Sabri Boumelaha

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Sabri Boumelaha
Personal information
Full name Sabri Loan Boumelaha
Date of birth (1989-09-21) 21 September 1989 (age 25)
Place of birth Mulhouse, France
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Left-back
Club information
Current team
FC Mulhouse
Youth career
Bourgfelden
St-Louis
0000–2007 Old Boys
2007–2009 Basel
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2009 Basel U-21 43 (0)
2009–2011 Basel 0 (0)
2009 Concordia Basel (loan) 9 (0)
2010 Thun (loan) 3 (0)
2010–2011 Wil 1900 (loan) 25 (0)
2012 Minyor Pernik 24 (0)
2013– Mulhouse 23 (0)
National team
2009–2012 Algeria U23 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 June 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Sabri Loan Boumelaha (born 21 September 1989 in Mulhouse, France) is an Algerian football player who currently plays as a defender for Mulhouse.[1][2]

Career[edit]

Boumelaha joined FC Basel's U21 team from BSC Old Boys in July 2007 and made 28 appearances in his first season with the club. In the 2008–2009 season, Boumelaha made another 15 appearances for the reserve side before being loaned out to Challenge League side FC Concordia Basel in January for the rest of the season.[3] On 8 March 2009, he made his professional debut for Concordia starting in a 3–1 loss against FC Locarno. He made 8 more appearances for the club before returning to FC Basel at the end of his loan.

International career[edit]

Despite being born in France, Boumelaha chose to represent Algeria in international competition.[4] He received his first call-up to the Algerian Under-23 National Team for a training camp in September 2009.[5] The camp was capped off with a friendly against local side CR Belouizdad, a game in which Boumelaha started in.[6] On 14 September 2009, he received his second call up to the team.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Boumelaha has two older brothers who are also professional footballers, Virgile Boumelaha and Olivier Boumelaha.

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.fcthun.ch/index.php?id=68&L=0&tx_pmclubchampionsship_pi1[detailUID]=140&cHash=8ef357b9e2
  2. ^ "Die unabhängige Seite des FC Basel 1893". Joggeli.ch. 21 September 1989. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 
  3. ^ FC Basel 1893 (2009). "Boumelaha leihweise zu Concordia". FC Basel 1893. Retrieved 2009-01-22.  (German)
  4. ^ "Interview de Boumelaha : "Sans hésitation je choisirai le bled" | Football algérien". Dzfoot.com. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 
  5. ^ "EN Espoir : Les Verts en regroupement à Alger – Football algérien". Dzfoot.com. 27 August 2009. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 
  6. ^ "EN Espoirs : Match nul face au CR Belouizdad – Football algérien". Dzfoot.com. Retrieved 21 August 2010. 
  7. ^ "EN Espoirs : L'EN en regroupement à Beaucaire – Football algérien". Dzfoot.com. 14 September 2009. Retrieved 21 August 2010.