Al Jazira Club
|Full name||Al-Jazira Sports & Culture Club|
|Nickname(s)||Al-Ankabot (Arabic: العنكبوت)(The Spider),
Fakhr Abu Dhabi (Arabic: فخر أبوظبي)(Pride of Abu Dhabi)
|Founded||March 19, 1974|
|Ground||Mohammed Bin Zayed Stadium|
|Chairman||HH Sheikh Mansour Al-Nahyan|
|Manager||Henk ten Cate|
|League||UAE Pro League|
|2014–15||UAE Pro League, 2nd|
|Website||Club home page|
Al-Jazira Sports & Cultural Club (also spelled Al Jazira Club, Arabic: نادي الجزيرة الرياضي الثقافي meaning: the island) is primarily a football club from Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. They play in the UAE League.
Al-Jazira was established in 1974 as a merger between Khalidiyah and Al Bateen.
6 Official Championships
- UAE Federation Cup:1 (defunct)
- Winners: 2007
- Winners: 2010
- Runners Up: 2013
- Winners: 2007
As of UAE Pro League:
- "Abu Dhabi Football Clubs". Culture, Leisure & Sports. Abu Dhabi Government. Retrieved 23 September 2011.[dead link]
- "Al Jazira SSC". Soccerway. Global Sports Media. Retrieved 23 September 2011.
- "Club History". Al Jazira Sports Club Official Site. Archived from the original on February 14, 2012. Retrieved 23 September 2011.
- "United Arab Emirates - List of Champions". RSSSF.
- "Hilmy Al Nawwal".
- Neil Cameron (2 June 2011). "Al Jazira want management pedigree, not marquee name". The National. Abu Dhabi Media. Retrieved 16 October 2012.
- James Piercy (22 August 2011). "From Braga to Vercauteren via Sabella: Al Jazira's boss hunt finally ends". Sport 360. Retrieved 6 April 2013.[dead link]
- Thomas Woods (8 March 2012). "Franky Vercauteren dismissed by Al Jazira". The National. Abu Dhabi Media. Retrieved 6 April 2013.
- "Al Jazira confirm Eric Gerets as new coach to replace Walter Zenga". The National (Abu Dhabi Media). 20 May 2014. Retrieved 11 December 2014.
- "Sport Activities". Aljazira Sports Club Official Site. Retrieved 23 September 2011.[dead link]