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The Beautifootball Prize The Beautifootball Prize

The Beautifootball prize was awarded to the best iranian footballers of the year from painter of the Iranian Football Association. The prize was awarded to Alireza Jahanbakhsh, Eredivisie top scorer: 2017–18 of Netherland Leauge, for his beautiful and impressive Performance. Mahmoud Tabrizi donates these Prizes with their paintings to the best footballers in order to share beautiful moments.



Alireza Jahanbakhsh (Persian: علیرضا جهانبخش‎, born 11 August 1993) is an Iranian professional footballer who plays as a winger and attacking midfielder for Eredivisie side AZ Alkmaar and the Iranian national team. He represented Iran at the 2014 FIFA World Cup and the 2015 AFC Asian Cup. Jahanbakhsh also represented Iran at the U20 and U23 levels.

In 2014 Jahanbakhsh was voted the second greatest young talent of the 2013–14 Eredivisie season.In the 2017–18 Eredivisie season, Jahanbakhsh scored 21 league goals and became the first Asian player to become top scorer in a major European league

Honours

Club

NEC

AZ

International

Iran U20

Individual

  • AFF U-19 Youth Championship: 2012 (4 goals)
  • Eerste Divisie First Period Player of the Season: 2014–15
  • Eerste Divisie Best Player of the Season (Gouden Stier): 2014–15
  • Eredivisie top scorer: 2017–18 (21 goals)

    Style of play

    Jahanbakhsh has been compared to Iranian legend Mehdi Mahdavikia. He has been praised for his assisting ability and has been described as a technically gifted player who is able to use both feet. In Holland, Jahanbakhsh established himself as a dangerous and pacy player.[63] In several interviews Jahanbakhsh revealed his life time dream is to play in Bundesliga, although there is huge interest in him from Italian and English sides declaring that as a kid he grew up watching his idols Ali Daei, Ali Karimi and Vahid Hashemian play for Bayern Munich and Mehdi Mahdavikia for Hamburger SV

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