Name: Taha Surname: Shariati Date of birth: 03/03/2000 Place of birth: Tehran, Iran Nationality: Iran Height: 187cm Weight: 73kg Best foot: Right 1° position: Centre Back Club: Saipa FC (Iran) Contract: 30/06/2020 Transfer fee request:
Story Taha Shariati started his youth career with Moghavemat Tehran before his transfer to Esteghlal U21 in the summer of 2016 . In the summer of 2017 he moved to Saipa FC where he played 4 games. In one of his professional games with Saipa he was nominated as the best Centre Back of the week. With the National Team Taha found his international success. He played with U16 during the AFC U-16 Championship of 2014 where he was at the end the best Centre Back of the tournament where Iran reached final. He was a key element that helped Iran in get qualification to U17 World Cup. During the World Cup he leaded the team to the quarter finals, after having beaten Top National Teams like Germany (4:0) and Mexico (2:1). He was one of the best centre back of the tournament and also scored one goal.
Description Shariati is an aggressive and competitive centre back against whom opponent's strikers have always hard times. He is a leader, able to lead his teammates to the victory. He is very strong in the air challenges and on the ground. He has a good speed and a good technique. He has personality and, most of all, he is able to anticipate opponent's striker and proceed the run to opponent's penalty area.