Iranian defender Rahman Rezaei has moved to Qatar to join Al Ahli. The former international star was tempted away from Tehran giants Persepolis by a one-year deal reported to be worth $700,000.
The 34-year-old is likely to hang up his boots after the end of the campaign with the
newly promoted club.
"I'm happy to join Al Ahli," Rezaei told the
"Al Ahli are a good side and they have a lot of talented
players that will help the team achieve a good position in the league next
The big defender played in Italy from 2001-2008, enjoying
spells with Perugia, Messina and Livorno.
His performances earned him the nickname 'The
Minister Of Defence'.