|Full name||Salem Muhamed Al-Dawsari|
|Date of birth||19 August 1991|
|Place of birth||Jeddah, Saudi Arabia|
|Height||1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|2018||→ Villarreal (loan)||1||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23:51, 2 July 2018 (UTC)|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:55, 15 October 2018 (UTC)
Al-Dawsari joined Al-Hilal as a youth player. In 2018, as part of a deal between the Saudi Arabian Football Federation and La Liga, he joined Spanish club Villarreal on loan. He made one appearance in Spain, coming on as a substitute against Real Madrid and setting up two goals as Villareal came from behind to draw 2–2.
Al-Dawsari was called up the to Saudi Arabian national team for the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers and scored his first international goal in a match away to Australia in 2012. In May 2018, he was named in Saudi Arabia’s preliminary squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. On 25 June, Al-Dawsari scored a late winning goal as his side won 2–1 over Egypt in their last group stage match of the World Cup.
- Statistics accurate as of match played 16 November 2018.
As of 10 September 2018
- Scores and results list Saudi Arabia's goal tally first (One unofficial goal included).
|1.||29 February 2012||Melbourne Rectangular Stadium, Melbourne, Australia||Australia||1–0||2–4||2014 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|2.||23 November 2014||King Fahd Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia||United Arab Emirates||3–2||3–2||2014 Arabian Gulf Cup|
|3.||8 June 2017||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia||Australia||1–1||2–3||2018 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|4.||7 October 2017||King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia||Jamaica||1–0||5–2||Friendly|
|5.||15 May 2018||Estadio de La Cartuja, Seville, Spain||Greece||1–0||2–0|
|6.||25 June 2018||Volgograd Arena, Volgograd, Russia||Egypt||2–1||2–1||2018 FIFA World Cup|
|7.||10 September 2018||Prince Faisal bin Fahd Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia||Bolivia||2–0||2–2||Friendly|
- Saudi Professional League: 2016–17
- King's Cup: 2015, 2017
- Crown Prince Cup: 2012, 2013, 2016
- Super Cup: 2015, 2018
- AFC Champions League 2014 runner's up and 2017 runner's up
- "2018 FIFA World Cup Russia – List of Players" (PDF). FIFA.com. Fédération Internationale de Football Association. 4 June 2018. Retrieved 10 June 2018.
- Wilcox, Gregory (30 May 2018). "Salem al-Dawsari: the winger who represents a new breed of Saudi player". The Guardian. Guardian News and Media Limited. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
- "Socceroos bury Saudis after half-time". ABC News. ABC. 29 February 2012. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
- "World Cup 2018: All the confirmed squads for this summer's finals in Russia". BBC Sport. BBC. 18 May 2018. Retrieved 31 May 2018.
- "Salem al-Dawsari snatches win for Saudi Arabia against Egypt". The Guardian. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
- Salem Al-Dawsari at National-Football-Teams.com
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