Ali Ansarian in the picture frame

Ali Ansarian ( 5 July 1977 – 3 February 2021) was a professional footballer and actor and presenter.After playing for Persepolis F.C. for several seasons, in July 2006 Ansarian joined the club’s fierce rival, Esteghlal F.C.. On 22 July 2007, he signed with Azadegan League Steel Azin F.C. for reportedly $150,000. After one season playing in a lower league, he returned to Iran Pro League.Ansarian died from COVID-19 at Farhikhtegan Hospital in Tehran on 3 February 2021, at age 43.