Al-Hussein SC (Irbid)

Al-Hussein SC (Irbid) (Arabic: الحسين إربد‎) is a professional football club based in Irbid which competes in the Jordanian Pro League.

Al-Hussein SC
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Full nameAl-Hussein Sport Club of Irbid
Nickname(s)غزاة الشمال
Invaders of the North
Founded1964; 57 years ago (1964)
GroundAl-Hassan Stadium
Capacity12,000
ChairmanAmer Abu Obeid
ManagerOsama Qasem
LeagueJordanian Pro League
WebsiteClub website

Al-Hussein (Irbid) participated in the 2005 AFC Cup,[1] winning its group.[2] The club has never won the Jordan League or Jordan FA Cup, but are three-time winners of the Jordan FA Shield and winners of the 2003 Jordan Super Cup.[3] Most recently, Al-Hussein were beaten finalists in the 2007 Jordan FA Shield.[4]

StadiumEdit

Al-Hussein plays their home games at Al-Hassan Stadium in Irbid. The stadium was built on 1971 and opened on 1976. It is also the home stadium of Al-Arabi and Al-Sareeh. It has a current capacity of 12,000 spectators.

KitsEdit

Al-Hussein's home kit is all yellow shirts and shorts, while their away kit is all black shirts and shorts.

Kit suppliers and shirt sponsorsEdit

Period Kit supplier Shirt sponsor
2015–2016 Erreà None
2016–2017 Terraco
2017–2018 Givova None
2019-2020 KELME Royal oaks group
2020-2021 KELME Royal oaks group

2019-2020 Royal oaks group 2020-2021 Royal oaks group

HonoursEdit

1994, 2003, 2005.
2003.

Performance in AFC and UAFA competitionsEdit

2005: Quarterfinals
1993:Group stage
2004-05: First round

Current squadEdit

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
GK   JOR Hamza Al-Hafnawi
DF   JOR Mostafa Kamal
DF   JOR Suliman Obaidat
DF   JOR Amer Ali
DF   JOR Alaa Harima
DF   JOR Waad Al-Shaqran
MF   JOR Mohammad Al-Alawneh
No. Pos. Nation Player
MF   JOR Ummaya Al-Ma'aitah
MF   JOR Samir Raja
FW   JOR Bilal Al-Dahoud
FW   SEN Demba Dikata
FW   CMR Patrick Ngoula
FW   CRO Admir Malkić

Managerial HistoryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Al Hussein, hot favourites to defeat Dempo in AFC Cup clash". Asian Football Confederation. 7 April 2005. Archived from the original on 3 February 2013.
  2. ^ Stokkermans, Karel (19 March 2006). "Asian Club Competitions 2005". RSSSF.
  3. ^ Mubarak, Hassanin; Qayed, Mohammed (2 June 2010). "Jordan – List of Cup Winners". RSSSF.
  4. ^ "Al Hussein to meet Al Wihdat in Jordan FA Shield final". Asian Football Confederation. 9 November 2007. Archived from the original on 12 September 2012.

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