Alex Samizadeh signed for Alty on the eve of the 2022-23 campaign after impressing in pre-season, the diminutive Tehran-born attacker was described as ‘a bit of a firecracker’ by manager Phil Parkinson for his ability to make things happen in any of the forward positions.

Pacey and full of tricks, he came through the youth ranks at Bolton Wanderers and scored seven goals in 12 appearances for Leatherhead in the Isthmian Premier League prior to joining Alty.

- John Edwards, Alty Insider