Karim Ansarifard

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Karim Adil Ansarifard (Persian: کریم انصاری‌فرد‎; born 3 April 1990) is an Iranian professional footballer who plays as a forward for Greek club AEK Athens and the Iranian national team. His playing style and ability have drawn comparisons to Ali Daei (the coach who scouted him) and he has been named Daei's "successor".World Soccer selected Ansarifard as one of the best young talents in the world alongside Javier Hernández and Jack Wilshere. In January 2012, selected him as one of the players to watch in 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karim Ansarifard has received more than 580,373 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 35 in 2019). Karim Ansarifard is the 6,482nd most popular soccer player (down from 5,336th in 2019), the 372nd most popular biography from Iran (down from 308th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Iranian Soccer Player.

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  • 4.13

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  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among soccer players, Karim Ansarifard ranks 6,482 out of 16,923Before him are Ivan Obradović, Ryan Donk, Dietmar Kühbauer, Lucas Pratto, Ari, and Robert Verbeek. After him are Phil Thompson, Jérémie Bréchet, Ivan Ergić, Joan Verdú, Ángel Ortiz, and Paulo Figueiredo.

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Among people born in 1990, Karim Ansarifard ranks 220Before him are Mao Asada, Hong Jong-hyun, Rene Krhin, Josef Šural, Duje Čop, and Ranomi Kromowidjojo. After him are Gabriel Paulista, Laura Harrier, Rafael Cabral, Lewis Holtby, Lee Jong-hyun, and Romain Bardet.

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In Iran

Among people born in Iran, Karim Ansarifard ranks 372 out of 463Before him are Samira Makhmalbaf (1980), Azad (1973), Rahman Rezaei (1975), Reza Ghoochannejhad (1987), Saeed Jalili (1965), and Mohsen Namjoo (1976). After him are Behrang Safari (1985), Maryam Namazie (1966), Roya Hakakian (1966), Abdolmalek Rigi (1979), Hamid Estili (1967), and Masih Alinejad (1976).

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Among soccer players born in Iran, Karim Ansarifard ranks 21Before him are Masoud Shojaei (1984), Yahya Golmohammadi (1971), Ahmad Reza Abedzadeh (1966), Alireza Jahanbakhsh (1993), Rahman Rezaei (1975), and Reza Ghoochannejhad (1987). After him are Behrang Safari (1985), Hamid Estili (1967), Andranik Teymourian (1983), Alireza Beiranvand (1992), Jalal Hosseini (1982), and Mohammad Khakpour (1969).