Club Africain

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Club Africain
Club Africain
Full name Club Africain
Nickname(s)
CA
Lefriqi
Elghalya
Founded 4 October 1920
Ground Stade El Menzah
Tunis, Tunisia
Ground Capacity 45,000
Chairman Slim Riahi
Manager Daniel Sanchez
League CLP-1
2013-14 4th

Club Africain (Arabic: النادي الإفريقي‎), also known as CA or Ennedi Lefriqi, is a Tunisian omnisport club founded in 1920 in the capital city, Tunis. Club Africain is best known for its association football team, which competes in the Tunisian Championship and is currently coached by French Daniel Sanchez. Club Africain is one of the most poular football clubs in Tunisia. It fields several sport teams, including football, handball, and basetball.

It is a team from Tunisia that was founded on January 15, 1919. The Stade Olympique d'El Menzah is the club's home stadium.

History[edit]

Order permitting the African Club 4 October 1920

In 1991 Club Africain beat Nakivubo Villa of Uganda 7-3 in the final of the Champions Cup.[1] The club won its tenth Tunisian League title in 2007-08.[2] They reached the final of the 2011 CAF Confederation Cup, where they lost on penalties to Moroccan team MAS Fez.[3]

Team in 1934-1935
Team in 1946-1947 winners the first championship
Team doubled in the season 1972-1973
Team winners Maghreb Champions Cup 1976
Team in 1984
Team of the final of the African Cup of Champion Clubs 1991
Supporters of CA in Rades Stadium 22 May 2008


Honours[edit]

DomesticTunisia Regional International
  • Tunisian League (12)
    • Winners: 1947, 1948, 1964, 1967, 1973, 1974, 1979, 1980, 1990, 1992, 1996, 2008
    • Vice-Champion: 1965, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1975, 1977, 1978, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1989, 1991, 1998, 2007, 2009, 2010
  • Tunisian Cup (11)
    • Winners: 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1972, 1973, 1976, 1992, 1998, 2000
    • Runners-up: 1956, 1963, 1974, 1980, 1982, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1999, 2003, 2006
  • Tunisian Super Cup (3)
    • Winners: 1968, 1970, 1979
    • Runners-up: 1973

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
Tunisia GK Slim Rebaï
Tunisia DF Bilel Ifa
Tunisia DF Seif Teka
Tunisia GK Atef Dkhili
Algeria MF Abdelmoumene Djabou
Tunisia DF Mohamed Ali Yaakoubi
Tunisia FW Zouheir Dhaouadi
Tunisia DF Abdelhak Ben Salah
Tunisia MF Houcine Mansour
Tunisia MF Younes Mazhoud
Tunisia MF Imed Miniaoui
No. Position Player
Tunisia MF Ahmed Khalil
Tunisia DF Ziyed Aidoudi
Tunisia MF Nader Ghandri
Tunisia FW Chiheb Zoghlami
Ghana MF Seidu Salifu
Tunisia GK Farouk Ben Mustapha
Tunisia MF Stéphane Nater
Tunisia DF Yassin Mikari
Tunisia MF Tijani Belaïd
Tunisia FW Saber Khalifa (on loan from Marseille)
Algeria DF Hicham Belkaroui

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