| Ali Karimi|
| (1994-02-11) 11 February 1994 (age 21)|Ali Karimi (footballer, born 1994) Wikipedia
Ali Karimi (Persian: علی کریمی, born 11 February 1994), is an Iranian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Iranian club Sepahan in the Iran Pro League.
He joined Sepahan in the summer of 2012. From 2010 to 2012, he was a member of Sepahan under-19 football team. Karimi made his first league appearance in the 2013–14 season. He won the Persian Gulf Pro League with Sepahan in the 2014–15 season.
On 1 July 2016, Karimi joined Croatian champions Dinamo Zagreb on a five-year contract for a reported US$400,000 transfer fee. He is the first Iranian to play in Croatian Prva HNL. Karimi made his pre–season debut on 2 July 2016, coming on as a second-half substitute against Romanian club CS Pandurii Târgu Jiu.
Karimi made his league debut on 13 August 2016, coming on as second half substitute in a 2–1 victory against Inter Zapresic. He made his second appearance with the first team on 25 October 2016 in a 2–1 victory against Bjelovar in the Croatian Cup.
After only making one league appearance for Dinamo, in January of 2017 Karimi joined Lokomotiva on a 6 month loan deal.
Karimi joined Dinamo Zagreb's feeder club Lokomotiva in January of 2017 on a 6 month loan. He finally got a chance to show off his power and control in the midfield as he started 6 games for Lokomotiva, set up multiple goals and scored his first goal in the Croatian league for the NK Lokomotiva on 26 April 2017 in a 1–0 league victory against Istra 1961.As of 30 November 2016
He was invited to Iran U-23 training camp by Nelo Vingada in preparation for Incheon 2014 and 2016 AFC U-22 Championship (Summer Olympic qualification). He was named for the Iran U23 and on the final roster for Incheon 2014.
Karimi was called up to the national team in March 2014, but did not play a game. He was called up again to the senior Iran squad for a 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against India in September 2015. He made his debut against Papua Guinea on 10 November 2016 in a friendly match.Sepahan
Hazfi Cup (1): 2012–13
Persian Gulf Pro League (1): 2014–15
WAFF U23 Championship (1): 2015