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Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Mayouf (Arabic: عبد الله المعيوف‎; born 23 January 1987) is a Saudi Arabian football player who currently plays as a goalkeeper for Al-Hilal FC.

Abdullah Al-Mayouf
Abdullah with Saudi Arabia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Abdullah with Saudi Arabia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup
Personal information
Full name Abdullah Ibrahim Al-Mayouf[1]
Date of birth (1987-01-23) 23 January 1987 (age 32)
Place of birth Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)[2]
Playing position Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
Al-Hilal FC
Number 1
Youth career
2004–2006 Al-Hilal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006–2007 Al-Hilal 0 (0)
2007–2016 Al-Ahli 75 (0)
2016– Al-Hilal 49 (0)
National team
2013– Saudi Arabia 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:28, 22 February 2019 (UTC)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:05, 14 June 2018 (UTC)

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Club careerEdit

Abdullah Al-Mayouf was promoted from Al-Hilal youth team, but after one season he left.

Al-AhliEdit

In 2007, Abdullah was signed from Al-Hilal. He played his first match of professional football in 2009, but he became a regular player at the 2013/14. Next season he won the Crown Prince Cup. After that, he won the League & the Kings Cup in the 2015/16. In 1 June, Al-Ahli tried to renew Abdullah's contract and he refused because of personal reasons.[3]

Al-HilalEdit

2016–17Edit

In 13 August 2016, Abdullah returned to Al-Hilal after nine years with Al-Ahli, signing a two-year contract.[4] In 13 August 2016, Abdullah played his debut for Al-Hilal in the league against Al-Batin where he kept a clean sheet to make his team win 2–0. In 4 May 2017, Abdullah played the final match of the league against Al-Nassr where they hammered them 5–1 and lifted the league title. He played all of the matches in the league that season. In 18 May, Abdullah played the final of the Kings Cup against his former club Al-Ahli where they won 3–2 to make them win Kings Cup.[5]

2017–18Edit

In 10 August 2017, Abdullah played the first match of the season against Al-Fayha, he saved a penalty which made Al-Hilal win 2–1.[6] In 18 December, Abdullah played the AFC Champions League final’s first leg against Urawa where they drew 1–1. After that, in 25 November Abdullah and Al-Hilal lost the final in second leg after losing 0–1 against Urawa. In 1 December, Abdullah kept a clean sheet against Al-Ahli, which his team won the match 2–0.[7]

International careerEdit

In June 2018 he was named in Saudi Arabia’s squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.[8], playing in the tournament's opening match against Russia.

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 7 January 2018.

Club Season Saudi Premier League Crown Prince Cup Saudi Champions Cup Saudi Super Cup AFC Champions League Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Al-Ahli 2013–14 23 0 1 0 5 0 - - - - 29 0
2014–15 25 0 4 0 1 0 - - 9 0 39 0
2015–16 4 0 0 0 1 0 - - 2 0 7 0
Al-Hilal
2016–17 26 0 3 0 4 0 1 0 8 0 42 0
2017–18 9 0 - - 0 0 - - 6 0 15 0
Career total 86 0 8 0 11 0 1 0 25 0 132 0

InternationalEdit

Statistics accurate as of match played 14 June 2018.[9]
Saudi Arabia
Year Apps Goals
2010 1 0
2011 0 0
2012 0 0
2013 1 0
2014 1 0
2015 0 0
2016 0 0
2017 5 0
2018 4 0
Total 12 0

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "حارس الأهلي عبدالله المعيوف.. لـ(خارج الميدان):". www.al-jazirah.com.
  2. ^ "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
  3. ^ "-استعادته". www.alarabiya.net.
  4. ^ "عبد-الله-المعيوف-يعود-للهلال-السعودي-بعقد-لمدة-عامين". alkhaleejonline.net.
  5. ^ "Al Ahli vs. Al Hilal - 18 May 2017 - Soccerway". us.soccerway.com.
  6. ^ "إحصائيات رابطة دوري المحترفين السعودي 2017/2018". www.slstat.com.
  7. ^ "إحصائيات رابطة دوري المحترفين السعودي 2017/2018". www.slstat.com.
  8. ^ "World Cup 2018: All the confirmed squads for this summer's finals in Russia". www.bbc.co.uk.[permanent dead link]
  9. ^ Abdullah Al-Mayouf at National-Football-Teams.com

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