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List of the best soccer players from Iran. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Iran, along with photos when available. This list of best Iranian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Iranian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Everything from Bakhtiar Rahmani to Mohammad Sahimi is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Iranian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Iranian soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Iran in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Iranian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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320 85
Ali Karimi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Karimi Forward, Midfielder

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2
258 67
Mehdi Mahdavikia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehdi Mahdavikia Defender, Midfielder

3
249 70
Ali Daei is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Daei Forward

4
143 28
Sardar Azmoun is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

5
172 45
Ashkan Dejagah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ashkan Dejagah Forward, Midfielder

6
138 35
Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

7
128 34
Andranik Teymourian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Andranik Teymourian Midfielder

8
142 41
Khodadad Azizi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khodadad Azizi Forward

9
141 42
Reza Ghoochannejhad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

10
136 40
Karim Bagheri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Bagheri Midfielder

11
110 27
Nasser Hejazi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Nasser Hejazi Goalkeeper

12
181 67
Javad Nekounam is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Nekounam Midfielder

13
89 32
Ali Parvin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Parvin Midfielder

14
93 40
Vahid Hashemian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Hashemian Forward

15
85 37
Jalal Hosseini is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Jalal Hosseini Defender

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16
43 10
Sirous Ghayeghran is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Sirous Ghayeghran Midfielder

17
63 26
Hassan Rowshan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hassan Rowshan Forward

18
122 70
Farhad Majidi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farhad Majidi Forward

19
56 27
Yahya Golmohammadi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

20
62 32
Hamid Estili is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Estili Midfielder

21
47 21
Pejman Montazeri is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Pejman Montazeri Defender

22
89 55
Alireza Haghighi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Alireza Haghighi Goalkeeper

23
75 45
Khosro Heydari is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khosro Heydari Defender, Midfielder

24
36 14
Moharram Navidkia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Moharram Navidkia Midfielder

25
55 30
Ehsan Hajsafi is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ehsan Hajsafi Defender, Midfielder

26
50 26
Masoud Shojaei is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Masoud Shojaei Forward, Midfielder

27
41 19
Farshad Pious is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farshad Pious Forward

28
51 28
Karim Ansarifard is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Ansarifard Forward, Midfielder

29
94 64
Mehdi Rahmati is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehdi Rahmati Goalkeeper

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30
38 18
Andranik Eskandarian is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

31
43 23
Afshin Peyrovani is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Afshin Peyrovani Defender

32
63 41
Mehrdad Pooladi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrdad Pooladi Defender, Midfielder

33
32 16
Javad Kazemian is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Kazemian Forward, Midfielder

34
36 20
Vahid Talebloo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Talebloo Goalkeeper

35
25 11
Mohammad Panjali is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Panjali Defender

36
58 41
Mojtaba Jabbari is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mojtaba Jabbari Midfielder

37
38 24
Pejman Jamshidi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Pejman Jamshidi Midfielder

38
49 35
Mohammad Reza Khalatbari is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Reza Khalatbari Forward, Midfielder

39
29 17
Hossein Kaebi is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hossein Kaebi Defender, Midfielder

40
34 23
Omid Alishah is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

41
21 11
Rahman Rezaei is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Rahman Rezaei Defender

42
23 14
Mehrzad Madanchi is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrzad Madanchi Midfielder

43
10 2
Maryam Irandoost is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

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44
21 13
Mohammad Nouri is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Nouri Midfielder

45
21 13
Mohammad Nosrati is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Nosrati Defender

46
19 12
Javad Zarincheh is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Zarincheh Defender

47
24 17
Afshin Ghotbi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

48
26 19
Hamid Derakhshan is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Derakhshan Midfielder

49
34 27
Omid Ebrahimi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Omid Ebrahimi Midfielder

50
11 5
Reza Ahadi is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Reza Ahadi Midfielder