|Full name||Omar Al-Ghamdi|
|Date of birth||11 April 1979|
|Place of birth||Mecca, Saudi Arabia|
|Height||1.76 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
|Playing position||Defensive midfielder|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 13 August 2017|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 13 August 2017
In 1997, Al-Hilal signed Omar Al-Ghamdi, he was part of Al-Hilal team that won the Asian Super Cup and Asian Champions League in 2000. He won every trophy at Al-Hilal. On 14 March 2010, Omar played his last match for Al-Hilal which was against Al-Shabab which ended 2-1 win for Al-Hilal. He left in 2010.
On 21 June 2010, Omar went to Al-Shabab from Al-Hilal as part of a swap deal which Al-Hilal got Waleed Al-Gizani from Al-Shabab. On 14 August 2010, he played his league debut against Al-Raed which Al-Shabab lost 2-1. On 29 September 2011, Omar made his first assist for Al-Shabab against Al-Raed which he assisted Hassan Muath in the 40th minute which was a reason why they won 2-1. On 30 November 2011, Omar assisted Fahad Hamad in the 61 minute which made Al-Shabab win 1-0 against Al-Ettifaq. On 2 February 2012, Omar was sent off against Ittihad in the 38 minute for a second yellow card, but Al-Shabab still won 2-0. In 2012, he won the first and only Saudi Professional League for Al-Shabab. In 2014, Omar won the King Cup and the Super Cup for Al-Shabab. On 26 March 2017, Omar announced that he will retire at the end of the season. On 17 April 2015, Omar played his last league match against Al-Taawoun which Al-Shabab drew 1-1. On 23 August 2015, Omar officially retired from football after a playing career that lasted 17 years.
Omar played his debut for the Saudi Arabian national team in the 2000 AFC Asian Cup. He is a member of the Saudi Arabian national team and was called up to the squad to participate in the 2002 FIFA World Cup and 2006 FIFA World Cup. On 6 September 2008, Omar played his last match for the national team which was against Iran which he replaced Mohammad Al-Shalhoub in the 67th minute, the match ended 1-1. After 78 caps for the Saudi national team, he retired in 2008.
- Saudi Professional League (4): 1997-98, 2001-02, 2004-05, 2009-10
- Saudi Crown Prince Cup (7): 1999-2000, 2002–03, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2008-09, 2009-10
- Prince Faisal bin Fahd Cup (3): 2000, 2005, 2006
- Saudi Founder's Cup (1): 1999
- AFC Champions League (1): 1999-2000
- Asian Cup Winners' Cup (1): 2001-02
- Asian Super Cup (1): 2000
- Omar Al-Ghamdi at National-Football-Teams.com