Haidar Abdul-Amir

Haidar Abdul-Amir Hussain (Arabic: حيدر عبد الأمير; born 2 November 1982) is a former Iraqi football defender. He last played for the Al-Zawraa football club in Iraq, and was known as one of the calmest players in Iraq.

Haidar Abdul-Amir
Personal information
Full name Haidar Abdul-Amir Hussain
Date of birth (1982-11-02) 2 November 1982 (age 39)[1]
Place of birth Baghdad, Iraq
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Position(s) Full Back
Club information
Current team
Al-Zawraa (Caretaker)
Youth career
1995–1998 Al-Karkh
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998–1999 Al-Shorta
1999–2006 Al-Zawraa
2006–2008 Al-Faisaly 26 (3)
2008–2009 Shabab Al-Ordon
2009–2010 Al-Zawraa
2010–2011 Arbil
2011–2012 Al-Talaba
2012–2018 Al-Zawraa
National team
2004–2010 Iraq 64 (3)
Teams managed
2019–2020 Al-Zawraa (Assist.)
2020–2021 Al-Zawraa (Caretaker)
2021– Al-Zawraa (Assist.)
2021–2022 Al-Zawraa (Caretaker)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 12 March 2018
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 17 November 2010

InformationEdit

Haidar Abdul Amer played four matches in the 2004 AFC Asian Cup and his solid defending ensured a move from 11-time Iraq league champions Al Zawra’a to Jordan's Al Faisaly at the start of the 2006/07 season. He led the 30-time Jordan league champions to their second consecutive AFC Cup title in November 2006, scoring a vital goal in the second leg of the final against Muharraq.

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Iraq's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 13 December 2004 Jassim Bin Hamad Stadium, Doha   Qatar 3–3 3-3 17th Arabian Gulf Cup
2. 15 March 2006 Prince Abdullah Al-Faisal Stadium, Jeddah   Saudi Arabia 2–2 2-2 Friendly match

Coaching careerEdit

Al-Zawraa SCEdit

On 24 February 2019, Hakeem Shaker agreed with Al-Zawraa SC to lead the club, and took Haider Abdul Amer as an assistant coach.[2]

Managerial statisticsEdit

As of match played 26 December 2021
Managerial record by team and tenure
Team From To Record Ref.
P W D L Win %
Al-Zawraa SC (Caretaker) 30 December 2020 3 January 2021 1 1 0 0 100.0
Al-Zawraa SC (Caretaker) 22 December 2021 ""Present"" 1 0 1 0 000.0
Total 2 1 1 0 050.0

HonoursEdit

ClubEdit

Al-Zawraa
Al-Faisaly

CountryEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "AFC Cup squads-Al Zawraa". the-afc.com. Retrieved 13 March 2018.
  2. ^ "حكيم شاكر مدربا جديدا للزوراء" [Hakim Shaker is a new coach for Ministers]. Maytham Al-Hussaini (in Arabic). 24 February 2019. Retrieved 1 March 2020.

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