Iran men's national handball team


The Iran national handball team is the national handball team of Iran and is controlled by the IR Iran Handball Federation.

Iran
Information
NicknameTeam Melli
AssociationIRIHF
Colours
Home
Away
Results
World Championship
Appearances1 (First in 2015)
Best result21st (2015)
Asian Championship
Appearances14 (First in 1989)
Best result3rd (2014)
Last updated on Unknown.
Iran men's national handball team
Medal record
Asian Games
2010 GuangzhouTeam
2006 DohaTeam
Asian Championship
2014 Manama

Tournament records


World Championship

Asian Championship

Asian Games

West Asian Games

  • 2002 – 4th place
  • 2005 Silver Medal

Team


Current squad

The following players were called up for the 2018 Asian Men's Handball Championship.

Head coach: Alireza habibi

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
2 LW Mojtaba Heidarpour (1988-09-20) 20 September 1988 (age 32) 1.79 m Naft & Gaz Gachsaran
4 RW Milad Masaeli (1988-05-28) 28 May 1988 (age 33) 1.80 m Sang Ahan Bafgh Yazd
5 LB Shahoo Nosrati (1989-01-16) 16 January 1989 (age 32) 1.80 m Dunărea Călărași
6 LB Sajjad Esteki (1990-04-23) 23 April 1990 (age 31) 1.88 m Dinamo București
7 CB Pouya Norouzinejad (1994-06-23) 23 June 1994 (age 26) 1.85 m Kadetten Schaffhausen
8 P Alireza Mousavi (1990-04-27) 27 April 1990 (age 31) 1.98 m Dinamo București
9 P Mehdi Bijari (1983-12-05) 5 December 1983 (age 37) 1.90 m Sang Ahan Bafgh Yazd
12 GK Ali Rahimi Naft & Gaz Gachsaran
13 CB Allahkaram Esteki (1988-03-19) 19 March 1988 (age 33) 1.92 m Dinamo București
14 P Salaman Barbat (1990-03-16) 16 March 1990 (age 31) 1.89 m Mes Kerman
16 GK Mohsen Babasafari (1987-06-28) 28 June 1987 (age 33) 1.94 m Steaua București
19 RW Mohammad Ghasemi Naft & Gaz Gachsaran
20 LW Amin Kazemi (1988-05-07) 7 May 1988 (age 33) 1.83 m Shahrdari Kazeroun
23 GK Saeid Heidarirad (1990-09-22) 22 September 1990 (age 30) 1.92 m Dinamo București
24 LB Amin Yousefinejad (1996-01-11) 11 January 1996 (age 25) 1.96 m Espérance Sportive
33 CB Mehrdad Samsami (1991-02-26) 26 February 1991 (age 30) 1.92 m Naft & Gaz Gachsaran
37 RB Jalal Kiani (1989-09-28) 28 September 1989 (age 31) 1.83 m Sang Ahan Bafgh Yazd
44 LB Afshin Sadeghi (1993-03-25) 25 March 1993 (age 28) 1.81 m Beykoz

Former coaches

Past squads

  • Farid Alimoradi, Alireza Rabie Dolatabadi, Mostafa Sadati, Iman Ehsannejad, Hossein Shahabi, Ali Akbar Khoshnevis, Masoud Zohrabi, Peyman Sadeghi, Hojjat Rahshenas, Saeid Pourghasemi, Mohammad Reza Jafarnia, Hani Zamani, Mohammad Reza Rajabi, Allahkaram Esteki and Rasoul Dehghani. Head Coach: Yury Klimov

Notable players

References