El-Olympi

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El-Olympi (official name)
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Full name El-Olympi
النادي الأوليمبي المصري بالأسكندرية
Founded 1905; 112 years ago (1905)
Ground 15,000-capacity Izz al-Din Stadium,
Alexandria, Egypt.
Chairman Mr. Tarek El-Sayed
League Egyptian Second Division

El-Olympi (Arabic: النادي الأوليمبي المصري بالاسكندرية), also known as Olympic Club, is an Egyptian athletic club based in Alexandria, founded in 1905. It is one of the oldest clubs in Egypt mostly known for its achievements in the Track and field games winning several medals in continental championships and also in the Olympiad (10 medals of the total 26 of Egypt).

Football[edit]

The football Team's golden age was in the 1960s when the team could defeat Egypt's strongest teams at that time, winning the Egyptian Premier League in 1966. The team's level begun to drop due to financial problems. The team relegated in 2008–09 season and never show up in the Premier League again, the team was so near to show up again season 2013 /2014 and reports indicate that season 2014 /2015 has so big chance to show up again

Honors[edit]

1966
1933, 1934

Performance in CAF competitions[edit]

1967: Quarter-Finals

Current squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Egypt GK Hany Gamal
2 Egypt DF Jackson
6 Egypt DF Mostafa Fouad
9 Egypt DF Tamer Samir
11 Ghana DF Ahmed Saber
12 Egypt DF Khalid Elshikh
17 Burkina Faso MF Hamksha
18 Egypt MF Hsn Sosta
15 Nigeria FW Akpan Paul
21 Egypt MF Mahmoud Hamada
22 Egypt FW Ismaeel Shrf
23 Egypt MF Elgohry
24 Egypt DF Islam Hamd
28 Ghana GK Mohamed Talat
29 Egypt GK Kaporia
Egypt MF Bomba
Egypt FW Shehab
Egypt FW Bogy

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