Al-Salmiya SC

Al-Salmiya Sporting Club (Arabic: نادي السالمية الرياضي‎) is a Kuwaiti professional football and sports club in Salmiya. They have won the Kuwaiti Premier League four times, most recently in 2000. They were founded in 1964 and the club covers a total area of 94 thousand square metres comprising ten sports: football, volleyball, table tennis, tennis, squash, fencing, judo, taekwondo, karate and athletics.

Al-Salmiya SC
السالميه
Logo
Full nameAl-Salmiya Sporting Club
نادي السالمية الرياضي
Nickname(s)Al-Samawi
Terrible troublers
Founded1964; 56 years ago (1964)
GroundThamir Stadium
Al Salmiya, Kuwait
Capacity16,105 [1]
ChairmanTurki Alyousef Alsabah
Managersalman Awad
LeagueVIVA Premier League
2018–193rd
WebsiteClub website

StadiumEdit

Al-Salmiya plays their home games at Thamir Stadium in Salmiya. The stadium was Opened on 2004. It has a current capacity of 16,000 spectators.

Crests and coloursEdit

CrestsEdit

The logo of the club is inspired by the location of Salmiya on the map of the State of Kuwait, with green representing the land, while the color blue represents the sea.

ColoursEdit

Al-Salmiya's home kit is all sky blue shirts and white shorts, while their away kit is all white shirts and sky blue shorts.

HonoursEdit

DomesticEdit

RegionalEdit

Runners-up: 1999

FriendlyEdit

  • Brigadiers Cup: 1
    • Winners: 2012-13

FutsalEdit

HandballEdit

Performance in AFC competitionsEdit

2005: Group Stage
1996: Second Round
1999: First Round
2001: Second Round
1994: First Round
2002: withdrew in First Round

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

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

No. Position Player
1   GK Nawaf Al-Mansour
2   DF Ali Nader
3   DF Saad Foad
4   DF Fahd Al mejmed
5   DF Musaed Tarad
6   DF Ahmad Abdulghafour
7   FW Faisal Al Enezi
9   FW Fahad Al-Rashidi
10   MF Naif Al-Zouid
11   DF Mohammad Al-Suwaidan
13   DF Musaed Neda
15   MF Bader Al Samak
17   MF Fawaz AL-Otaibi
18   FW Patrick Fabiano
No. Position Player
19   MF Mobarak Al-Faneeni
20   FW Hussain Al-Musawi
21   MF Mohamed Al-Huwaidi
22   MF Kamal Mirzayev
23   DF Mohammed Al Hadhoud
25   DF Ayed Al-Enezi
26   GK Ahmed Al-Khaldi
29   MF roninho
30   MF Fahad Al-Otaibi
33   MF Tamer Haj Mohamad
34   DF Alex Lima
35   GK Sattam Al Hussaini
50   DF Ghazi Al-Quhaidi
  MF Amidu Salifu (on loan from Fiorentina)

Former PlayersEdit

FIFA World Cup and AFC Asian Cup playersEdit

FIFA World Cup 1982  

FIFA World Cup 2006  

1996 AFC Asian Cup

2000 AFC Asian Cup

2004 AFC Asian Cup

AFC Asian Cup 2007

AFC Asian Cup 2011

AFC Asian Cup 2015

Club chairmenEdit

Years Chairman
1964–65   Abdulaziz Mohammed Al Rasheed
1966   Jasem Mohammed Al Wogayan
1967–72   Abdulaziz Mohammed Al Rasheed
1973–75   Ali Subah Al Salem Al Subah
1975–81   Mohammed Yousef Al Subah
1981–82   Salem Fahad Al Salem Al Subah
1982–08   Khaled Yousef Al Subah
2008–11   Abdullah Al Tereeji
2012–   Shiekh Turki Yousef Al-Sabah

Former head coachesEdit

 
Alfred Riedl, coach of Salmiya from 2001–03
Years Name Nationality
1991–94 Gildo Rodrigues
 
1995–96 David Roberts
 
1996 Saleh Al Asfoor
 
1998 Alexandru Moldovan
 
1999–00 William Thomas
 
2000–01 Ivan Buljan
 
2001 Adel Abdul Nabi
 
2001–03 Alfred Riedl
 
2005 Uli Maslo
 
2005–06 Saleh Al Asfoor
 
2006–07 Sándor Egervári
 
2007–08 Neca
 
2008 Mohammed Ibrahem
 
2008 – June 9 Mihai Stoichiţă
 
June 2009 – Oct 9 Saleh Zakaria
 
Oct 2009 – Mar 10 Tamas Krivitz
 
Mar 2010 – May 10 Saleh Zakaria
 
May 2010 – Feb 2011 Zijad Švrakić
 
Feb 2011 – Dec 2011 Muhammad Karam
 
Dec 2011– Jul 2013 Sanjin Alagic
 
Jul 2013– Feb 2014 Mihai Stoichiţă
 
Feb 2014– Feb 2017 Mohammed Dehelees
 
Feb 2017– June 2018 Abdel Aziz Hamada
 
June 2018– Miloud Hamdi
 

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 July 2011. Retrieved 14 May 2010.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

External linksEdit