Kuala Lumpur (IP)- A breakout star at national, continental, and international levels, Iran’s Mehdi Ghayedi is Asia’s Choice for the Best Young Player of 2020.

Iran PressIran News:  The award recognizes Asian men’s players (aged 23 or younger on December 31, 2020) for their performances in senior club and youth and senior national teams during the 2020 calendar year.

Ghayedi edged out countryman Mehdi Abdi Qara to win the award, with Korea Republic’s AFC U23 Championship Most Valuable Player Won Du-Jae finishing third.

Mehdi Abdi came in second with 21% of the vote.

Persepolis goalkeeper Hamed Lak was selected as the best player of the 2020 Asian Champions League with 47% of the votes, and former Persepolis midfielder Bashar Rasan was in third place with 11%.


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