|Full name||Sofiane Hanitser|
|Date of birth||November 20, 1984|
|Place of birth||Hassi Mefsoukh, Algeria|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|USM El Harrach|
|2008-||USM El Harrach|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of December 25, 2006.
Hanitser was a member of the Algerian Under-23 National Team at the 2005 Islamic Solidarity Games in Saudi Arabia. In the opening game against Palestine, he scored two goals as Algeria went on to win the game 3-0. He played in Algeria's remaining games at the competition but did not score. Hanitser was also a member of the team at the 2005 Mediterranean Games in Almeria, Spain. In the opening game, he scored two goals against Tunisia, with the game ending 2-2 and Algeria winning the penalty shoot-out 5-4.
On June 4, 2006, Hanitser made his debut for the Algerian National Team in a friendly against Sudan. Hanitser started the game on the bench and replaced Lazhar Hadj Aïssa in the 76th minute as Algeria went on to win the game 1-0.