Ohod Club

Ohod Club (Arabic: نادي أحد‎) is a Saudi Arabian professional football club based in Medina, which competes in the Pro League, the top tier of Saudi football.

Ohod Club
Full nameOhod Saudi Football Club
Nickname(s)Al-Jabal (The Mountain)
Founded1936; 85 years ago (1936)
GroundPrince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz Stadium
Capacity24,000[1]
ChairmanHamood Al-Oufi
ManagerChokri Khatoui
LeagueFirst Division League
2020–21FDL, 6th of 20

Ohod was named after Mount Uhud, hence the nickname "Al-Jabal". Ohod have won the Saudi First Division three times and have finished runners-up five times. They play their home games at the Prince Mohammed bin Abdul Aziz Stadium.

During the 1994 FIFA World Cup two players from Ohod were selected for the Saudi Arabia national team and Cameroon national team, respectively, Hamzah Idris and Thomas Libiih. Other famous players are Redha Tukar (1995–2001) and Mohammad Khouja (2003–2005).

HonoursEdit

Prince Faisal bin Fahd Cup for Division 1 and 2 Teams

  • Winners (1): 1994-95
  • Runners-up (4): 1992–93, 1998–99, 2001–02, 2003–04,

Saudi First Division

Saudi Second Division

  • Runners-up (2): 2000–01, 2006–07

Current squadEdit

As of 17 September 2019:[2]

No Position Player Nation
1 GK Khalid Sharahili   Saudi Arabia
2 FW Carolus Andria   Madagascar
4 DF Bandar Baajaj   Saudi Arabia
7 MF Mohammed Al-Sufyani   Saudi Arabia
8 MF Gusay Al-Shelali   Saudi Arabia
9 FW Hamad Al-Juhaim   Saudi Arabia
10 MF Ouday Belhaj   Tunisia
11 FW Rakan Al-Hafdhi   Saudi Arabia
12 MF Zakaria Hawsawi   Saudi Arabia
15 MF Mishari Al-Qarni   Saudi Arabia
16 MF Ahmed Saleh   Saudi Arabia
17 DF Sami Kassar   Saudi Arabia
21 DF Mohammed Reeman   Saudi Arabia
25 MF Zakaria Lahlali   Morocco
27 FW Sultan Al-Harbi   Saudi Arabia
29 MF Mourad Hedhli   Tunisia
33 DF Yassin Hamzah   Saudi Arabia
50 DF Abdulrahman Al-Khaibari   Saudi Arabia
66 MF Sultan Al-Sherif   Saudi Arabia
72 GK Salem Qabbos   Saudi Arabia
77 MF Mohammed Al-Otaibi   Saudi Arabia
80 FW Marouan Al-Touri   Saudi Arabia
81 GK Nawaf Al-Dawsari   Saudi Arabia
83 DF Khaled Al-Ruwailli   Saudi Arabia
85 MF Alwaleed Al-Hadhrami   Saudi Arabia
86 DF Mohammed Majrashi   Saudi Arabia
87 MF Osama Al-Dubaisi   Saudi Arabia
89 DF Fahad Al-Johani   Saudi Arabia
91 GK Ahmed Al-Ghamdi   Saudi Arabia
98 DF Sofiane Khelili   Algeria

Out on loanEdit

No Position Player Nation
30 GK Abdullah Al-Shehri (on loan to Al-Jeel)   Saudi Arabia
47 FW Mohammed Al-Thani (on loan to Al-Tai)   Saudi Arabia

Former managersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "إستاد الأمير محمد بن عبدالعزيز". Retrieved 2 January 2019.
  2. ^ "أحد - Ohod Club" (in Arabic). Retrieved 2 January 2019.

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