Vahid Shamsaei

Vahid Shamsaei (Persian: وحید شمسايی‎, born 21 September 1975) is an Iranian retired futsal player and current coach. He was a Pivot and he scored 392 goals in international matches.

Vahid Shamsaei
Gianni Infantino in Tehran, 2018 09.jpg
Vahid Shamsaei and Gianni Infantino in Tehran
Personal information
Full name Vahid Shamsaei
Date of birth (1975-09-21) 21 September 1975 (age 45)
Place of birth Tehran, Iran
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position(s) Pivot
Club information
Current team
Giti Pasand Isfahan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2002 Peyman
2002–2003 Esteghlal
2003–2004 Lazio 11 (19)
2004–2005 Eram Kish Qom (38)
2005–2008 Tam Iran Khodro
2008–2011 Foolad Mahan
2011–2012 Giti Pasand (17)
2012–2013 Shenzhen Nanling
2013–2014 Dabiri Tabriz (15)
2014–2018 Tasisat Daryaei (55)
National team
1999–2017 Iran 189 (392)
Teams managed
2013–2014 Dabiri Tabriz (Player-coach)
2014–2018 Tasisat Daryaei (Player-coach)
2020– Giti Pasand Isfahan
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 September 2020
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 20 May 2015

Shamsaei has been named AFC Futsal Player of the Year on three occasions (2007, 2008 and 2015). He has also won eight AFC Futsal Championships with Iran. Shamsaei is regarded as the Ali Daei of futsal by the Asian Football Confederation.[1][2]

International careerEdit

He is the leading goalscorer for the national team, the seven time Top Goalscorer of the Asian Futsal Championship.[3]

On 19 May 2007 after scoring one goal against Japan in Iran's 4–1 victory in the final of the 2007 AFC Futsal Championship, he scored his 316th national goal. He is officially the world's Top Futsal Goalscorer with 82 goals ahead of Manoel Tobias of Brazil national futsal team, the previous holder of the title with 302 goals.

HonoursEdit

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Country
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Managerial careerEdit

StatisticsEdit

As of 21 August 2015
Team From To Record
G W D L GF GA +/- Win %
Tasisat Daryaei 2014 2018 57 35 14 8 185 110 +75 061.40

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://footballitarin.com/link_page.php?id=309488
  2. ^ http://footballitarin.com/link_page.php?id=309498
  3. ^ "New AFC futsal award will popularise game: Shamsaei". the-AFC.com. Archived from the original on June 23, 2007. Retrieved 15 November 2006.
  4. ^ "Vahid Shamsaei Wins AFC Futsal Player of the Year 2007". IranSportsPress.com. Retrieved 5 December 2007.
  5. ^ AFC Futsal Player of the Year 2015: Vahid Shamsaee
  6. ^ a b Top honours for evergreen Shamsaee
  7. ^ a b Hat-trick for Tasisat as Shamsaee scoops MVP, Top Scorer awards
  8. ^ 1st Asian Indoor Games - Bangkok 2005
  9. ^ "Iran wins the Men's Futsal title". Archived from the original on 2013-01-05. Retrieved 2012-05-02.
  10. ^ وحید شمسایی بهترین مربی فصل ۹۲ فوتسال ایران شد
  11. ^ وحید شمسایی بهترین مربی سال ۹۳ شد

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