Abdeslam Laghrissi

Abdeslam Laghrissi (born 5 January 1962 in Ksar-el-Kebir) is a retired Moroccan footballer. He is also known as Abdeslam (or Abdelslam) El-Ghrissi.

Abdeslam Laghrissi
Personal information
Full name Abdeslam Laghrissi
Date of birth (1962-01-05) 5 January 1962 (age 59)
Place of birth Ksar-el-Kebir, Morocco
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Position(s) Forward
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1990 FAR Rabat
1993–1994 Raja Casablanca
1994–1995 FAR Rabat
1998–2000 Al-Suwaiq
National team
1984–1995 Morocco[1] 35 (7)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

Laghrissi started his professional career in Moroccan side FAR Rabat. Early in the nineties he played in Qatar.[2] Then he returned to Morocco where he played for Raja Casablanca and, for the second time, for FAR Rabat. He spent two years in Oman where he played for Al-Suwaiq before retiring in 2000.

International careerEdit

He played for the Morocco national football team from 1983 to 1995. In 1984, he took part in 1984 Summer Olympics. In 1992, he was capped for the African Cup of Nations, and was a participant at the 1994 FIFA World Cup,[3] when he played a match as a used substitute against Saudi Arabia.

Personal honoursEdit

When playing for FAR Rabat, Laghrissi was the topscorer of the Moroccan premier division three times, in 1983, 1990 and 1995.[4]


  1. ^ Abdeslam Laghrissi - Goals in International Matches
  2. ^ Josef Bobrowsky and François Mazet (23 September 2002). "African Nations Cup 1992". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
  3. ^ Courtney, Barie (14 July 2003). "Morocco - Details of World Cup Matches". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
  4. ^ Mubarak, Hassanin (29 May 2007). "Morocco - List of Topscorers". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.

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