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Saleh Mohammed Nu'eimah is a Saudi Arabian soccer player.

Saleh Nu'eimah
Personal information
Full name Saleh Mohammed Nu'eimah
Place of birth Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1990 Al-Hilal
National team
1978–1990 Saudi Arabia 150 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

CareerEdit

Saleh Nu'eimah began his career on the morning of Sunday, 4 October 1976. He remained a reserve for a year and played his first game in 1977.

He scored his first goal in the return of its founder athletes Abdul Rahman bin Said, the first sign of a bright future. He was selected for the national team in 1979 - record time for such selection.

He was a key player in the 1984 AFC Asian Cup held in Singapore[1] and was named in the all-star team after the 1988 AFC Asian Cup.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Saudi Arabia The Straits Times, 1 December 1984, Page 46
  2. ^ 1988 AFC Asian Cup at RSSSF