Mohammad Reza Heidarian

Mohammad Reza Heidarian (Persian: محمدرضا حیدریان‎, born February 17, 1974) is an Iranian retired futsal player and current coach. He was head coach of Iran national futsal team in a short time.[2]

Mohammad Reza Heidarian
Personal information
Full name Mohammad Reza Heidarian
Date of birth (1974-02-17) 17 February 1974 (age 46)
Place of birth Tehran, Iran
Height 5 ft 11 12 in (1.82 m)
Playing position(s) Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–2003 Esteghlal
2004–2005 Ceccano c5
2005–2007 Esteghlal
2007–2008 Qatar SC
2008–2009 Elmo Adab Mashhad
2009–2012 Persepolis
2012 Rah Sari
2013 Borna Khuzestan
National team
1999–2008 Iran
Teams managed
2007 Esteghlal[1]
2010–2011 Persepolis
2011 Iran
2011–2012 Persepolis
2012 Rah Sari
2013 U 23 Iran
2013 Borna Khuzestan
2016–2017 Yasin Pishro
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 July 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 August 2016

He was a striker for Esteghlal, Ceccano, Qatar SC, Elmo Adab Mashhad, Persepolis and was the captain of Iran national futsal team.

He has been awarded the most valuable player of the Asian Futsal Championship.[3]

Heidarian played for Ceccano Calcio a 5, a Serie A2 futsal side based in the small town of Ceccano. He was highly successful at the club and was selected as captain of the club in the 2004-05 season.

Following Iran's success in the 2008 AFC Futsal Championship, Heidarian decided to bid farewell from international futsal and retired from the national side.

Managerial careerEdit

Iran National Futsal TeamEdit

Heydarian was suggested to Iran football federation by Mohammad Nazemasharieh, current head coach of Iran national futsal team to join his team, and became coach of National team on 30 of June 2020 by decision of futsal and beach football technical committee of Iran Football Federation.[4]




Notes and referencesEdit

  1. ^ "حیدریان سرمربیگری تیم فوتسال استقلال را پذیرفت". 1 July 2007. Retrieved 6 July 2016.
  2. ^ heidarian becomes head coach of national futsal team
  3. ^ "Iran continue futsal reign". PersianLeague. Archived from the original on 2006-10-23. Retrieved 2006-11-22.
  4. ^ حیدریان مربی تیم ملی فوتسال شد, varzesh 3 website, 30 June 2020

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
  Vahid Shamsaei
AFC Futsal Championship MVP
Succeeded by
  Kenichiro Kogure