|Date of birth||21 June 1974|
|Place of birth||Durrës, Albania|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|*Club domestic league appearances and goals|
Kapllani played the majority of is career for hometown club Teuta, with whom he won the 1993–94 Albanian Superliga title, but also had spells with capital clubs Dinamo Tirana and Partizani as well as with Macedonian side Bashkimi. In his title winning season with Teuta, he recorded a 824-minute period of not conceding a league goal, putting him in the world's 148th place in the list of goalkeepers keeping the longest clean sheets by 2012.
He made his debut for Albania in a February 1993 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Northern Ireland in Tirana and earned a total of 5 caps, scoring no goals. His final international was an April 1996 friendly match against Bosnia.
- “Shpresoj që të mos helmoheni” - Telegraf (in Albanian)
- "Player Database". eu-football.info. Retrieved 5 May 2019.
- Sukthi vuan barazimin me Tërbunin - Panorama (in Albanian)
- Xhevahir Kapllani: Ndikon ngjeshja e ndeshjeve, presim janarin për përforcime - Panorama (in Albanian)
- Vëllezërit e Kombëtares, nga Ballgjinët te Bashat - Telegraf (in Albanian)
- Albania - Championship Winning Teams - RSSSF
- Xhevahir Kapllani at National-Football-Teams.com