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Reza Shekari

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Place of birth  Tehran, Iran
Name  Reza Shekari
Playing position  Midfielder
2015–  Zob Ahan
2014–2015  Moghavemat Tehran
Height  1.87 m
Number  24
Role  Footballer

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Full name  Reza Shekari Ghezelghieh
Date of birth  (1998-05-31) 31 May 1998 (age 17)

Current team  Zob Ahan Isfahan F.C.

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Reza Shekari Qezel Qayah (Persian: رضا شکاري قزلقيه‎‎; born May 31, 1998) is an Iranian football midfielder who plays for FC Rubin Kazan in the Russian Premier League.


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In 2015, Shekari was named by The Guardian as one of the best 50 young talents in world football. He is of Qashqai Turkic background.

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Zob Ahan

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Shekari joined Zob Ahan in summer 2015 when he signed a 3-year contract with this Isfahani side. He made his debut for Zob Ahan in 2nd fixtures of 2015–16 Persian Gulf Pro League against Sepahan while he substituted in for Mehdi Rajabzadeh. Shekari scored his first professional goal on 4 November 2015 in a 2–0 Hazfi Cup victory against Persepolis.

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After a good season with Zob Ahan, Shekari joined Swiss club FC Basel on a one-week trial in May 2016.

Rubin Kazan

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On 31 August 2017, he signed a contract with the Russian Premier League side FC Rubin Kazan, joining compatriot Sardar Azmoun at the club.


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Shekari was part of Iran U17 during 2013 to 2014. He made 8 official appearances for Iran U17 and scored 5 times.


He was invited to Iran U20 by Amir Hossein Peyrovani in 2014. He represented Iran in the AFC U19 Championships in which Iran reached the semi finals and qualified for the World Cup. Shekari scored three goals during the 2017 FIFA U-20 World Cup.


In June 2015, he was invited to the Iran U23 training camp by Mohammad Khakpour.

Personal life

Reza was born in Tehran.

Club career statistics

As of 7 August 2015


Zob Ahan
  • Hazfi Cup (1): 2015–16
  • Iranian Super Cup (1): 2016
  • References

    Reza Shekari Wikipedia