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Published:June 13th, 2008 09:11 EST
The Americans Part Company with Persepolis

The Americans Part Company with Persepolis

By Suren Hossein

Afshin Ghotbi, Iranian- American football head coach, has parted company with Iran`s Professional League champion on Friday. 

Announcing this, Persepolis general manager said, "Our discussions with Ghotbi about the contract renewal remained inconclusive and at the moment we are focused on finding the best choice to head the team as soon as possible." 

Hamid Estili, Ghotbi`s assistant is Persepolis` priority, of course the managerial board will make the final decision about the team`s head coach, Habib Kashani added. 

Ghotbi ended Persepolis` five-year title drought within the last two last weeks.