Abdelmajid Chetali

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Abdelmajid Chetali
عبد المجيد الشتالي
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Personal information
Full name Abdelmajid Al-Chetali
Date of birth (1939-07-04) 4 July 1939 (age 77)
Place of birth Sousse, Tunisia
Playing position Manager
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1957–1968 Étoile du Sahel
National team
Tunisia 70 (4)
Teams managed
1970–1975 Étoile du Sahel
1974–1978 Tunisia
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Abdelmajid Chetali (Arabic: عبد المجيد الشتالي‎‎; born 4 July 1939) is a Tunisian former footballer and manager. As a player, he played for the Tunisian national team in 70 matches, scoring 4 goals, and was selected to play for the team in the 1960 Summer Olympics.[1] As a manager, he led them in their first ever World Cup appearance in 1978, where Tunisia became the first African team to win a World Cup match, beating Mexico 3–1.

Chetali in 1973

He also coached Étoile du Sahel,[2] and the Bahrain national football team.[3]


  1. ^ "Abdelmajid Chetali". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 1 June 2013. 
  2. ^ Entraineurs Archived June 1, 2009, at the Wayback Machine. Étoile du Sahel
  3. ^ [1] Gulf cup of Nations Managers

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