sports correspondent with Iran's semi-official Tasnim News Agency who
had covered Iran's football league and the national team's friendly
matches inside the country and abroad for a decade, including the 2014
World Cup and most recently a major "El Classico" soccer game between
FC Barcelona and Real Madrid earlier in March 2015.
Cause of Death: Airplane accident
Died: March 24, 2015
Location: Prads-Haute-Bleone, France