier for the Euro 2020 football championships.
Turkish football club Galatasaray have given a spectacular welcome to their new signing - Columbian striker Radamel Falcao
Former football player and coach Luis Enrique revealed on Twitter that his 9-year-old daughter passed away from a form of bone cancer.
French legend Cantona quoted from Shakespeare's King Lear in speech that left soccer stars in the audience visibly baffled.
Liverpool’s Virgil van Dijk and Lyon’s Lucy Bronze win UEFA’s player of the year awards
Holders Liverpool will face Liverpool Napoli, FC Salzburg and Genk.
Forget the customary open-topped bus, think more an armoured personnel carrier.
That was the vehicle of choice for Red Star Belgrade football players on Tuesday as they celebrated progressing to the Group Stage of the UEFA Champions League.
Bury FC have been expelled by the English Football League and local rivals have been given just 14 days to complete a buy out or meet the same fate.
This is the moment a football team scored a goal... without even touching the ball.
A football match in France was halted on Friday over what the country's equality minister described as homophobic chants.
The shortlist for the UEFA Player of the Year awards have been announced, with the winners to be named on Thursday, August 29.
A disgruntled football fan flew from South Korea to Sweden to confront Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo over his no-show in Seoul.
Emiliano Sala was exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide before the plane on which he was a passenger crashed into the sea, investigators said.
Fans and players competed in 'swamp soccer' on Saturday (August 10) in Dombrovka, 300km west of the Belarusian capital Minsk, as part of a local festival.
The world’s biggest football authorities, including the top divisions across Europe, have increased their efforts to stop illegal streaming