Tehran football derby ignites passions in Iran

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This  year a woman will join the refereeing team for a men's match for first time in Iran. AFP
This year a woman will join the refereeing team for a men's match for first time in Iran. AFP
Excitement is running high among fans of Tehran's two football giants before Wednesday's derby between Persepolis and Esteghlal whose long-running rivalry has ignited passions in sports and politics for decades.