Rafit Eyad

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Rafit Eyad
رأفت عياد
Personal information
Date of birth (1986-01-05) January 5, 1986 (age 31)
Place of birth Palestine
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Jabal Al-Mukaber
Number 4
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
–present Jabal Al-Mukaber
National team
2008– Palestine 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 3 March 2012.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 3 March 2012

Rafit Eyad (Arabic: رأفت عياد‎‎; born January 5, 1986 in Palestine) is a Palestinian professional football (soccer) player currently playing for Jerusalem side Jabal Al-Mukaber of the West Bank Premier League.[1] He plays primarily as a centre back and is noted for his ability in the air and skill on the ball. Eyad received his first national team cap against Iran during the 2008 WAFF Championship. He has since gone on to represent Palestine at the 2012 AFC Challenge Cup.[2]