Al Jazira Club

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Full name Al-Jazira Sports & Culture Club
Founded 19 March 1974; 43 years ago (1974-03-19)
Ground Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium[1]
Ground Capacity 42,056
Chairman HH Sheikh Mansour Al-Nahyan
Manager Henk ten Cate
League UAE Pro League
2016–17 UAE Pro-League, 1st
Website Club website

Al-Jazira SCC is a football club from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. They play in the UAE Arabian Gulf League.[2]


Al-Jazira was established in 1974 as a merger between Khalidiyah and Al Bateen.[3]



Current squad

First team squad

As of UAE Arabian Gulf League:

No Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Zanani  United Arab Emirates
2 Defender Mohamed Fawzi  United Arab Emirates
3 Defender Salem Al-Eidi  United Arab Emirates
4 Defender Mohammed Ali Ayed  United Arab Emirates
5 Defender Musallem Fayez  United Arab Emirates
6 Defender Saif Khalfan  United Arab Emirates
7 Forward Ali Mabkhout  United Arab Emirates
9 Midfielder Sardor Rashidov  Uzbekistan
10 Midfielder Mbark Boussoufa  Morocco
12 Defender Salem Rashid Obaid  United Arab Emirates
15 Midfielder Khalfan Mubarak  United Arab Emirates
18 Defender Abdullah Mousa  United Arab Emirates
21 Midfielder Yaqoub Al Hosani  United Arab Emirates
22 Midfielder Humaid Ahmed Al Hammadi  United Arab Emirates
23 Midfielder Harib Al-Saadi  Oman
24 Defender Hamad Al-Junaibi  United Arab Emirates
27 Midfielder Salem Abdullah  United Arab Emirates
31 Forward Romarinho  Brazil
36 Goalkeeper Khaled Al-Senani  United Arab Emirates
42 Defender Badr Al-Shobaibi  United Arab Emirates
44 Defender Fares Jumaa  United Arab Emirates
50 Midfielder Mohammed Jamal  United Arab Emirates
55 Goalkeeper Ali Khasif  United Arab Emirates
70 Forward Ahmed Al Attas  United Arab Emirates
71 Forward Alawi Mohammed  United Arab Emirates
77 Midfielder Sultan Bargash  United Arab Emirates
80 Midfielder Salem Ali Ibrahim  United Arab Emirates

Out on loan

No Position Player Nation
13 Forward Sultan Al-Shamsi (on loan to Al-Dhafra)  United Arab Emirates
19 Midfielder Leonardo Pereira (on loan to Al-Nassr)  Brazil
45 Forward Ahmed Rabee (on loan to Baniyas)  United Arab Emirates
-- Forward Rabee Ali Hassan (on loan to Al-Fujairah)  United Arab Emirates



  1. ^ "Abu Dhabi Football Clubs". Culture, Leisure & Sports. Abu Dhabi Government. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 23 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "Al Jazira SSC". Soccerway. Perform Group. Retrieved 13 December 2017. 
  3. ^ "Club History". Al Jazira Sports Club Official Site. Archived from the original on February 14, 2012. Retrieved 23 September 2011. 
  4. ^ "Al Jazira SCC: Trophies". Soccerway. Perform. Retrieved 13 December 2017. 
  5. ^ "Hilmy Al Nawwal". 
  6. ^ Neil Cameron (2 June 2011). "Al Jazira want management pedigree, not marquee name". The National. Abu Dhabi Media. Retrieved 16 October 2012. 
  7. ^ James Piercy (22 August 2011). "From Braga to Vercauteren via Sabella: Al Jazira's boss hunt finally ends". Sport 360. Retrieved 6 April 2013. 
  8. ^ a b Thomas Woods (8 March 2012). "Franky Vercauteren dismissed by Al Jazira". The National. Abu Dhabi Media. Retrieved 6 April 2013. 
  9. ^ "Al Jazira confirm Eric Gerets as new coach to replace Walter Zenga". The National. Abu Dhabi Media. 20 May 2014. Retrieved 11 December 2014. 

External links

  • Current squad at National Football Teams
  • Official site (in Arabic)
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