Khalid Al-Shenaif

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Khalid Al-Shenaif
Personal information
Full name Khalid Saleh Al-Shenaif
Place of birth Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991–2001 Al Shabab
2001–2004 Al-Ahli
National team
1994–1994 Saudi Arabia 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Khalid Saleh Al-Shenaif (Arabic: خالد الشنيف‎) is a retired Saudi footballer. He is currently a sports analyst for MBC Pro Sports channel.

Club career[edit]

Al Shabab[edit]

Al-Shenaif made his league debut in the 1990-91 season and he became an essential element of Al Shabab squad, during his 10 years with Al Shabab he won 13 Championship most notable was winning the Saudi Premier League 3 times in a row from 1991 to 1993 and winning the Asian Cup Winners' Cup in 2000-01.


After ten years with Al Shabab, on September 2001 he transferred to Al-Ahli where he played for three years before he announced his retirement from football at age 31 in 2004. In his three years with Al-Ahli he won 4 Championship.

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Saudi's goal tally first.
# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 9 October 1994 Hiroshima, Japan Hong Kong  1–1 2-1 1994 Asian Games

Post retirement[edit]

Following his retirement from professional football, Al-Shenaif started his sports analyst career for the Arab Radio and Television Network, he is currently a sports analyst for Dubai Sports channel and Saudi Arabian TV Sports channel.


Al Shabab[edit]