Sardar Azmoun

by Rob 05 Mar,2018
Sardar Azmoun
Body Stats
Height 6 Feet 1 Inch
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Sardar Azmoun
  • Famous Name Sardar Azmoun
  • Father Khalil Azmoun
  • Salary €1.9 million
  • Nationality Iranian
  • Ethnicity Gonbad-e Kavus, Iran
  • Currently Working For National Team of Iran and Rubin Kazan
  • Currently Married No
  • Children No
  • Girlfriend No
  • Tatto(s) Yes

Sardar Azmoun is a professional football player from Iran who currently plays as a striker for the National Team of Iran and Russian professional club  Rubin Kazan. The 23-year-old footballer has played for many clubs that include Sepahan, Rostov etc.

Azmoun has scored international goals in numerous competitions like 2015 AFC Asian Cup, 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification etc. He is the fifth highest goalscorer for the National Team of Iran.

Sardar Azmoun’s Early Life

Sardar Azmoun was born on January 1, 1995, in Gonbad-e Kavus.  His father Khalil Azmoun, a former international volleyball player, belongs to a Sunni Family of Iranian Turkmen origin. His father has coached many teams such as Golgohar Sirjan and Javaheri Gonbad VC.

Sardar Azmoun’s Net Worth

AS a well-known figure, Azmoun is a brand ambassador of Neffos X1 Lite, The BadoFoo through which he gets paid the good sum of money. He received a $10,000 cheque from Neffos .

Azmoun currently plays for FC Rubin Kazan through which he gets €1.9 million as a yearly salary. Looking towards his salary his net worth is no less than millions.

 

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Azmoun has some expensive cars but he hasn't revealed the model of his fancy car. He often posts the pictures of his vacation on the Instagram page.

Sardar Azmoun’s Career

At the age of 9, Azmoun began his football career at Oghab Gonbad of Gonbad-e Kavus. Moreover, he played volleyball and was called up by Iran’s national U-15.

Following his early career, Sardar Azmoun played for Shamshad Gorgan and Etka Gorgan. He played for the youth team of Sepahan from 2010 to 2013.

After his brilliant performance, Azmoun caught the interest from two Iranian clubs, Persepolis and Esteghlal as well as an offer for the first-team contract in Sepahan. On January 1, 2013, he was transferred to Rubin Kazan II on a free transfer.

During his first season with the club, Azmoun played 8 games scoring 2 goals where he got one yellow card.

Azmoun was later promoted to the first team of Rubin Kazan. In July 2013, he made senior debut in UEFA Europe League as a substitute in a 1-0 victory against Jagodina.

Azmoun became an interest of Premier League side, Arsenal with £2 million and also received offers from A.C, Milan, Juventus, Liverpool, Tottenham, and Barcelona as well.

On February 26, 2015, Azmoun was loaned to Rostov for three-and-a-half-month. He made his debut against Kuban Krasnodar.

Azmoun 's diligent performance earned him a place on the Russian Premier League Team of the Week. He extended his loan-contract with the team at the end of the 2014-15 season. Before ending his loan contract, he scored 12 goals in 35 appearances.

On July 22, 2016, Azmoun was transferred to Rostov with the transfer fee of £2.07million. After his diligent style of play, several European Giants like Marseille, Liverpool, Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund and Bayer Leverkusen showed interest in him.

Later, Azmoun left the club after a year, scoring 7 goals in 27 appearances.

On July 14, 2017, Azmoun moved to his former club, Rubin Kazan on a free transfer. He has so far scored 1 goal in 20 appearances.

Sardar Azmoun’s International Career

In 2009, Sardar Azmoun debuted internationally with the Iran U-17 with whom he played 6 games scoring 7 goals and was named as the top scorer of the 2012 Commonwealth of Independent States Cup.

He is the member of the U-17 team that won West Asian Football Federation Championship in 2009.

Azmoun then played 19 matches for U-20 scoring 19 goals from 2011 to 2014. He also represented his national Team at 2014 AFC U-19 Championship Qualification in Kerman.

Along with his U-20 squad, Azmounwon AFF U-19 Youth Championship in 2012.

In March 2015, Azmoun was invited into the U-23 Squad for Olympic Qualifiers and lead the team into the final with 4 goals in 3 matches.

On May 26, 2014, Sardar Azmoun earned his first senior cap under the coach Carlos Queiroz in a friendly match against Montenegro, replacing Reza Ghoochannejhad.

Azmoun scored his first senior goal in November 2014 over South Korea in a 1-0 victory. He has so far been capped 30 times with his national team scoring 22 goals.

Azmoun is supported by Kaveh Rezaei, Mehdi Taremi in the international games.

Azmoun has been honored with AFF U-19 Youth Championship top scorer and Common Wealth Of Independent States Cup top scorer in 2012, Russian Premier League Team of the Season(2014-16), Russian Premier League Player of the Month in May 2016 and Rostov Player of the Season (2015-16).

Sardar Azmoun’s Personal Life

SardarAzmoun is currently single and often posts the pictures of his Vacation on Instagram. Till now, he has not revealed anything about his personal life in front of media.

Azmoun is not married yet. He might be single or dating his girlfriend but no any confirmation has been made yet.

Sardar Azmoun is fluent in Turkmen as well as Persian and is fond of riding on horseback. He is the supporter of his favorite Spanish Club, Real Madrid and expressed interest in playing for Tractor Sazi in the Persian Gulf Pro League.

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