Ali Abo Greisha

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Ali Abou Greisha is a retired Egyptian football player.

Career[edit]

Abou Greisha was voted by the readers of Jeune Afrique Africa's outstanding footballer for 1971.[1] He played club football for Ismaily. He represented the Egypt national football team on several occasions, including participating in the 1970 and 1974 African Cup of Nations,[2] where he scored a combined 7 goals.[3]

Following his playing career, he became a coach for Ismaily.

Titles[edit]

Personal[edit]

3rd African footballer of the year by France Football 1970[4]

8th African footballer of the year by France Football 1972[5]

Top scorer of Egyptian League 1966/67

Top scorer of African champions league 1969

For Ismaily[edit]

1 Egyptian league title 1966/67

1 African champions league title 1969

References[edit]

  1. ^ Loughran, Gerry. "Games Arabs Play". Saudi Aramco World. Retrieved 2009-08-06. 
  2. ^ "L'Histoire de la CAN" (in French). Africa Foot. Retrieved 2009-08-06. 
  3. ^ Mahjoub, Faouzi (1997-12-01). "The Great Adventure of African Football". FIFA. Retrieved 2009-08-06. 
  4. ^ Pierrend, José Luis (2000-02-14). "African Player of the Year 1970". RSSSF. Retrieved 2009-08-06. 
  5. ^ Pierrend, José Luis (2000-02-14). "African Player of the Year 1972". RSSSF. Retrieved 2009-08-06.