|Full name||Jeunesse Sportive de la Saoura|
|Founded||September 2008 in Méridja|
|Ground||Stade 20 Août 1955|
|Head Coach||Nabil Neghiz|
|League||Ligue Professionnelle 1|
|2016–17||Ligue Professionnelle 1, 5th|
Jeunesse Sportive de la Saoura (Arabic: الشبيبة الرياضية للساورة), known simply as JS Saoura or JSS for short, is an Algerian football club based in the town of Méridja in the Béchar Province. The club is currently playing in the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1.
In the 2009–2010 season, JS Saoura won the West division of the 2009–10 Inter-Régions Division. The previous season, JS Saoura was playing in the Regional Béchar League, where it also finished first and won promotion to the Inter-Régions Division.
In the 2010–2011 season, JS Saoura finished first in the Centre-Ouest division of the Championnat National de Football Amateur to win promotion to the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 2 for the first time in its history.
A new professional era
|Season||Division||Pos.||G||W||D||L||GS||GA||P||National Cup||African Cup||Notes|
|2008–09||Ligue Régional I||1||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-||-|
|2009–10||Inter-Régions||1||28||17||7||4||39||20||58||-||-||Promoted to LNF Amateur|
|2010–11||LNF Amateur||1||24||15||6||3||46||23||51||Round of 64||-||Promoted to Ligue 2|
|2011–12||Ligue 2||2||30||17||5||8||48||26||56||Round of 16||-||Promoted to Ligue 1|
|2012–13||Ligue 1||9||30||10||8||12||28||26||38||Round of 64||-|
|2013–14||Ligue 1||9||30||13||6||11||38||36||45||Round of 64||-|
|2014–15||Ligue 1||11||30||10||9||11||26||29||39||Round of 64||-|
|2015–16||Ligue 1||2||30||12||12||6||39||25||48||Round of 32||-||Qualification for the CAF CL|
- Runner-up (1) : 2011–12
- Winner (1) : 2010–11
- Winner (1) : 2009–10
- Winner (1) : 2008–09
Performance in CAF competitions
- CAF Champions League: 1 appearance
- 2017 – In progress
As of August 25, 2017. Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Mohamed Belhafiane (Aug 1, 2008–June 30, 2011)
- Abdellah Mecheri (July 1, 2011–Aug 28, 2011)
- Mohamed Belhafiane (Sept 1, 2011–June 30, 2012)
- Chérif Hadjar (July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2013)
- Abdelkader Amrani (July 1, 2013–Aug 27, 2013)
- Ali Mechiche (Aug 29, 2013–Dec 8, 2013)
- Alain Michel (Dec 20, 2013–Sept 3, 2014)
- El Hadi Khezzar (Sept 4, 2014–Nov 15, 2014)
- Denis Goavec (Nov 17, 2013–Feb 3, 2015)
- Mohamed Belhafiane (Feb 4, 2015–Feb 25, 2015)
- Mohamed Henkouche (Feb 26, 2015–June 30, 2015)
- Bernard Simondi (July 1, 2015–)
- Jeunesse Sportive de la Saoura Archived 12 July 2011 at the Wayback Machine.
- Inter-région : JS Saoura, WAB et ABS champions
- DNA : La JS Saoura rejoint le MO Bejaia en Ligue 2 Archived 25 September 2012 at the Wayback Machine.
- "La JS Saoura accède à la ligue 1 !" (in French). DZFoot. 17 April 2012. Archived from the original on 19 April 2012. Retrieved 20 April 2012.
- "Sonatrach et ses filières reprendront le MCA, le MCO, le CSC et la JSS". Algérie1.com. Abbès Zineb. August 18, 2012.
- Club profile - Soccerway.com
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