Saudi Arabia national handball team

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Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
Information
Association Saudi Handball Federation
Coach Nenad Kljaić
Ranking #35
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Home
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Away
Results
World Championship
Appearances 6 (First in 2003)
Best result 19th (2003, 2013)
Asian Championship
Appearances 10 (First in 1977)
Best result 3rd (2002, 2008, 2012)
Infobox last updated on: Unknown.

The Saudi Arabia national handball team is the national handball team of Saudi Arabia and is controlled by the Saudi Arabia Handball Association. The team has participated in the 2003 World Men's Handball Championship and 2009.

Results[edit]

World Championship[edit]

  • 1997 – 21st place
  • 1999 – 22nd place
  • 2001 – 21st place
  • 2003 – 19th place
  • 2009 – 23rd place
  • 2013 – 19th place

Asian Championship[edit]

Year Round
Kuwait 1977 8th
China 1979 did not qualify
South Korea 1983 5th
Jordan 1987 did not qualify
China 1989 5th
Japan 1991 10th
Bahrain 1993 4th
Kuwait 1995 did not qualify
Japan 2000 Withdrew
Iran 2002 3rd
Qatar 2004 5th
Thailand 2006 Withdrew
Iran 2008 3rd
Lebanon 2010 4th
Saudi Arabia 2012 3rd
Bahrain 2014 6th

Current squad[edit]

This is the squad for the 2013 World Men's Handball Championship.

Head coach: Nenad Kljaić

No. Pos. Name Date of birth (age) Height App. Goals Club
2 CB Mahdi Al-Salem (1990-02-16)16 February 1990 (aged 22) 1.91 m 89 312 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
7 LB Hussain Al-Mohsin (1986-06-21)21 June 1986 (aged 26) 1.84 m 43 125 Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
10 LB Ali Al-Saihati (1982-10-05)5 October 1982 (aged 30) 1.80 m 9 7 Saudi Arabia Al-Khaleej
12 GK Manaf Al-Saeed (1976-05-19)19 May 1976 (aged 36) 1.89 m 192 24 Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
13 RB Mustafa Al-Habib (1985-07-28)28 July 1985 (aged 27) 1.90 m 118 472 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
15 LW Sultan Al-Obaidi (1984-04-10)10 April 1984 (aged 28) 1.87 m 97 284 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
16 GK Mohammad Al-Salem (1986-04-03)3 April 1986 (aged 26) 1.88 m 106 6 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
20 LB Turki Al-Enbaawi (1984-08-19)19 August 1984 (aged 28) 1.93 m Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
23 LW Ahmed Al-Harbi (1979-04-30)30 April 1979 (aged 33) 1.80 m 68 143 Saudi Arabia Al-Ahli
24 RB Hisham Al-Obaidi (1988-03-20)20 March 1988 (aged 24) 1.83 m 74 246 Saudi Arabia Al-Nour
25 RB Abdullah Al-Hammad (1990-10-10)10 October 1990 (aged 22) 1.85 m 46 69 Saudi Arabia Al-Noor
37 CB Mohammad Al-Abas (1992-12-19)19 December 1992 (aged 20) 1.65 m 37 94 Saudi Arabia Mudhar Club
52 RW Seraj Al-Zayer (1986-12-29)29 December 1986 (aged 26) 1.81 m 47 70 Saudi Arabia Al-Safa
77 RW Ahmad Al-Abdulali (1988-06-18)18 June 1988 (aged 24) 1.85 m 73 183 Saudi Arabia Mudhar Club
87 LB Mohammad Al-Zaer (1987-02-02)2 February 1987 (aged 25) 1.84 m 56 112 Saudi Arabia Mudhar Club
88 LB Hussain Al-Hannabi (1988-08-26)26 August 1988 (aged 24) 1.81 m 28 39 Saudi Arabia Al-Safa
89 P Yousof Al-Taweel (1989-02-07)7 February 1989 (aged 23) 1.83 m 48 149 Saudi Arabia Al-Safa

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