Al-Jazeera (Amman)

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Al-Jazeera (Amman)
نادي الجزيرة
Al Jazeera Club.png
Full name Al-Jazeera Club of Amman
Nickname(s) الشياطين الأحمر
Al-Shayateen Al-Ahmar
(The Red Devils)
Founded 1947; 68 years ago (1947)
Ground Petra Stadium
Ground Capacity 5,000
Chairman Samir Mansour
Manager Issa Al-Turk
League Jordan League
2014–15 2nd

Al-Jazeera (Amman) (Arabic: الجزيرة) is a Jordanian football club based in Amman. Founded in 1947, the team plays at the Petra Stadium.

In the early 1940s, the club consisted of boys who shared common traits like age, social status, friendship, neighborhood, education and love for sports, especially football. They began practicing football as a team with intense training, and felt that their talents merged well. The team members enhancing and developing their talents included the late Amer Mufti, Tbelt Fattah and Abdul Raouf Al Attia, Abdul-Raouf Noha and Muhammad Ali Karyoti and Honorary Nanaa and facilitate the drum and facilitating the latest Shorbaji and Taher Al-Halawani Wool and Mohammed Abu Sultan, Mohammed and Omar News vegetative and Mohammed and Ahmed and Awad Hamid .. Applied for Foundation to the Ministry of the Interior in 1946, but the request was re-insurance to 10 people, among the founders over the age of For the 25-year re-entry has been remedied that mentioned their families and acquaintances Fastdrqua what they were asked A request was made Altosin the following names:

  1. Hassan Hussein Rouh - An employee. Later became a professor.
  2. Abdul Majeed Aljzazi - A professor. Later entered the army.
  3. Fawzi Yousef Dia - A professor. Later entered the army.
  4. Qasim Karyoti - A member of staff in the workshops of the Army.
  5. Abdul Karim Bakir - Merchant
  6. Diab Shorbaji - Merchant
  7. Ahmed Shorbaji - Merchant
  8. Mufti Mohammad Sami - A merchant and tailor.
  9. Abdul Hadi Akash - Restaurant owner of 'Pleasure' in Amman.
  10. Fred Joseph Fleifel - Was employed.

And approved the establishment of the club by the Interior Ministry in 01/01/1947 as approved on its Procedure and it appears to the existence of a club named (the island) and taking exercise and various sports activities on top Football.

First found[edit]

  • The club's sporting activities include football, table tennis, handball, volleyball, basketball, weightlifting, bodybuilding, and athletics.
  • The club had won the following tournaments:

- Kingdom Handball Championship in 1974. - Table tennis tournament of the date of its inception and more than 40 years. - Football League in the years 1952, 1953 and 1956. - Shield Association football for the years 1981 and 1986. - Jordan's Cup in 1984. - Cup Winners Cup for the year 1985. - Championship Kingdom of basketball in 1964 and 1997.

Heads of the club[edit]

  • 1. Mohammed Rouh
  • 2. Fawzi Izz al-Din Moghrabi
  • 3. Amer Mufti
  • 4. Bassam Al-Khasawneh
  • 5. Amer Mufti
  • 6. Abdel Ra'ouf
  • 7. Abdullah Kiswani
  • 8. Salim Shahine
  • 9. Abdul Lattif Alwan
  • 10. Riad Harb
  • 11. Fadi Ghandour
  • 12. Wa'el Zo'rob
  • 13. Sari Hamdan
  • 14. Samir Mansour


1952, 1955, 1956
1981–1982, 1986–1987

Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 Jordan GK Ahmed Abdel-Sattar
2 Jordan DF Ali Thiabat
3 Jordan DF Mohannad Khairullah
4 Jordan MF Amer Abu Hudeib
5 Jordan DF Ahmed Mazen Sagheer
6 Jordan MF Saddam Abdel-Muhsan
7 Jordan FW Mohannad Jamjoum
8 Jordan FW Mohannad Al-Ezza
9 Jordan FW Saleh Al-Jawhari
10 Jordan MF Ahmed Samir
11 Jordan FW Abdel-Hadi Al-Maharmeh
12 Jordan GK Hamza Al-Hafnawi
No. Position Player
13 Jordan MF Mohammad Tannous
14 Jordan MF Yusuf Abu Awwad
16 Jordan DF Mohammad Muneer
19 Jordan FW Amer Abu Amer
25 Brazil FW Franco
Jordan GK Malek Shalabiah
Jordan GK Fawaz Al-Hamadat
Jordan DF Omar Manasrah
Jordan MF Yusuf Al-Samawei
Jordan MF Lo'ay Omran
Jordan FW Bilal Qwaider

Current technical staff[edit]

Position Staff
First team head coach Issa Al-Turk
Assistant coach Amer Aqel
Team doctor Jabarin Manasrah
Managing director Amer Ades

Source:[citation needed]

Former and notable players[edit]

Managerial history[edit]

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