Hossam Ashour

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Hossam Ashour
Hossam Ashour 2011.jpg
Personal information
Full name Hossam Mohamed Ashour Sanad Attia
Date of birth (1986-03-09) March 9, 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Cairo, Egypt
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Defensive midfielder
Club information
Current team
Al Ahly SC
Number 25
Youth career
Al Ahly SC
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2004– Al Ahly SC 251 (3)
National team
2005–2006 Egypt U-20 8 (0)
2006–2007 Egypt U-23 3 (0)
2006–2012 Egypt 12 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 1 July 2006.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 July 2006

Hossam Ashour (Arabic: حسام عاشور‎‎, born March 9, 1986) is an Egyptian footballer. He plays as a defensive midfielder for Egypt's African Super Cup Championship club Al-Ahly as well as Egypt's national football team.

He is a talented midfielder who has become something of a regular for Al Ahly in the past couple of seasons. He made several appearances in their triumphant CAF Champions League 2006 and CAF Champions League 2005 campaign. He is known for his hard work[citation needed] Reports had chosen him the Man of the final Match against CS Sfaxien.[citation needed]

Ashour played for Egypt at the 2005 FIFA U-20 World Cup in the Netherlands.[1]



  1. ^ Hossam AshourFIFA competition record

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