Abdelhafid Tasfaout (2013)
|Full name||Abdelhafid Tasfaout|
|Date of birth||11 February 1969|
|Place of birth||Oran, Algeria|
|Height||1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
|1997–1998||→ Guingamp (loan)||25||(6)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Tasfaout suffered a life-threatening head injury during the 2002 African Cup of Nations in Mali after he clashed with Boubacar Diarra of Mali. An ambulance was driven onto the pitch to give assistance and at the time many of his teammates feared he had been killed. However, he made a complete recovery and it was confirmed that he suffered a broken nose and a swallowed tongue.
- Best goalscorer with the Algeria team with 35 goals
- Best Algerian player with MC Oran in 1992, 1993 and 1994
- Best goalscorer in the Algeria Ligue 1 with MC Oran in 1992 and 1993 with 17 goals
- Won the Algerian league twice with MC Oran in 1992 and 1993
- Won the French Ligue 1 with AJ Auxerre in 1996
- Won the Coupe de France with AJ Auxerre in 1996
- Runner-up the Coupe de France with EA Guingamp in 1997
- Gleeson, Mark. "Algeria's Tasfaout recovers after swallowing tongue". ESPN. Archived from the original on 3 September 2009. Retrieved 10 August 2009.
- "Slimani s'attaque au record de Tasfaout". Le Temps d'Algérie. Retrieved 10 June 2013.
- Holstein, Dick & Owsianski, Jarek. "Abdelhafid Tasfaout - International Goals". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 4 June 2009. Retrieved 9 July 2009.
- Abdelhafid Tasfaout at National-Football-Teams.com
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