Gholamreza Mazandarani Head Coach of U Mumba
Place of Birth: Mohammadabad Village, Gorgan City
Date of Birth: September 11, 1979
Head Coach: U Mumba
Gholamreza Mazandarani’s journey into the world of sports began with local wrestling, and over the years, he honed his expertise in Judo and Kabaddi, solidifying his status as a versatile sports enthusiast.
The “Lion of Iran” Takes Charge
Known as the “Lion of Iran,” Gholamreza Mazandarani has been appointed as the new coach of U Mumba for season 10 of the Pro Kabaddi League. He holds the distinction of being the first international coach in the league. His previous coaching stint with U Mumba in season 6 saw the team qualify for the playoffs. In season 7, he took charge of the Telugu Titans.
International Success with Iran
Mazandarani is also at the helm of the Iran Kabaddi team at the Asian Games, where he has achieved remarkable success. Under his leadership, Iran secured its first-ever gold medal in 2018. In the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup, his guidance led Iran to a silver medal. In season 10, expectations are high that he will lead the U Mumba team to a strong position.
Coaching Career in the Pro Kabaddi League
Gholamreza Mazandarani’s impact as a coach in the Pro Kabaddi League speaks volumes:
Kabaddi Player’s Journey
As a player, Mazandarani made significant contributions:
Coaching Career in Iran
Gholamreza Mazandarani’s coaching journey extends to international competitions.
Management Role in Kabaddi
Mazandarani’s commitment to the sport also extends to management.