Striker who became captain of the Saudi Arabian national team after debuted for them in 2002; he also played for Al-Hilal in the Saudi Premier League.
He played youth soccer for Al-Qadisiya from 2000 to 2003.
He played for Al Ain from 2011 to 2012.
He grew up in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
He played in the 2006 FIFA World Cup, which was won by Gianluigi Buffon and the Italians.