Hussein Naeem

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Hussein Naeem
Personal information
Full name Hussein Naeem
Date of birth (1987-03-19)March 19, 1987
Place of birth Beirut, Lebanon
Date of death June 13, 2007(2007-06-13) (aged 20)
Place of death Beirut, Lebanon
Playing position Striker, Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001-2007 Nejmeh 32 (11)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Hussain Naeem (born on March 19, 1987 in Lebanon - died on June 13, 2007 in Beirut, Lebanon) was an association football player who died in a car bomb outside the Al Manara Stadium which killed Lebanese politician Walid Eido. He was always a Nejmeh player. He joined in 2001.

Football career[edit]

Naeem was a youth player with Nejmeh. He signed for them on October 26, 2001. He grew into a regular first-team player.[citation needed]


Hussein Naeem died from the same car bomb which killed politician Walid Eido.[1] He died along with Nejmeh teammate Hussein Dokmak.