Mourad Okbi (born 1 September 1965) is a Tunisian retired footballer who played as a right back, and is the manager of tunisian club US Monastir

Mourad Dehmani
Personal information
Full name Mourad Okbi
Date of birth (1965-09-01) 1 September 1965 (age 56)
Place of birth Kairouan, Tunisia
Position(s) Defender
Club information
Current team
US Monastir (manager)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1985–1989 JS Kairouan
1992–1994 Al-Ahli Club
National team
1987–1995 Tunisia 50 (3)
Teams managed
2000–2002 ES Hammam-Sousse
2002–2004 Najran SC
2004–2005 Al-Shoulla F.C.
2005–2006 Al-Watani
2006–2007 Abha Club
2007 JS Kairouan
2010 Najran SC
2010–2013 JS Kairouan
2013–2014 US Monastir
2014–2015 Stade Gabèsien
2015–2016 Al-Ittihad Kalba SC
2016–2017 Stade Gabèsien
2017–2019 Tunisia (assistant)
2018–2019 Stade Gabèsien
2019 JS Kairouan
2021 US Monastir
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Club careerEdit

He played in the Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle 1 with JS Kairouan and in Saudi Professional League with Al-Ahli Saudi FC.

International careerEdit

He started playing with the national team in 1987, collecting 50 appearances in eight years and scored 3 goals. He also participated in the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul and the 1994 African Cup of Nations.

Coaching careerEdit

He Started his career in 2000 with many Tunisian teams managing ES Hammam-Sousse, JS Kairouan, US Monastir and Stade Gabésien and Saudi teams with Najran SC, Al-Shoulla F.C., Al-Watani and Abha Club and also Emirati teams with Al-Ittihad Kalba SC. On 17 May 2017 he became the assistant of Nabil Maaloul in Tunisia and managed to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. After the departure of Nabil Maaloul, Okbi was retained with the new head coach Faouzi Benzarti.

in July 2021, Okbi was appointed as manager of US Monastir he left de club on 4 oktober 2021 and was succeeded by Faouzi Benzarti.

HonoursEdit

Managerial honours :

US MonastirEdit

(due to Covid 19 the supercup was played in 2021)

ReferencesEdit