|Full name||Selim Benachour|
|Date of birth||8 September 1981|
|Place of birth||Paris, France|
|Height||1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)|
|Playing position||Attacking midfielder|
|2002||→ Martigues (loan)||28||(1)|
|2003||→ Troyes (loan)||9||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 February 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Selim Benachour (Arabic: سليم بن عاشور, Salīm bin ʻĀshūr; born Slim Ben-Achour, 8 September 1981 in Paris) is a Tunisian footballer, who plays as a midfielder for the Cypriot First Division side APOEL.
In 2005 he left France and moved to Portugal, signing with Vitória Guimarães, where he enjoyed one successful season at the club. The next season, he signed a contract with the Russian side Rubin Kazan and two years later he moved to Al Qadsia in Kuwait.
On 16 June 2012, Benachour signed a two-year contract with the Cypriot club APOEL. On 23 August 2012, he scored his first goal with APOEL in a Europa League play-off round match against Neftchi Baku in Dalga Arena, equalising the score in the 83rd minute, in a match which ended with 1–1 draw. He beacme a champion with APOEL after helping his club to win the 2012–13 Cypriot First Division.
He is widely considered one of Tunisia's best players, an elegant playmaker with range of passing and great vision, and played for Tunisia's national squad in the 2002 World Cup. However, he was not included in the squad for the 2006 World Cup in Germany, in which Tunisia national football team were knocked out in the first round. He was part of the squad that won the 2004 African Cup of Nations.
- APOEL official profile
- Selim Benachour at National-Football-Teams.com
- Soccerway Profile
- Transfermarkt Profile
- Interview-biography (Russian)
- El Málaga Club de Fútbol acuerda con Selim Benachour su desvinculación; Málagacf.com, 13.9-2010 (Spanish)
- Benachour assina até ao final da época 2011/2012; csmartimo.pt, 21.1–2011 (Portuguese)
- "Προκαταρκτική Συμφωνία με Selim Benachour" (in Greek). APOEL FC. Retrieved 16 June 2012.
- "Neftçi 1–1 APOEL". UEFA. Retrieved 23 August 2012.