Merhzad Madanchi Ardakani started his international career as a members of Iran's Olympic team which played in the preliminaries of Athens Olympic Games 2004.
A tenacious young player who starred in the Olympic qualifiers and eventually made his debut for the full team in August 2003 in Minsk against Belarus.
Madanchi had a very successful first season in IPL with his new club Perspolis.
After one season with Perspolis he transfered to UAE wher he atarred for Al Shaab club and became the league top scorer. Madanchi transferred to Steel Azin in 2010/11 season