Ziad Jaziri

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Ziad Jaziri
Personal information
Date of birth (1978-07-12) July 12, 1978 (age 36)
Place of birth Sousse, Tunisia
Height 1.71 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Playing position Striker
Club information
Current team
19
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1999–2002 Etoile Sahel
2003–2005 Gaziantepspor 49 (17)
2005–2007 Troyes 44 (6)
2007–2008 Al-Kuwait 15 (9)
National team
1999–2007 Tunisia 64 (14)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of August 31, 2007.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23 June 2006

Ziad Jaziri (Arabic: زياد جزيري‎) (born 12 July 1978 in Tunis) is a Tunisian football striker.

He has 64 caps and 14 goals for the national team, and was called up to the 2006 World Cup. He was also in the 2002 World Cup squad. In addition, Jaziri was on the winning Tunisian team at the 2004 African Cup of Nations. He scored the first goal for Tunisia in the 2006 World Cup against Saudi Arabia on June 14, 2006.

On July 14, 2011, he was arrested with former International and Ajax Player Hatem Trabelsi and Club Africain Player Oussema Sallemi for questioning in a drug possession, consumption and trafficking affair.[1]

International career[edit]

International Goals[edit]

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
. April 22, 2000 Stade El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia  Mauritania
2 – 0
3 – 0
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. January 28, 2001 Stade Municipal, Pointe-Noire, Congo  Congo
2 – 1
2 – 1
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. February 25, 2001 Stade El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia  DR Congo
2 – 0
6 – 0
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. February 25, 2001 Stade El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia  DR Congo
4 – 0
6 – 0
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. May 20, 2001 Stade El Menzah, Tunis, Tunisia  Ivory Coast
1 – 1
1 – 1
2002 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. January 24, 2004 Stade 7 November, Radès, Tunisia  Rwanda
1 – 0
2 – 1
2004 African Cup of Nations
. February 14, 2004 Stade 7 November, Radès, Tunisia  Morocco
2 – 1
2 – 1
2004 African Cup of Nations
. October 9, 2004 Chichiri, Blantyre, Malawi  Malawi
1 – 2
2 – 2
2006 FIFA World Cup qualification (CAF)
. June 14, 2006 FIFA WM Stadion München, Munich, Germany  Saudi Arabia
1 – 0
2 – 2
2006 FIFA World Cup

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