Sohar SC

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Sohar SC
نادي صحار الرياضي
SoharSCLogo.jpg
Full name Sohar Sporting Club
Nickname(s) Al-Tamaseeh
(The Crocodile (s))
Founded 1972; 45 years ago (1972)
Ground Sohar Regional Sports Complex
Sohar, Oman
Ground Capacity 19,000[1]
Chairman Oman Ahmed Al-Mohammed
Manager Serbia Darko Jankovic
League Oman Professional League
2014–15 12th (Promotion/Relegation Play-off)
Website Club website

Sohar Sporting Club (Arabic: نادي صحار الرياضي‎‎) is an Omani sports club based in Sohar, Oman.[2] The club is currently playing in the Oman Professional League, top division of Oman Football Association. Their home ground is Sohar Regional Sports Complex. The stadium is government owned, but they also own their own personal stadium and sports equipments, as well as their own training facilities.

History[edit]

The club got promoted to the Omani League, top division of Oman Football Association after winning the Promotion/Relegation Play-Off in the 2012-13 First Division League against Al Tali'aa.

Being a multisport club[edit]

Although being mainly known for their football, Sohar SC like many other clubs in Oman, have not only football in their list, but also hockey, volleyball, handball, basketball, badminton and squash. They also have a youth football team competing in the Omani Youth league.

Colors, kit providers and sponsors[edit]

Sohar SC's fans - 2014–15 Oman Professional League

Sohar SC have been known since establishment to wear a full green or white (Away) kit (usually a darker shade of green). They have also had many different sponsors over the years. As of now, Kelme provides them with kits.

Players[edit]

Sohar SC - 2014–15 Oman Professional League

First team squad[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Oman GK Abdullah Al-Jabri
40 Oman GK Dawood Al-Kahali
55 Oman GK Mohammed Al-Mamari
Oman GK Faris Al-Ghaithi
Oman GK Hilal Al-Hawari
2 Oman DF Ahmed Al-Jabri
6 Oman DF Ahmed Al-Khamis
13 Oman DF Hassan Al-Ajmi
21 Oman DF Ahmed Al-Dahi
49 Oman DF Ahmed Al-Kahali
79 Oman DF Badr Al-Jabri
Oman DF Hassan Al-Balushi
Oman DF Khalil Al-Kahali
No. Position Player
Romania DF Dan Ignat
8 Oman MF Ma'mun Al-Shibli
9 Oman MF Mohammed Al-Ajmi
12 Oman MF Abdulaziz Al-Hosni
16 Oman MF Omar Al-Fazari
17 Oman MF Hatem Al-Rushaidi
19 Oman MF Ahmed Al-Ajmi
77 Oman MF Mohammed Al-Kahali
Oman MF Saif Al-Muqbali
Oman MF Hisham Al-Farsi
10 Oman FW Abdullah Al-Shibli
20 Kyrgyzstan FW Ivan Filatov

Personnel[edit]

Technical staff[edit]

Position Name
Head Coach Serbia Darko Jankovic
Assistant Coach
Team Manager Oman Khalfan Al-Balushi
Goalkeeping Coach Oman Ashraf Al-Mashari
Team Doctor Oman Mamun Mohammed

Management[edit]

Position Staff
Chairman Ahmed Al-Mohammed
Vice-President Abdulrahman Al-Qasmi
General Secretary Manaa Al-Jabri
Treasurer Abdullah Al-Shahmati
Board member Ibrahim Al-Balushi
Board member Ahmed Al-Mamari
Board member Badar Al-Mahshir
Board member Issa Al-Kiyumi
Board member Saud Al-Jabri

References[edit]

External links[edit]