The Most Famous

COACHES from Iran

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This page contains a list of the greatest Iranian Coaches. The pantheon dataset contains 471 Coaches, 1 of which were born in Iran. This makes Iran the birth place of the 50th most number of Coaches behind Montenegro, and Tunisia.

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The following people are considered by Pantheon to be the most legendary Iranian Coaches of all time. This list of famous Iranian Coaches is sorted by HPI (Historical Popularity Index), a metric that aggregates information on a biography’s online popularity.

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1. Afshin Ghotbi (b. 1964)

With an HPI of 43.92, Afshin Ghotbi is the most famous Iranian Coach.  His biography has been translated into 27 different languages on wikipedia.

Afshin Ghotbi (Persian: افشین قطبی, born 8 February 1964) is an Iranian-American football coach who works as head coach of Vancouver FC in the Canadian Premier League.


Pantheon has 1 people classified as Iranian coaches born between 1964 and 1964. Of these 1, 1 (100.00%) of them are still alive today. The most famous living Iranian coaches include Afshin Ghotbi.

Living Iranian Coaches

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