Al-Seeb Club

Al-Seeb Club (Arabic: نادي السيب‎; also known locally as The Emperor, or "Master of the Clubs", or simply as Al-Seeb) is an Omani professional football club based in Al-Seeb, Oman,[1] that competes in the Oman Professional League, the top flight of Omani Football. Their home ground is Al-Seeb Stadium. The stadium is government owned, but they also own their own personal stadium and sports equipment, as well as their own training facilities.

Al-Seeb Club
نادي السيب
Logo
Full nameAl-Seeb Club
Nickname(s)Sayyid Al-Nawadi
(Master of the Clubs)
Founded1972; 49 years ago (1972)
GroundAl-Seeb Stadium
Al-Seeb
Capacity14,000
ChairmanSayyid Shihab Tariq
LeagueOman Professional League

HistoryEdit

Al-Seeb Club was founded on 3 January 1972 after merging four different small teams (Watan, Butolah, Hilal and Fida) in Al-Seeb area. The four teams agreed after several meetings in between to unite together and form Al-Seeb. The club was officially registered on 26 June 2002.

Shihab Bin Tariq is the leader and chairman of Al-Seeb since 1982. He joined the club in 1975 after completing his university studies and then started with the club playing for the volleyball first team. He also participated in other games such as football, basketball and table tennis. His father was also a sportsperson as he was a hockey player and a swimmer.

Being a multisport clubEdit

Although being mainly known for their football, Al-Seeb Club like many other clubs in Oman, have not only football in their list, but also hockey, volleyball, handball, basketball, badminton and squash. They also have a youth football team competing in the Omani Youth league.

Crest and coloursEdit

Al-Seeb Club have been known since establishment to wear a full yellow or green (Away) kit (usually a darker shade of yellow or green). They have also had many different sponsors over the years. As of now, Adidas provides them with kits.

Honours and achievementsEdit

National titlesEdit

  • Runners-up: 1999, 2004
  • Winners: 1998, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
  • Runners-up: 2003, 2005
  • Runners-up: 1989–90, 2003–04
  • Winners: 1991–92, 2003–04
  • Runners-up: 1989–90, 1992–93

Honours and achievements (Other Sports)Edit

Hockey

  • Sultan Qaboos Cup (7):
  • Winners 1989, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997
  • Runners-up 1995
  • Oman Hockey Premier League (3):
  • Winners 1993, 1994, 1995
  • Runners-up 1996
  • National Youth Championship (U-16) (2):
  • Winners 1990–91, 1991–92
  • Runners-up 1992–93

Table Tennis

  • National Championship (1):
  • Winners 1994–95

Basketball

  • National Championship (4):
  • Winners 1987–88, 2000–2001, 2003–04, 2007–08
  • Runners-up 1986–87, 1988–89, 1989–90, 1992–93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995–1996, 1998–99, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06
  • National Youth Championship (U-16) (1):
  • Winners 1995–96
  • Runners-up 1994–95
  • National Youth Championship (U-16) (0):
  • Runners-up 1990–91, 1995–96

Handball

  • National Championship (2):
  • Winners 2006–2007, 2007–08
  • Runners-up 1988–89, 1999–00, 2001–02, 2002–03, 2003–04, 2005–06
  • National Youth Championship (U-16) (0):
  • Runners-up 1988–89, 1990–91

Volleyball

  • National Championship (7):
  • Winners 1988–89, 1989–1990, 1990–91, 1993–94, 1995–96, 1996–97, 2007–08
  • Runners-up 1987–88, 1991–92, 2007–08

Club performance-International CompetitionsEdit

AFC competitionsEdit

UAFA competitionsEdit

PlayersEdit

First team 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
30 GK   OMA Ahmed Al-Saadi
GK   OMA Abdulaziz Al-Owaisi

3 DF   OMA Salim Al-Habsi
4 DF   OMA Mohannad Al-Gheilani
5 DF   OMA Hosni Al-Busaidi
11 DF   OMA Amjad Al-Harthi
12 DF   OMA Anas Al-Farsi
15 DF   OMA Sultan Al-Jalabubi
19 DF   OMA Mohammed Al-Dhamri
24 DF   OMA Mohammed Saleh Al-Mukhaini

9 MF   OMA Haitham Al-Maharami
No. Pos. Nation Player
14 MF   OMA Ammar Al-Busaidi
20 MF   OMA Omar Al-Malki
23 MF   OMA Abdulaziz Al-Noufali
25 MF   OMA Hameed Al-Gheilani
35 MF   OMA Abdullah Al-Shuain Al-Saadi
MF   OMA Azan Suroor Al-Muwaili

2 FW   OMA Osama Hadid
26 FW   OMA Salim Al-Farsi
31 FW   OMA Hosni Al-Hinai

PersonnelEdit

Technical staffEdit

Position Name
Head Coach   Goran Miscevic
Assistant Coach   Said AlRaqadi
Goalkeeping Coach   Khalid
Team Manager   Abdulmajeed Suroor Al-Maawali
  Fahad Al-Habsi
Team Supervisor
Medical Director   Yahya Al-Qidhi
Physiotherapist
Club Doctor

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Al-Seeb". national-football-teams.com.

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