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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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Ali Karimi is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Karimi Forward, Midfielder

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+ - 252 67
Mehdi Mahdavikia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehdi Mahdavikia Defender, Midfielder

3
+ - 243 69
Ali Daei is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Daei Forward

4
+ - 140 28
Sardar Azmoun is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

5
+ - 170 44
Ashkan Dejagah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ashkan Dejagah Forward, Midfielder

6
+ - 136 34
Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

7
+ - 135 38
Karim Bagheri is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Bagheri Midfielder

8
+ - 140 41
Khodadad Azizi is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khodadad Azizi Forward

9
+ - 139 41
Reza Ghoochannejhad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

10
+ - 124 34
Andranik Teymourian is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Andranik Teymourian Midfielder

11
+ - 107 26
Nasser Hejazi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Nasser Hejazi Goalkeeper

12
+ - 178 67
Javad Nekounam is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Nekounam Midfielder

13
+ - 85 32
Ali Parvin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Parvin Midfielder

14
+ - 92 39
Vahid Hashemian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Hashemian Forward

15
+ - 82 37
Jalal Hosseini is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Jalal Hosseini Defender

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+ - 42 10
Sirous Ghayeghran is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Sirous Ghayeghran Midfielder

17
+ - 122 68
Farhad Majidi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farhad Majidi Forward

18
+ - 60 26
Hassan Rowshan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hassan Rowshan Forward

19
+ - 55 26
Yahya Golmohammadi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

20
+ - 61 31
Hamid Estili is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Estili Midfielder

21
+ - 46 20
Pejman Montazeri is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Pejman Montazeri Defender

22
+ - 75 43
Khosro Heydari is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khosro Heydari Defender, Midfielder

23
+ - 89 54
Alireza Haghighi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Alireza Haghighi Goalkeeper

24
+ - 35 13
Moharram Navidkia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Moharram Navidkia Midfielder

25
+ - 41 18
Farshad Pious is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farshad Pious Forward

26
+ - 51 26
Karim Ansarifard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Ansarifard Forward, Midfielder

27
+ - 54 29
Ehsan Hajsafi is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ehsan Hajsafi Defender, Midfielder

28
+ - 94 62
Mehdi Rahmati is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehdi Rahmati Goalkeeper

29
+ - 47 26
Masoud Shojaei is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Masoud Shojaei Forward, Midfielder

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+ - 42 22
Afshin Peyrovani is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Afshin Peyrovani Defender

31
+ - 36 18
Andranik Eskandarian is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

32
+ - 62 40
Mehrdad Pooladi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrdad Pooladi Defender, Midfielder

33
+ - 31 15
Javad Kazemian is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Kazemian Forward, Midfielder

34
+ - 25 10
Mohammad Panjali is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Panjali Defender

35
+ - 35 19
Vahid Talebloo is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Talebloo Goalkeeper

36
+ - 58 39
Mojtaba Jabbari is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mojtaba Jabbari Midfielder

37
+ - 38 23
Pejman Jamshidi is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Pejman Jamshidi Midfielder

38
+ - 29 16
Hossein Kaebi is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hossein Kaebi Defender, Midfielder

39
+ - 49 35
Mohammad Reza Khalatbari is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Reza Khalatbari Forward, Midfielder

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

41
+ - 23 13
Mehrzad Madanchi is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrzad Madanchi Midfielder

42
+ - 20 11
Rahman Rezaei is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Rahman Rezaei Defender

43
+ - 21 12
Mohammad Nouri is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Nouri Midfielder

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+ - 24 16
Afshin Ghotbi is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

45
+ - 26 18
Hamid Derakhshan is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Derakhshan Midfielder

46
+ - 9 2
Maryam Irandoost is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

47
+ - 20 13
Mohammad Nosrati is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Nosrati Defender

48
+ - 34 27
Omid Ebrahimi is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Omid Ebrahimi Midfielder

49
+ - 11 5
Reza Ahadi is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Reza Ahadi Midfielder

50
+ - 18 12
Javad Zarincheh is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Zarincheh Defender