Emirates Club

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Emirates Club
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Full name Emirates Cultural Sport Club
نادي الإمارات الثقافي الرياضي
Nickname(s) Falcons
Founded 1969
Ground Emirates Club Stadium
Ras al-Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
Ground Capacity 5,200
Chairman Sh. Ahmed bin Saqer Al-Qasimi
Manager Czech Republic Ivan Hašek
League UAE Arabian Gulf League
2015–16 UAE Arabian Gulf League, 12th

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



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]



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 Al-Kaebi  United Arab Emirates
55 Goalkeeper Mohammed Al-Barq  United Arab Emirates

2 Defender Ahmed Yaslam  United Arab Emirates
3 Defender Saad Surour (on loan from Al-Wasl)  United Arab Emirates
4 Defender Ahmad Ibrahim  Iraq
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 Fahad Hadeed (on loan from Al-Nasr)  United Arab Emirates
8 Midfielder Al Hussain Saleh  United Arab Emirates
16 Midfielder Ali Al-Rasheed  United Arab Emirates
17 Midfielder Mohammed Saeed Al-Hammadi  United Arab Emirates
21 Midfielder Saeed Salem  United Arab Emirates
24 Midfielder Khaled Amber  United Arab Emirates
28 Midfielder Humaid Salmeen (on loan from Al-Ahli)  United Arab Emirates
30 Midfielder Abdullah Mohammed  United Arab Emirates
31 Midfielder Faraj Jumaa  United Arab Emirates
32 Midfielder Abdullah Ali  United Arab Emirates
80 Midfielder Khaled Khamis  United Arab Emirates

9 Forward Ahmed Malallah  United Arab Emirates
10 Forward Sebastián Sáez  Argentina
11 Forward Mourad Batna (on loan from FUS)  Morocco
18 Forward Osman Sow (on loan from Henan Jianye)  Sweden
19 Forward Salem Saeed Salem (on loan from Al Dhafra)  United Arab Emirates

Former managers[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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