USM Khenchela

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USM Khenchela
USM Khenchela logo.gif
Full name Union sportive de la Médina Khenchela
Nickname(s) Lions des Aurés
Founded 1943
(as Union sportive de la Médina Khenchela)
Ground Stade Hamem Amar
President Abid Bibi
Head Coach Abdellah Laghrour
League Championnat National de Football Amateur
2009–10 Ligue Inter-Régions de football – Groupe Est, 5th
Current season

Union sportive de la Médina Khenchela commonly known as USM Khenchela or simply Lions des Aurés is an Algerian Championnat National Amateur football club based in Khenchela. The club was founded in 1943.[1]

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The club came fifth in the 2009–10 Ligue Inter-Régions de football – Groupe Est.[2]

The club was promoted for the 2010–11 season of the newly created Championnat National de Football Amateur due to the professionalisation of the first two divisions in Algeria.[3]

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