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Mohamed Zein El Abidine Tahan (Arabic: محمد زين العابدين طحان‎; born 20 April 1990), or simply Zein Tahan, is a Lebanese professional footballer who plays as a full-back for Lebanese Premier League club Safa and the Lebanon national team.[2] Mainly used as a right-back, Zein Tahan can also play on the left side. He known for both his defensive and offensive contribution down the flank.[3]

Mohamed Zein Tahan
Zein Tahan Training.jpg
Zein Tahan in 2018
Personal information
Full name Mohamed Zein El Abidine Tahan
Date of birth (1990-04-20) 20 April 1990 (age 29)
Place of birth Aadloun, Lebanon[1]
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Full-back
Club information
Current team
Safa
Number 7
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009– Safa 136 (23)
National team
2013– Lebanon 32 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 July 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 5 August 2019

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International careerEdit

In December 2018, he was called up for the 2019 AFC Asian Cup squad.[4]

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Lebanon's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 19 December 2014 Saida International Stadium, Sidon   Pakistan 3–1 3–1 Friendly

Honours and achievementsEdit

IndividualEdit

Awards

  • Lebanese Football League Team of the Season: 2015–16,[5] 2017–18[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Mohamad Zein Tahan - Soccer player profile & career statistics - Global Sports Archive". globalsportsarchive.com. Retrieved 13 August 2019.
  2. ^ Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Mohamed Zein Tahan". www.national-football-teams.com. Retrieved 2 January 2019.
  3. ^ "The final 23: who are they?". Lebanese Football Review. 9 January 2019. Retrieved 26 July 2019.
  4. ^ "AC2019 Final Squads". www.the-afc.com. Retrieved 6 January 2019.
  5. ^ "محمد حيدر والنيجيري كابيروموسى الافضل في مهرجان كرة المنار الـ20". An-Nahar. 6 June 2016. Retrieved 26 February 2019.
  6. ^ اللواء, جريدة. "النجماوي حسن معتوق أفضل لاعب في لبنان!". جريدة اللواء (in Arabic). Retrieved 19 February 2019.

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