|Full name||Ali Ahmed Mabkhout Mohsen Omaran Alhajeri|
|Date of birth||5 October 1990|
|Place of birth||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|2008–2009||United Arab Emirates U20||10||(0)|
|2012||United Arab Emirates U23||16||(4)|
|2012–||United Arab Emirates||87||(68)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 March 2021|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 29 March 2021
Ali Ahmed Mabkhout Mohsen Omaran Alhajeri (Arabic: علي أحمد مبخوت محسن عمران الهاجري; born 5 October 1990) is an Emirati professional football player who plays as a forward for UAE Pro League club Al Jazira and the United Arab Emirates national team, for which he is the all-time top goalscorer. He progressed through Al Jazira's youth team and made his way through to the first team in 2009.
Mabkhout's brother Sultan is also a professional footballer.
Mabkhout made his senior and UAE Pro League debut on 17 April 2009, in a 4–1 home win against Al Sharjah. His second match was against Al Dhafra on 26 April when he scored his first senior goal for Al Jazira. He started next match against rivals Al Ain in the Dubai derby. He scored his second senior goal in the 90th minute and match ended 2–0 to Al Jazira.
He made his AFC Champions League debut against Al Ittihad on 22 April 2009 after coming on as a late substitute. On 19 May 2009, he scored his first Asian Champions League goal in the 49th minute against Esteghlal in a 2–2 draw.
Mabkhout gained momentum after his first season, receiving a reputation for creating goal scoring opportunities. He formed a prolific partnership with Ricardo Oliveira, who was his teammate from 2009 to 2014. This partnership contributed towards the development of Mabkhout's talents in his formative years.
2012 Summer Olympics
Mabkhout made his senior national team debut on 16 October 2012 at Za'abeel Stadium in Dubai against Gulf Rival Bahrain in a friendly match, Ali Mabkhout has scored his first ever hat-trick and led UAE to a 6–2 win.
21st Arabian Gulf Cup
Ali Mabkhout played in his first major senior international tournament at the 21st Arabian Gulf Cup in 2013. He was selected by UAE international team coach Mahdi Ali. In the group stage, against Qatar he scored in the 28th minute, in a match which ended 3–1 to UAE. He also scored a goal against Bahrain in the second group match. After qualifying from their group, UAE faced Kuwait in the semifinal, winning 1–0, before beating Iraq 2–1 in the final. This trophy was his first as a first team player.
2015 AFC Asian Cup
Mabkhout was named in UAE's 23-man squad for the 2015 AFC Asian Cup. He started the opening match of the tournament against Qatar and scored twice in 4–1 win. In the following match against Bahrain, Mabkhout scored the fastest goal ever scored in AFC Asian Cup history in the fourteenth second. UAE won the match 2–1 and qualified to the knockout stage. In the quarter-final, Mabkhout scored the opening goal of a 1–1 draw with Japan at Stadium Australia in Sydney. He went on to convert his penalty kick as the Emiratis defeated the defending champions 5–4 in a penalty shootout. He also scored the winning goal in UAE's 3–2 win over Iraq in third-place match. He then won the Golden Boot as the tournament's top goalscorer with 5 goals.
2022 FIFA World Cup qualification
- As of 21 March 2021.
|Al Jazira||2009–10||UAE Pro League||16||3||6||2||1||1||23||6|
|United Arab Emirates|
- Al Jazira
- UAE Pro League: 2010–11, 2016–17
- UAE President's Cup: 2010–11, 2011–12
- Etisalat Emirates Cup: 2009–10
- United Arab Emirates U23
- United Arab Emirates
- UAE Pro League top scorer: 2016–17
- Arabian Gulf Cup top scorer: 2014, 2019
- AFC Asian Cup top scorer: 2015
- AFC Asian Cup Team of the Tournament: 2015, 2019
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