Suleyman Sleyman

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Suleyman Sleyman
Personal information
Date of birth (1979-12-28) December 28, 1979 (age 34)
Place of birth Södertälje, Sweden
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996-1997 Syrianska FC 27 (4)
1998-2008 Hammarby IF 167 (1)
2000 Syrianska FC (loan) 4 (0)
2009-2014 Syrianska FC 65 (1)
National team
2008 Sweden 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).

Suleyman Sleyman is a Swedish former football defender of Aramean origin who last played for Syrianska FC.[1][2] With a degree in economics from the Stockholm School of Economics, he works part-time as an auditor for Ernst & Young.[3][4]

He signed a new contract with Hammarby IF in September 2007, which expired at the end of the 2008 season.[5] As his contract expired he left Hammarby and on 26 February 2009, he returned to Syrianska FC.[6]

He scored his first goal for Hammarby in August 2008, after almost ten years in the club, in the derby where Hammarby faced AIK, 2-2.[7] On March 5, 2014, Sleyman officially announced his retirement.[8]