Radwan Kalaji

Mohamad Radwan Kalaji (Arabic: محمد رضوان قلعجي‎) (born 19 January 1992 in Aleppo, Syria) is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Ittihad, which competes in the Syrian League the top division in Syria. He plays as a midfielder, wearing the number 14 jersey for Al-Ittihad.[1] A product of Al-Ittihad's youth system, he made his first-team breakthrough under manager Valeriu Tița during the 2009–10 season.

Radwan Kalaji
Personal information
Full name Mohamad Radwan Kalaji
Date of birth (1992-01-19) 19 January 1992 (age 29)
Place of birth Aleppo, Syria
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Al-Ittihad
Youth career
2005–2010 Al-Ittihad
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2010–2012 Al-Ittihad 30 (8)
2013–2014 Al-Muharraq 16 (6)
2014 Manama Club 8 (4)
2014–2016 Al-Ittihad 7 (2)
National team
2007–2008 Syria U-16 9 (1)
2009–2010 Syria U-19 7 (1)
2011 Syria U-22 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 February 2012

He helped Al-Ittihad reach the final of the AFC Cup the second most important association cup in Asia. Al-Ittihad won the final against Kuwaiti Premier League champions Al-Qadsia after penalties. The game was tied 1–1 after regular time and Extra Time.[2]

Kalaji was a part of the Syrian U-16 national team at the 2008 AFC U-16 Championship in Uzbekistan and he was a part of the Syrian U-19 national team at the 2010 AFC U-19 Championship in China, he scored one goal against Thailand in the first match of the group-stage.[3][4]

Honour and TitlesEdit

ClubEdit

Al-Ittihad

Al-Muharraq

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ مقابلة حصرية مع رضوان قلعجي. ittihadhalap.com (in Arabic). 1 November 2010. Retrieved 15 February 2012.
  2. ^ "2010 AFC Cup Final – Match Summary". the-afc.com. 6 November 2010. Retrieved 15 February 2012.
  3. ^ "Match Summary". the-afc.com. 3 October 2010. Retrieved 15 February 2012.
  4. ^ "Thailand verliert Auftaktspiel". thai-fussball.com (in German). 4 October 2010. Retrieved 16 February 2012.