This video shows Ali Karimi who talks about Carlos Queiroz and Mehdi Taj. Mohammad Ali Karimi Pashaki known as Ali Karimi is a famous Iranian football player. Ali Karimi played for 15 years for the Iran football national team. Mohammad-Ali Karimi was awarded the Asian Football player of the Year in 2004. Ali karimi also made the second place in 2012 when he was 34. Mohammad-Ali Karimi Pashaki is capable of playing on an attacking midfielder, the wings and also deep-lying forward. Ali Karimi is known for his famous dribbling runs and ball skill. Ali Karimi is often referred to as the Asian Maradona and it is believed to be one of Iran’s greatest players. Ali Karimi began his football career with Fath Tehran club and he joined Perspolis in 1998. For Iran national football team, Ali Karimi has been capped 126 times since making his debut in September 1998, and Ali Karimi scored 38 goals so far. Ali Karimi has participated in 5 famous tournaments including 1998 Asian Games, Asian Cups of 2000, 2004, and 2007 and finally 2006 FIFA World Cup. On May 2005, Bayern Munich’s website announced that Bayern Munich signed a one-year contract with Ali Karimi who became the 3th Iranian after Ali Daei and Vahid Hashemian. In 5 October 2004, Iran hosted Germany national football team in a friendly game in which Ali Karimi played.