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Famous Athletes from Sudan

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List of famous athletes from Sudan, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Sudan has seen some very talented athletes over the years, many of who have gone on to represent their country in the Olympics. These are some of the best Sudan athletes of all time, so if you're a native of Sudan and are aspiring to compete in sports professionally then these are people you should look up to. If you're searching for a particular popular athlete from Sudan then you can use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List ranges from Bader Eldin Abdalla Galag to Khalid Jolit, plus much more.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the greatest Sudan athletes?" and "Which athletes are from Sudan?"

You can click on the names of these legendary athletes of Sudan in order to get more information about each one.
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    Mowaia Bashir

    Ittihad Wad Medani

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionDefender

    Mowaia Bashir Koko is a Sudanese international footballer who plays for Al-Hilal as a defender. He previously played for Al-Ittihad Wad Medani and transferred to the Blue waves in June 2012 ....  more
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    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionDefender

    Amar Ramadan Abdel Aziz (born February 5, 1977 in Sudan) is a Sudanese football defender. He formerly played for Al-Hilal. Ramadan was a member of the Sudan national football team....  more
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    Mohamed Rihan

    Sudan national football team

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionGoalkeeper

    Bahaeddine Mohamed Abdellah Rihan is a Sudanese football goalkeeper who plays for Al-Hilal and the Sudan national football team....  more
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    Amer Kamal

    Sudan national football team

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionDefender

    Amer Kamal is Sudanese footballer who plays for Al-Merreikh SC in Sudanese Premier League. He is a member of Sudan national football team, played at 2012 Africa Cup of Nations....  more
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    Haytham Tambal

    Al-Merrikh

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionForward

    Haytham Tambal (born November 28, 1978 in Sudan) is a Sudanese football striker currently playing for Al-Merrikh. He is the all-time Sudan national football team top scorer. In 2008 in the Sudanese...  more
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    Hamid Nizar

    Al-Hilal

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionMidfielder

    Nizar Hamid is a Sudanese football defender who plays for Al-Hilal and the Sudan national football team....  more
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    El Muez Mahgoub

    Sudan national football team

    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionGoalkeeper

    Elmuez Mahjoub (born 14 August 1978) is the goalkeeper of the Sudanese football club Hay Al Wadi SC (Nyala) in the Sudan Premier League. He is also a member of the Sudan national football team. He is...  more
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    BirthplaceSudan

    NationalitySudan

    PositionGoalkeeper

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    Mohammed Musa

    Sudan national football team

    NationalitySudan

    PositionForward, Midfielder

    Mohamed Musa is a Sudanese footballer who plays for Al-Nsoor in the Sudan Premier League. He is a member of the Sudan National Football Team....  more
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    Nagmeldin Ali Abubakr

    Nagmeldin Ali Abubakr (born February 22, 1986) is a Sudanese athlete who mainly competes in the 400 metres. He was born in Khartoum. His current personal best time is 44.93 seconds, achieved in April...  more
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    Mohammed Ali El Khider

    Mohammed Ali El Khider (born 10 February 1985 in Khartoum) (known as Mohammed Safari) is a Sudanese footballer who plays for Al-Ahly Shendi....  more
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    Ramadan Alagab

    Al-Mourada

    NationalitySudan

    PositionForward

    Ramadan Alagab is a Sudanese international footballer, who plays for Al-Mourada as a striker. He was selected for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations by Mazda, and has made two appearances....  more
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    Abdelhameed Amarri

    Abdelhameed Amarri (Arabic: عبد الحميد السعودي‎)is a Sudanese football striker. He currently plays for Khartoum. Amarri also played for the Sudan national team. In the 2007 Cecafa Cup, he helped the...  more
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    Abdelrahman Isaac Karongo

    Sudan national football team

    NationalitySudan

    Abdelrahman Isaac Karongo is a Sudanese international footballer who plays for Al-Merreikh, as a striker. He is the younger brother of Hassan Karango....  more
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    Philip Clark

    Philip Jonathan Clark is a former English cricketer. Clark is a right-handed batsman who bowls right-arm medium-fast. He was born at Khartoum in Sudan. While studying for a degree at the University...  more
  • 41

    Muna Jabir Adam

    Muna Jabir Adam (born 6 January 1987) is a Sudanese athlete born in Al-Ubayyid who specializes in the 400 metres hurdles....  more
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    Omer Khalifa (born 18 December 1956) is a Sudanese retired middle distance runner who set a national record of 3:33.28 minutes over 1500 meters in Grosseto of 1986. Prior to this, he won silver...  more
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    Todd Matthews-Jouda

    Todd Matthews-Jouda (born June 20, 1979) is a hurdling athlete, who is notable for having switched nationality from United States to Sudan in September 2003. His personal best is 13.36 seconds, but...  more
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    Ahmed Musa Jouda

    Ahmed Musa Jouda (born 20 May 1957) is a retired Sudanese long-distance runner who specialized in the 10,000 metres. He won the bronze medal at the 1982 African Championships, and competed at the...  more
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    Richard Justin

    Khartoum-3

    BirthplaceKhartoum, Sudan

    NationalitySudan, South Sudan

    PositionDefender, Midfielder

    Richard Justin Lado is a South Sudanese football defensive midfielder currently playing for Khartoum. He was a member of the Sudan national football team. He scored the very first ever goal for South...  more