Date of birth
6 September 1983
Place of birth
1.89 m (6 ft
2 in) 1⁄ 2
Iran U-23 8
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 18:02, 30 April 2014 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 17:57, 25 June 2014 (UTC)
Pejman Montazeri ( Persian: پژمان منتظری, born September 6, 1983) is an Iranian football player. He currently plays for Umm Salal SC in the Qatar Stars League and the Iranian national team. [1 ]
Club career [ edit ]
He was one of the exceptionally talented players in the
Foolad squad that won the Iran Pro League in 2005, Montazeri played for Foolad in the 2006 AFC Champions League group stage. [2 ]
Esteghlal [ edit ]
After Foolad was relegated to the
Azadegan League, Montazeri signed with Esteghlal. He had been a regular player for the team in his first two seasons, where he won the Iran Pro League and the Hazfi Cup. He extended his contract with Esteghlal until 2013 where he won the league title in the 2012–13 season. He also reached the semi-final of the Asian Champions League with Esteghlal.
Umm Salal [ edit ]
Montazeri transferred to
Umm Salal on 5 January 2014. When Montazeri joined Umm Salal, the club was in danger of relegation, but under the experience and leadership of Montazeri, Umm Salal avoided relegation and finished a solid 7th place.
Club career statistics [ edit ]
30 April 2014
International career [ edit ]
Pejman Montazeri was a member of
Iran U-23, participating in the 2006 Asian Games. He was called to the national team for World Cup 2014 qualification, 2015 AFC Asian Cup qualification and 2012 WAFF Championship by coach Carlos Queiroz. On 1 June 2014, he was called into Iran's 2014 FIFA World Cup squad by Carlos Queiroz. He played full 90 minutes in all three matches for Team Melli, where Iran eliminated in the group stage. [3 ]
International goals [ edit ]
Scores and results list Iran's goal tally first.
Personal life [ edit ]
His brother, Nadar Montazeri plays in the
Iranian national rugby team and his cousin, Roozbeh Madadi currently is a coach in the Iranian national football academy in Tehran.
Honours [ edit ]
Individual [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]