Sami El-Sheshini

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Sami El-Sheshini
Personal information
Full name Sami Hussain El-Sheshini
Date of birth (1972-01-23) 23 January 1972 (age 45)
Place of birth Egypt
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1991–2001 Zamalek SC
2001–2002 Kuwait Kaifan
National team
1994–1999 Egypt 15 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Sami El-Sheshini (Arabic: سامي الشيشيني‎‎; born 23 January 1972) is a retired Egyptian international football player.

El-Sheshini spent most of his career playing for Egyptian Premier League side Zamalek SC. He played for the Zamalek side that won the 2000 African Cup Winners' Cup.[1]

El-Sheshini made several appearances for the Egypt national football team, including three appearances at the 1998 African Cup of Nations finals.[2] He also played for Egypt at the 1991 FIFA World Youth Championship in Portugal[3] and the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.[4]


  1. ^ Anwar, Abeer (6 December 2000). "The big turnaround". Al-Ahram Weekly. 
  2. ^ Courtney, Barrie (5 June 2005). "African Nations Cup 1998 - Final Tournament Details". RSSSF. Archived from the original on 4 March 2016. 
  3. ^ Sami El-SheshiniFIFA competition record
  4. ^ "Sami Hussain El-Sheshini Biography and Statistics". Retrieved 8 March 2010. [dead link]

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