Karim Ansarifard is an Iranian footballer who plays as a forward for Al-Sailiya and the Iranian national team. His playing style and ability have drawn comparisons to Ali Daei and he has been named Daei's "successor". World Soccer selected Ansarifard as one of the best young talents in the world alongside Javier Hernández and Jack Wilshere. In January 2012, FIFA.com selected him as one of the players to watch in 2012. Goal.com also chose him as one of the hottest 100 young football players in the world. Also in 2012, FIFA ranked him as the 48th best goalscorer in the world and second best in Asia.
About Karim Ansarifard
Center forward who joined Tractor Sazi in 2013 and became a member of the Iranian national team in 2009.
He debuted professionally for Saipa in 2007.
He scored 8 goals in 31 matches for Persepolis from 2012 to 2013.
He was born in Ardabil, Iran.
He and Ashkan Dejagah became teammates on the Iranian national team.
Information related to Karim Ansarifard
- Iranians in Spain - Iranians in Spain do not form a very large population, but they have a history going back for over a millennium. They are a part of the Iranian diaspora.
- Islamic Azad University Central Tehran Branch alumni
- Asian Games competitors for Iran
- Al-Sailiya SC players
- Saipa F.C. players
- Iranian Azerbaijani sportspeople
- Iranian expatriate footballers
- Persepolis F.C. players
- CA Osasuna players
- Panionios F.C. players
- Iran international footballers
- Olympiacos F.C. players
- Footballers at the 2010 Asian Games
- Expatriate footballers in Qatar