Behrouz Ataei, The head coach of U21 national volleyball team of Iran. Behrouz Ataei, the former popular player of Iran was born in 1970 in Amol. He played volleyball from 1988 to 1995 in all age groups turning into a well-known volleyball player then. He was also successful in Academia as he graduated in Law.
Right after his retirement as a player, he started his coaching career. He coached the national senior men for three years and spent a year with the youth national team as well. He is coaching the club of Kaleh from eight years ago carrying so many trophies in national Premier League as well as Asian Club Championship. His coaching glories can be listed as championship in Iranian and Asian Championship, the 5th place of World Championship, silver medal in Asia championship and Asian Games (Guangzhou), and vice-championship in Asian Junior Championship.