Al-Khaburah Club

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Al-Khaburah Club
نادي الخابورة
Full name Al-Khaburah Sports Club
نادي الخابورة الرياضي
Nickname(s) Al-Fahood
(The Cheetah(s))
Founded 1972; 46 years ago (1972) (30 March 1972 (as Al-Khaburah))
Ground Sohar Regional Sports Complex
Sohar, Oman
Capacity 19,000
Chairman Oman Sheikh Fahad Sultan Saif Al-Hosni
Manager Egypt Sherif El-Khashab
League Oman Professional League
2014–15 6th

Al-Khaburah Sports Club (Arabic: نادي الخابورة الرياضي‎) is an Omani football club based in Al-Khaburah, Al Batinah Region, Oman.[1] The club is currently playing in the Oman Professional League, top division of Oman Football Association. Their home ground is Sohar Regional Sports Complex. The stadium is government owned, but they also own their own personal stadium and sports equipment, as well as their own training facilities.

Being a multisport club[edit]

Although being mainly known for their football, Al-Khaboura SC like many other clubs in Oman, have not only football in their list, but also hockey, volleyball, handball, basketball, badminton and squash. They also have various youth football teams competing in Oman Olympic League, Oman Youth League (U-19) and Oman Youth League (U-17).

Crest and colours[edit]

Al-Khaboura SC have been known since establishment to wear a full yellow (with green stripes on the trim) kit (usually a darker shade of pale yellow). They have also had many different sponsors over the years. As of now, Kelme provides them with kits.

Honours and achievements[edit]

  • Winners 2000–01
  • Winners 2002

International titles[edit]

  • Winners 2003, 2004
  • Runners-up 2000


Technical staff[edit]

Position Name
Manager Egypt Sherif El-Khashab
Assistant Coach Oman Ali Mubarak Al-Buraiki
Goalkeeping Coach
Team Manager Oman Mustafa Al-Hosni
Oman Hamad Al-Qutaiti
Oman Khalid Al-Balushi
Fitness Coach Oman Ali Mubarak Al-Buraiki
Club Doctor Egypt Sayyed Sayyed


Position Staff
Chairman Sheikh Fahad Sultan Saif Al-Hosni
Vice-President Sheikh Badr Al-Hosni
General Secretary Saleh Al-Zadjali
Treasurer Ahmed Al-Hosni
Board Member Asad Al-Hosni
Board Member Hafidh Salim Al-Rowas
Board Member Said Ghalib Al-Rowas

Presidential history[edit]

Name From To
Oman Sheikh 17 October 1985 17 October 1987
Oman Sheikh Taib Khalifa Ali Al-Qutaiti 13 December 1987 5 August 1995
Oman Khalifa 17 August 1995 17 August 1996
Oman Sheikh Saif Hilal Sultan Al-Moosa 28 August 1997 27 August 1999
Oman Sheikh 2 September 1999 2 September 2000
Oman Sheikh 13 September 2001 13 September 2003
Oman Sheikh Shabib Hilal Al-Moosa 8 October 2003 8 October 2006
Oman Sheikh Fahad Sultan Saif Al-Hosni 19 December 2006 23 August 2007


  1. ^ "Al-Khaboura SC".

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