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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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329 90
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
264 69
Mehdi Mahdavikia is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehdi Mahdavikia Defender, Midfielder

3
152 28
Sardar Azmoun is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Sardar Azmoun

4
260 72
Ali Daei is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Daei Forward

5
177 47
Ashkan Dejagah is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ashkan Dejagah Forward, Midfielder

6
140 35
Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

7
133 34
Andranik Teymourian is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Andranik Teymourian Midfielder

8
146 42
Reza Ghoochannejhad is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran

9
143 41
Khodadad Azizi is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khodadad Azizi Forward

10
142 41
Karim Bagheri is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Bagheri Midfielder

11
113 27
Nasser Hejazi is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Nasser Hejazi Goalkeeper

12
188 67
Javad Nekounam is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Nekounam Midfielder

13
92 33
Ali Parvin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ali Parvin Midfielder

14
88 37
Jalal Hosseini is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Jalal Hosseini Defender

15
95 42
Vahid Hashemian is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Hashemian Forward

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16
45 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
126 72
Farhad Majidi is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farhad Majidi Forward

19
50 21
Pejman Montazeri is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Pejman Montazeri Defender

20
57 27
Yahya Golmohammadi is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Yahya Golmohammadi Defender

21
62 32
Hamid Estili is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Estili Midfielder

22
77 45
Khosro Heydari is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Khosro Heydari Defender, Midfielder

23
91 56
Alireza Haghighi is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Alireza Haghighi Goalkeeper

24
38 15
Moharram Navidkia is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Moharram Navidkia Midfielder

25
42 19
Farshad Pious is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Farshad Pious Forward

26
53 28
Karim Ansarifard is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Karim Ansarifard Forward, Midfielder

27
55 30
Ehsan Hajsafi is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ehsan Hajsafi Defender, Midfielder

28
51 27
Masoud Shojaei is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Masoud Shojaei Forward, Midfielder

29
96 65
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
64 42
Mehrdad Pooladi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrdad Pooladi Defender, Midfielder

33
38 20
Vahid Talebloo is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Vahid Talebloo Goalkeeper

34
62 41
Mojtaba Jabbari is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mojtaba Jabbari Midfielder

35
32 17
Javad Kazemian is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Kazemian Forward, Midfielder

36
25 11
Mohammad Panjali is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Panjali Defender

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

38
30 17
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
Omid Alishah

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

42
11 3
Maryam Irandoost is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Maryam Irandoost

43
20 12
Javad Zarincheh is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Javad Zarincheh Defender

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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
23 15
Mehrzad Madanchi is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mehrzad Madanchi Midfielder

46
35 27
Omid Ebrahimi is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Omid Ebrahimi Midfielder

47
8 1
Ferydoon Zandi is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Ferydoon Zandi Midfielder

48
21 14
Mohammad Nosrati is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Mohammad Nosrati Defender

49
26 19
Hamid Derakhshan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Iran
Hamid Derakhshan Midfielder

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