Nader Dastneshan

Nader Dastneshan (Persian: نادر دست نشان‎, born on 24 May 1960 in Qa'em Shahr) is a retired Iranian football player and now a coach.

Nader Dastneshan
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Personal information
Full name Nader Dastneshan
Date of birth (1960-05-24) May 24, 1960 (age 60)
Place of birth Qa'em Shahr, Iran
Playing position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1980–1993 Nassaji Mazandaran
Teams managed
2004–2005 Payam Mashhad
2005–2006 Shahid Ghandi
2006–2007 Mes Kerman
2006–2007 Shahrdari Bandar Abbas
2007–2008 Pegah
2008–2009 Steel Azin
2009–2010 Naft Tehran
2010 Aboomoslem
2011 Sanat Sari
2011–2012 Shahrdari Arak
2012–2013 Saipa Shomal
2013–2015 Nassaji Mazandaran
2015 Machine Sazi
2015–2017 Sanat Naft
2017 Khooneh be Khooneh
2017–2018 Malavan
2018–2019 Mes Kerman
2019 Sepidrood Rasht
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Early lifeEdit

He was born on 24 May 1960 in Qa'em Shahr, Mazandaran Province. His father Azerbaijani[1] was from Tabriz and his mother was from Sari. He has three sisters and five brothers which he is last son of the family. At beginning of football, he was a goalkeeper but later he became Midfielder.[2]

Club careerEdit

He was started his career in Nasaji Mazandaran and was in club until his retirement in 1993.

Coaching careerEdit

He studied about coaching techniques in FIFA and received a degree by AFC for coaching.[3] He became assistant coach to Carlo Soldoy, Italian head coach of Iran under-20 national football team in 1997. Iran U-20 became fourth in AFC Asian Cup at that year. He coached in many Iranian clubs and he is known as a manager that upgrades teams to Division 1 of Iranian football but he doesn't managed for more than one year in each club.[4]


Mes Kerman
Pegah Gilan
Steel Azin
Naft Tehran
Sanat Naft