Ammar Souayah

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Ammar Souayah
Personal information
Date of birth (1957-06-11) 11 June 1957 (age 59)
Place of birth Tunis, Tunisia
Playing position Manager
Club information
Current team
Espérance Sportive de Tunis (manager)
Teams managed
Years Team
1999–2001 Club Sportif de Hammam-Lif
2001–2005 Étoile du Sahel
2002 Tunisia
2013–2014 Al-Shabab U23
2014–2015 Al-Shabab
2015– Espérance Sportive de Tunis

Ammar Souayah (Arabic: عمار السويّح‎‎) (born June 11, 1957) is a retired Tunisian footballer who is the manager of Espérance Sportive de Tunis.

Tunisia national football team[edit]

In 2002, Ammar Souayah signed as the coach of the Tunisia national team and led the team at the FIFA World Cup. Tunisia began the tournament with a 2-0 defeat against Russia then drew 1-1 against strong Belgium but was defeated 2-0 against co-host Japan and eliminated in the Group Stage. He coached Club Sportif de Hammam-Lif[1] and also Étoile du Sahel.[2]

Al-Shabab Riyadh[edit]

On 23 January 2014, he was appointed the head coach of Al-Shabab, replacing Belgian Emilio Ferrera. He performed well with Al-Shabab in the 2014 AFC Champions League group stages. Al-Shabab played 6 matches, 5 won and lost 1.

Managerial Statistics[edit]

As of 14 May 2014,

Team Nat From To Record
Al-Shabab Saudi Arabia 23 January 2014 20 May 2014 22 12 4 6 54.55