Mosab Balhous, Syrian footballer
|Date of birth||5 October 1983|
|Place of birth||Homs, Syria|
|Height||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|2011–2012||→ Al-Wahda (Loan)||30||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 18 March 2016
Balhous's career began in the youth system of Al-Karamah before starting his professional career with the senior team. He won with Al-Karamah four Syrian Premier League titles, four Syrian Cups, one Super Cup and helped the club reach the final of the AFC Champions League for the first time. Al-Karamah were defeated 3–2 on aggregate in the final by Jeonbuk Hyundai Motors of the K-League. Three years later, he was an important factor in his side's first-ever accession to AFC Cup Final. Al-Karamah were defeated 2–1 in the final of the second most important association cup in Asia by Kuwait SC of the Kuwaiti Premier League. On 3 October 2011, Balhous joined Al-Wahda on loan until the end of the 2011–12 season. On 26 August 2013, he signed a one-year contract with Oman Professional League club Dhofar S.C.S.C.. On 7 July 2014, he signed a one-year contract extension with Dhofar S.C.S.C.
Balhous has been a regular for the Syria national football team since 2006. He made 10 appearances for Syria during the qualifying rounds of the 2010 FIFA World Cup. He was selected as Syria's number one goalkeeper for the AFC Asian Cup 2011 in Qatar. He played full 90 minutes in all Syria's three group games against Saudi Arabia, Japan and Jordan.
- With Al-Karamah
- With Dhofar
- Mosab Balhous at National-Football-Teams.com
- "Al Karama continue the dream". AL JAZEERA.
- "Asian Club Competitions 2006". rsssf.com.
- "...في الكرامة: إعارة البلحوس للوحدة والعمير للشرطة". Syrian Soccer.
- "بلحوس يفسخ تعاقده مع الشرطة السوري وينضم رسمياً لظفار العماني". KOOORA.