|Full name||Laith Hussein Shihaib|
|Date of birth||13 October 1968|
|Place of birth||Baghdad, Iraq|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Made his international debut at the age of 17 in 1986. He played in the 1988 Olympics in Seoul and helped Iraq win the Asian Youth Championship in Doha. In the World Youth Cup in Saudi Arabia a year later, he was on the verge of joining Spanish giants Barcelona, after scoring one of the goals in a 2–0 win over Spain, helping Iraq to top their group.
He was team manager of the Iraqi national team in 2013.
- Scores and results list Iraq's goal tally first.