Algerian international forward known for his play with Tunisia's Étoile du Sahel, where he was a two-time Tunisian Cup and one-time CAF Confederations Cup champion. He joined Al Sadd of the Qatar Stars League in 2015.
He grew up playing youth soccer with RCG Oran before making his senior debut with the club in 2007.
He first played for Algeria's national team in 2014, having previously been a member of the country's U23 side.
He grew up in Oran, Algeria.
He and Rachid Ait-Atmane were both selected to represent Algeria in soccer at the 2016 Summer Olympics.