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2009 FIVB Men's Grand Champions Cup
Osaka - Nagoya, Japan
18 - 23 November 2009

 
 
 IRI / Iran - Team Composition

 
Team manager KHOSHKHABAR Amir
Head coach MADANI GHAREHLAR Hossein
Assistant coach ATAEI NOURI Behrouz
Doctor FARHADI Ali
Therapist / trainer AFSHARDOUST Mahmoud
Journalist
 
  No. Name Lastname Shirt Name Birthdate Height Weight Spike Block Club
  1 Adel Gholami A. Gholami 9/02/1986 195 88 341 330 KALLEH
  2   Javad MOHAMMADNEJADI R. J. MOHAMMADNEJADI 22/03/1985 202 83 343 327 FOULAD UROMIA
  L 3 Mohammad Reza Hosseini Pouya M.R. Hosseini 23/08/1994 194 83 320 313 Saipa
  4   Mir Saeid Marouflakrani S. Marouf 20/10/1985 189 81 331 311 SHAHRDARI Urmia
  5 Mansour Zadvan M. ZADVAN 6/01/1987 202 90 350 327 AZAD UNIVERSITY
  6   Seyed Mohammad Mousavi Eraghi M. Mousavi 22/08/1987 203 86 362 344 KALLEH
  7 Hamzeh Zarini H. Zarini 18/10/1985 198 98 351 330 KALLEH
  L 8   Ahsanollah Shirkavand A. SHIRKAVAND 18/03/1981 180 75 300 296 PAYKAN
  C 9 Alireza Nadi A. Nadi 2/09/1980 200 90 334 320 Kaleh
  10   Mohssen ANDALIB M. ANDALIB 17/07/1983 191 83 336 307 Paykan
  11 Arash Sadeghiany A. SADEGHIANY 15/02/1985 191 90 347 327 PETROSHIMI
  12   Farhad NAZARI AFSHAR F. NAZARI 22/05/1984 195 85 345 331 SAIPA
  13 Mehdi MAHDAVI M. MAHDAVI 13/02/1984 190 82 330 315 Paykan
  14   Arash KESHAVARZI A. KESHAVARZI 16/02/1987 198 91 320 305 AZAD UNIVERSITY
  15 Arash KAMALVAND A. KAMALVAND 11/05/1989 201 91 345 325 SAIPA
  L 16   Abdolreza ALIZADEH GH. A. ALIZADEH 19/02/1987 183 80 319 290 PEGAH
  17 Rahman Davoodi R. Davoodi 18/02/1988 195 95 348 328 PAYKAN
  18   Mohammad MOHAMMAD KAZEM M. M. KAZEM 28/09/1985 200 92 350 323 Paykan
  19 Farhad Ghaemi F. Ghaemi 28/08/1989 197 73 355 335 KALLEH
  20   Farhad Salafzoon F. Salafzoon 6/12/1992 200 81 320 313 Kaleh
 C=Captain  L=Libero
 
Team profile


8th in 1989 in the Asian Championship in SEOUL (KOREA)

7th place in 1991 in the Asian Championship in Perth (AUSTRALIA)

Since .1993 the IRANIAN National Senior Men’s Team has been usually one of the top team at the continental level .

5th place in the Asian Championship in THAILAND 1993 .

4th place in the Asian Championship in KOREA 1995 .

5th place in the Asian Games in HIROSHIMA (JAPAN) 1994 .

In April of that year our National Sr.Team’s players were selected by the Federation to participate in the 9th Asian Sr.Men’s Championship of 1997 in QATAR . Event though some of the players were newly chosen from different clubs , our team took part in Q/T of world & stood in the second place . Then we went to the world S.R.Men’s Championship of 1998 Sapporo (JAPAN) and ranked 19th there .

5th place in the Asian Championship in KOREA 2001 .

2nd Place in the Asian Games 2002 in BUSAN-KOREA .

3rd Place in the Asian Championship in China 2003 .

Defeating Australia , Japan , Korea , and Algeria in the 2004 WOQT in japan .

6th place in Asian Championship in Thailand 2005 .

1st Place in the 1st Islamic Solidarity Games Saudi Arabia 2005 .

5th Place in the Asian Championship in Indonesia 2007.

1st Place in the AVC Cup in Thailand 2008 .

The present team benefits from the youngster players . under the leadership of the young head coach , Hossein Madani .

 

 

Coach profile

Hossein Maadani is a former Iranian National Team player, joining the squad in 1987 and taking part in the Asian Games in Hiroshima, Japan in 1994.

Before being named head coach of the Men’s National Team in 2008, Maadani played for the following clubs: Esteglal , Seda Sima,Bank Keshavarzi, Bonyad Shahid, Homa, Fat'h , Peykan and Daneshgah Azad.

Maadani was born on May 7, 1971 and has a degree in chemical engineering.

 

 

   
 

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