Algerian soccer player who gained fame playing midfielder for Spartak Moscow, Anderlecht, Mechelen, and Kayseri Erciyesspor. He also played for the Algerian national team.
He started his career by joining Ivry's youth team in 1998.
He played for France's national youth teams until 2009.
He has a sister named Safia Hoarau-Hanni.
Both he and Abdul Majeed Waris played for Spartak Moscow.