Ali Daei, the current head coach of Tehran based club Rah Ahan, said he has not received any offer for Persepolis FC post.
“I have not received any offer from the board of Persepolis FC and we have not talked about the post until now.” Ali Daei said about the recent published rumors.
The Portuguese head coach of Persepolis FC, Manuel Jose, was not successful in the first seven games of the campaign and he has upset fans and managers. On 3 July 2012, Manuel Jose was named as Persepolis’s head coach and signs a one year contract with the club. Manuel Jose replaces Mustafa Denizli who resigned as Persepolis head coach on June 2012 due to personal reasons. Base on some reports Manuel Jose’s wage is estimated more than $2 million for only one season.
Ali Daei has a fantastic fan base between Persepolis’s fans and even managers. Daei has won Iran’s Hazfi Cup twice with Persepolis FC.