TEHRAN, July 6 (Xinhua) -- Rio Ave has confirmed that several European clubs have shown interest in signing Iranian forward Mehdi Taremi, Persian Football reported on Monday.
Taremi has scored 16 goals for Rio Ave in the current season so far.
"There are several clubs that are interested," Antonio da Silva Campos, president of Rio Ave, was quoted as saying.
"We wait until the end of the season then will decide the fate of the player. The truth is that there is strong competition for the Iranian international, who has another year of contract with the team."