Emirates Club

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Emirates Club
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Full name Emirates Cultural Sport Club
نادي الإمارات الثقافي الرياضي
Founded 1969
Ground Emirates Club Stadium
Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
Ground Capacity 4,830
Chairman Sh. Ahmed bin Saqer Al-Qasimi
Manager Theo Bücker
League UAE Arabian Gulf League
2013–14 UAE Arabian Gulf League, 11th

Emirates Club (Arabic: نادي الامارات‎‎) is a professional association football club based in the city of Ras al-Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates.

History[edit]

Establishment[edit]

The club was established in 1969, from a merger of the two local football teams Oman and Al Qadisiya.

The Merge[edit]

On 29 May 2011, Sheikh Ahmed bin Saqr al-Qassimi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Kayed Al Qasimi, Chairman of Emirates and Ras Al Khaimah Clubs, announced the merger of the two clubs in one club under the name Emirates Club, To be representative of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. Decision to merge came on the recommendation of His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah.[1] On 11 June 2011, Was announced The new composition of the club.[2]

Honors[edit]

Players[edit]

As of UAE Arabian Gulf League:

No Position Player Nation
1 Goalkeeper Ahmed Al-Shaji      United Arab Emirates
13 Goalkeeper Ali Saeed Saqer      United Arab Emirates
27 Goalkeeper Ibrahim Abdullah      United Arab Emirates

2 Defender Ahmed Yaslam      United Arab Emirates
5 Defender Khaled Shamarikh      United Arab Emirates
6 Defender Hadef Saif      United Arab Emirates
14 Defender Mohammed Hassan      United Arab Emirates
20 Defender Ahmed Al-Dera      United Arab Emirates
23 Defender Haidar Alo Ali      United Arab Emirates
66 Defender Ali Rabee      United Arab Emirates
70 Defender Abdullah Nini Al-Shehi      United Arab Emirates

7 Midfielder Haithem Al-Matroushi      United Arab Emirates
8 Midfielder Al Hussain Saleh      United Arab Emirates
11 Midfielder Augusto César      Brazil
16 Midfielder Ali Al-Rasheed      United Arab Emirates
17 Midfielder Mohammed Saeed      United Arab Emirates
24 Midfielder Khaled Anber      United Arab Emirates
32 Midfielder Abdullah Ali      United Arab Emirates
80 Midfielder Khaled Khamis      United Arab Emirates
82 Midfielder Hocine Ragued      Tunisia

9 Forward Ahmed Malallah      United Arab Emirates
10 Forward Sebastián Sáez      Argentina
19 Forward Salem Saeed      United Arab Emirates
21 Forward Saeed Salem      United Arab Emirates
30 Forward Abdullah Mohammed      United Arab Emirates

-- Defender Ahmad Ibrahim      Iraq

Former managers[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Merge Emirates and Ras Al Khaimah club" (in Arabic). emaratalyoum.com. 29 May 2011. Retrieved 11 June 2011. 
  2. ^ "the new composition of the club" (in Arabic). emaratalyoum.com. 11 June 2011. Retrieved 11 June 2011. 

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