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Persepolis Football Club
Full namePersepolis Tehran Football Club
Nickname(s)ارتش سرخ (The Red Army)
سرخ پوشان (The Reds)
FoundedDecember 1963[1][2]
GroundAzadi Stadium
West Tehran
(capacity: 100,000[2][3])
OwnerMinistry of Youth Affairs and Sports
ChairmanMohammad Rouyanian
ManagerYahya Golmohammadi
LeagueIran Pro League
2011–12Iran Pro League, 12th
WebsiteClub home page
Home colours
Away colours
Third colours
Current season

Persepolis Football Club (Persian: باشگاه فوتبال پرسپولیس, pronounced Perspolis) is an Iranian football club based in Tehran, Iran. While the original name of the club is Persepolis, it is also called Piroozi (meaning victory) in Iran.