Retired left back who rose to fame for playing his club career internationally, including for Sturm Graz between 1998-2001. He won the Austrian Bundesliga title at the conclusion of the 1998-1999 season.
He made his pro debut in 1994 for PAS Tehran F.C. He previously played in the youth academy of Atash Neshani.
He played for the Iranian national soccer squad at the 1998 FIFA World Cup. He won the 1999 Austrian Cup with SK Sturm Graz.
He was originally born and raised in Tehran, Iran.
He played against Jurgen Klinsmann during Iran's run at the 1998 FIFA World Cup.