Majed Abdullah

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Birthday
1, 1959
Birthplace
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
1, 1959 (age 59)
Birthplace
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

About

Saudi Arabian forward who was nicknamed the Arabian Pele. He was voted best football player in Saudi Arabia's history in a poll by IBOPE Zogby International.

Before Fame

He played on the Saudi under 17 team in 1977 and debuted on the senior team in 1978 in a friendly against Portuguese Benfica.

Trivia

Ten years after he retired, a ceremonial farewell match was organized between his former team, Al-Nasr, and Real Madrid.

Family Life

He grew up in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Associated With

His career was honored with a farewell match in which Arjen Robben scored Real Madrid's only goal.