Fahid Ben Khalfallah
Ben Khalfallah with Bordeaux in 2010
|Date of birth||October 9, 1982|
|Place of birth||Péronne, France|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Winger / Attacking Midfielder / Forward|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 May 2015.
Ben Khalfallah played in the French second and third divisions until the age of 25, when he got his first taste of Ligue 1 football with SM Caen. His new team, however, was relegated at the end of the season after a decent first season in Ligue 1 for the midfielder.
In the summer of 2009, he signed for Valenciennes FC for three years. He started the season very well, starting five games and coming on as a substitute in another five, scoring 3 beautiful goals and providing 5 assists.
His first season in Australia was very successful; scoring five goals and making nine assists in the A-League helping to win that competitions Premiership and Championship, as well as being awarded the Victory Medal as the club's player of the season.
On the 24th of April 2015 Melbourne Victory announced that they had retained Ben Khalfallah's services for a further two years, the player citing that he enjoyed life in Melbourne and playing for the country's biggest club.
With Melbourne Victory:
- "Ben Khalfallah rejoint l’Estac" [Ben Khalfallah joins Estac] (in French). estac.fr. 28 January 2014. Retrieved 29 January 2014.
- Windley, Matt (18 September 2014). "Kevin Muscat makes Tunisian international Fahid Ben Khalfallah final Melbourne Victory recruit". Fox Sports.
- Fahid Ben Khalfallah wins Victory Medal Melbourne Victory Official Website
- #BenPenned: MVFC re-signs FBK Melbourne Victory Official Website
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