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Al-Jaish SC (Syria)

Al-Jaish SC (Syria)

Al-Jaish Sports Club (Arabic: نادي الجيش الرياضي‎) is a football club based in Damascus, Syria, founded in 1947 The club plays in the Abbasiyyin Stadium. The team colors are red and white.

Al-Jaish SC
Full nameAl-Jaish Sports Club
Nickname(s)Al Jaish (Army)
GroundFaiha Stadium
ManagerHussein Afsh
LeagueSyrian Premier League
Home colours
Away colours
Active departments of
Al-Jaish SC
Football pictogram.svgBasketball pictogram.svg


  • Syrian League: 17

1972–1973, 1975–1976, 1978–1979, 1984–1985, 1985–1986, 1997–1998, 1998–1999, 2000–2001, 2001–2002, 2002–2003,2009–10,2012–13,2014–15,2015–16,2016–17,2017–18,2018–19.
  • Syrian Cup: 9

1967, 1986, 1997, 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004,2014,2018.
  • Syrian Super Cup: 2

2013, 2018
  • AFC Cup: 1

Performance in AFC competitions

  • AFC Champions League: 2 appearances

2002–03: Qualifying West – 4th Round
2005: Group Stage
  • AFC Cup: 4 appearances

2004: Champion
2010: Group Stage
2011: Group Stage
2014: Group Stage
  • Asian Cup Winners Cup: 1 appearance

1999–00: Second Round

Current squad

As of February 20, 2017:

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

1SyriaGKAhmad Madania
3SyriaDFBashar Abou Khashrif
4SyriaDFHussain Al Shouaeeb
5SyriaMFIzzeddin Al Awad
6SyriaMFAdham Sharefa
7SyriaMFMohammad Hamdoko
8SyriaMFYoussef Kalfa
9SyriaFWBaha Karout
10SyriaMFSamir Bilal
11SyriaFWMohamad Akkad
12SyriaDFZakaria Al Kaddour
17SyriaMFAhmad Al Laham
20SyriaMFAbdul Malek Al Anizan
21SyriaDFAbd Al Naser Hasan
22SyriaGKShaher Al Shakir
25SyriaGKAli Mariama
27SyriaMFBahaa Al Deen Al Assadi
30SyriaFWAbd Al Rahman Barakat
40SyriaDFMuayad Al Khouli
70SyriaFWMohammad Abadi
71SyriaDFAbdul Karim Al Fatiha
77SyriaDFAhmad Hussam Bawadekji
80SyriaMFSalem Sabakji
99SyriaFWMohammed Al Wakid

Notable/Former Players

For all current and former Al-Jaish SC players with a Wikipedia article see Category:Al-Jaish Damascus players.

AFC history


2015AFC CupPlay-off roundState of PalestineHilal Al-Quds0–0 (aet) (5–4 p)


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