Hossam Hassan

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Birthday
10, 1966
Birthplace
Cairo, Egypt
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
10, 1966 (age 53)
Birthplace
Cairo, Egypt

About

Egyptian striker who, with his brother, led several Egyptian teams to success in the 1980s, '90s and early 2000s. Starred for Al-Ahly, scoring over 100 goals in 12 years with the club.

Before Fame

He made his professional debut at 18 years of age with his hometown team Al Ahly.

Trivia

He scored 68 goals for the Egyptian national team from 1985 to 2006.

Family Life

His twin brother, Ibrahim, an accomplished soccer player in his own right, often played on the same team with Hossam.

Associated With

He and Magdi Yacoub both became tremendous Egyptian-born soccer players, though Yacoub mostly played in the European leagues.