Alireza Faghani

1978 - Today

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Alireza Faghani (Persian: عليرضا فغانى; born 21 March 1978) is an Iranian international football referee who has been officiating in the Persian Gulf Pro League for several seasons and has been on the FIFA list since 2008. Faghani has refereed important matches such as the 2014 AFC Champions League Final, the 2015 AFC Asian Cup Final, the 2015 FIFA Club World Cup Final, the 2016 Olympic football final match. He has refereed matches in the 2017 Liga 1, 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia and the 2019 AFC Asian Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alireza Faghani has received more than 215,967 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia. Alireza Faghani is the 64th most popular referee (down from 61st in 2019), the 404th most popular biography from Iran (down from 358th in 2019) and the most popular Referee.

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  • 28

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 3.94

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.20

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Among referees, Alireza Faghani ranks 64 out of 107Before him are Stéphane Lannoy, Alberto Undiano Mallenco, Danny Makkelie, Mark Clattenburg, Carlos Eugênio Simon, and Djamel Haimoudi. After him are Peter Fröjdfeldt, Mark Geiger, Felix Zwayer, Michael Hester, Bibiana Steinhaus, and Joel Aguilar.

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Among people born in 1978, Alireza Faghani ranks 350Before him are Tomas Danilevičius, Glennis Grace, Caroline Dhavernas, Kurt Nilsen, Amir Arison, and Mini Andén. After him are Céline Bara, Andriy Vorobey, David Krumholtz, Josie Maran, K'naan, and Teddy Park.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Alireza Faghani ranks 404 out of 528Before him are Karim Bagheri (1974), Fatemeh Rahbar (1964), Ashkan Dejagah (1986), Iraj Danaeifard (1951), Yahya Golmohammadi (1971), and Jasmin Tabatabai (1967). After him are Laleh (1982), Mehdi Taremi (1992), Hossein Shahabi (1967), Masoud Shojaei (1984), Mohammad Reza Golzar (1977), and Saeed Jalili (1965).

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Among REFEREES In Iran

Among referees born in Iran, Alireza Faghani ranks 1