There are overall 18 teams that compete for the title every year between August and June. Sofascore tracks live football scores and Azadegan League table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 22/23 season, among the most popular teams in Azadegan League for online searches are Sanat Mes Kerman, Fajr Sepasi FC, Baadraan Tehran. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in Iran.
Competition format of Azadegan League
The first edition of the Azadegan League took place in 1991 when the first league winner was PAS Tehran . The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. The best teams are promoted to the Persian Gulf Pro League. In 22/23 Khalij Fars Mahshahr, Esteghlal Mollasani, Darya Babol, Vanpars, Chador Malu Yazd were promoted to the Azadegan League. Fajr Sepasi FC, Shahr Khodro Khorasan were relegated to Azadegan League for the 22/23 season. Each team plays overall 308 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorer in the Azadegan League 21/22 season was Peyman Ranjbari with 16 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 1.96 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Esteghlal Khuzestan with the total capacity of 38,900.
TV partners and official organization
The largest TV partner for Azadegan League is IRIB. The organization that is in charge of the league is FFIRI.
Top 8 important questions about Azadegan League
#1 What rank of competition is Azadegan League in Iran?
Azadegan League is the level 2 division in Iran.
#2 How many rounds are played each season in Azadegan League?
Overall 34 rounds are played in Azadegan League each season.
#3 How many goals are scored on average in Azadegan League in 22/23?
The average number of goals in Azadegan League is 1.96 per game in 22/23.
#4 Is there a playoff round in Azadegan League after the regular season?
There isn't a playoff competition after the regular season in Azadegan League.
#5 When does the Azadegan League start and when does it finish?
The Azadegan League usually starts in August and ends in June.
#6 Which teams were relegated from Azadegan League for the season 22/23?
The relegated teams from Azadegan League in 22/23 season are Fajr Sepasi FC, Shahr Khodro Khorasan.
#7 Which teams were promoted to the Azadegan League in 22/23 season?
The promoted teams to Azadegan League in 22/23 season are Khalij Fars Mahshahr, Esteghlal Mollasani, Darya Babol, Vanpars, Chador Malu Yazd.
#8 How many groups are there in Azadegan League competition?
The teams in Azadegan League are placed in 3 groups.