Soccer Famous Soccer Players from Syria

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List of the best soccer players from Syria. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Syria, along with photos when available. This list of best Syrian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Syrian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

List contains players like Nizar Mahrous and Abdul Fattah Al Agha.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Syrian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Syrian soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Syria in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Syrian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.

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Aatef Jenyat is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Defender, Midfielder Aatef Jenyat is a Syrian footballer who is currently a Free agent, and is a former member of the Syria national football team.

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Abdul Fattah Al Agha is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Forward Abdul Fattah Al Agha is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Wadi Degla, which competes in the Egyptian Premier League, the top division in Egypt. He plays as a striker for El-Gouna and ...more

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Adnan al-Hafez is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Adnan al-Hafez Goalkeeper Adnan Al Hafez is a Syrian football goalkeeper. He currently plays for Al-Karamah, which competes in the Syrian Premier League the top division in Syria, wearing the number 22 jersey for ...more

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Ali Diab is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Defender Ali Diab is a Syrian professional association football player. He currently plays for Al-Wahda, which competes in the Syrian Premier League the top division in Iraq. He plays as a defender, ...more

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Ammar Rihawi is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Ammar Rihawi Midfielder Ammar Rihawi is a retired Syrian international football midfielder, and current coach

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Anas Al Khouja is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Anas Al Khouja Defender Al Khouja is an Syrian footballer.

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Bakri Tarab is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Bakri Tarab Defender, Midfielder Bakri Tarab is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Al Masafi in the Iraqi Premier League.

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Fadi Afash is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Fadi Afash Forward Fadi Afash is a former soccer player, most notably with the Portland Timbers of the USL First Division. Afash is best known among Timbers fans for scoring the "Sunshine Goal", a goal ...more

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Firas Al-Khatib is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Firas Al-Khatib Forward Firas Mohamad Al Khatib is a Syrian footballer who predominantly plays as a striker. He currently plays for Al-Arabi SC, which competes in the VIVA Premier League. He retired from playing for ...more

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Feras Esmaeel is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Feras Esmaeel Midfielder Feras Esmaeel is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Masafi, which competes in the Iraqi Premier League the top division in Iraq. He plays as a midfielder. He wears the number 5 shirt ...more

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George Mourad is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
George Mourad Forward George Mourad is an Assyrian footballer who plays for Örgryte IS as a striker.

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Ibrahim Al Hasan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Ibrahim Al Hasan Midfielder Ibrahim Al Hasan is a retired Syrian football player who played lastly currently playing for Al-Nawair in the Syrian Premier League.

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Jehad Al-Hussain is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Jehad Al-Hussain Midfielder Jehad Al Hussain is a Syrian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Dubai Club, which competes in the UAE Pro-League, wearing the number 14 jersey for Najran and for the Syria national ...more

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Khaled Mansoor Al Baba is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Khaled Mansoor Al Baba Defender Khaled Mansoor Al Baba is a Syrian football player who plays currently for Al-Taliya in Syria.

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Louay Chanko is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Louay Chanko Midfielder Louay Chanko is a Swedish Assyrian-born Syrian footballer who plays in midfield for Syrianska FC in the Swedish Allsvenskan. Chanko have scored one of the most special goals ever in Greek ...more

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Maher Al Sayed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Maher Al Sayed Forward, Midfielder Maher Al-Sayed is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Al-Wahda in the Syrian League.

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Mahmoud Amnah is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mahmoud Amnah Midfielder Mahmoud Amnah is a Syrian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Sporting Clube de Goa in the I-League and was a member of the Syria national football team. Amnah has been a regular for the ...more

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Mahmoud Karkar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mahmoud Karkar Goalkeeper Mahmoud Karkar is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Wahda, including in the 2014 AFC Cup group stage.

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Majd Homsi is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Majd Homsi Defender Majd Homsi is a Syrian footballer who plays as a defender for Karbalaa, which competes in the Iraqi Premier League the top division in Iraq and is currently a member of the Syria national ...more

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Mohamed Al-Zeno is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mohamed Al-Zeno Forward Mohamed Al Zeno is a Syrian professional footballer who plays for Muaither SC in the Qatargas League.

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Mosab Balhous is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mosab Balhous Goalkeeper Mosab Balhous is a Syrian footballer who plays as a goalkeeper for Dhofar S.C.S.C. in Oman Professional League.

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Omar Hemidi is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Omar Hemidi Defender Mohamad Omar Hemidi is a Syrian footballer who plays as a defender for Al-Jaish, which competes in the Syrian Premier League the top division in Syria and is currently a member of the Syria ...more

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Senharib Malki is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Forward Sanharib Malki Sabah is a Syrian footballer who plays as a striker for Kasımpaşa in the Turkish Süper Lig and the Syrian national team. For K.S.V. Roeselare, his previous club, he scored ...more

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Tarek Jabban is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Tarek Jabban Defender Tarek Jabban is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Jaish, which competes in the Syrian Premier League, the top division in Syria. He plays as a Defender, wearing the shirt with ...more

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Wael Ayan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Wael Ayan Midfielder Wael Ayan is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Najran SC, which competes in the Saudi Professional League the top division in Saudi Arabia. He plays as a midfielder, wearing the number ...more

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Zyad Chaabo is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Zyad Chaabo Forward Zyad Barakat Chaabo is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Misfat Baniyas in the Syrian Premier League. He usually plays in the Striker position.

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Hamzeh Al Aitoni is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Hamzeh Al Aitoni Defender Hamzeh Al Aitoni is a Syrian footballer who plays as a defender for Al-Nidal, which competes in the Syrian Premier League and is a member of the Syria national football team. Aitoni was a part ...more

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Mutaz Kailouni is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mutaz Kailouni Midfielder Mutaz Kailouni is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Busaiteen which competes in Bahrain .

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Alaa Al Shbli is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Alaa Al Shbli Defender, Midfielder Alaa Al Shbli is a Syrian international footballer. He currently plays for Naft Al-Wasat, who play in the Iraqi Premier League the top division in Iraq. He plays as a Right Wingback, wearing the ...more

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Belal Abduldaim is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Belal Abduldaim Defender Belal Luai Abdul Daim commonly known as Belal Abduldaim is a Syrian footballer who plays for Sur SC in Oman Professional League.

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Christer Youssef is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Midfielder Christer Youssef is a Swedish footballer of Assyrian descent who plays for Assyriska FF as a midfielder.

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Fahd Aodi is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Fahd Aodi Midfielder Fahd Aodi is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Al-Wathba in the Syrian League.

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Hassan Abbas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Hassan Abbas Defender, Midfielder Hassan Abbas is a retired professional Syrian football midfielder who last played for Al-Karamah in the Syrian Premier League the top division in Syria. Abbas's career began in the youth system ...more

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Iyad Bwota is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Iyad Bwota Midfielder

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Iyad Mando is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Iyad Mando Midfielder Iyad Mando is a Syrian footballer. who played for Al-Wathba.

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Khaled Al Horany is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Khaled Al Horany Midfielder

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Mahmoud Al Malloul is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mahmoud Al Malloul Midfielder Mahmoud Al Malloul is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Al-Shorta in the Syrian Premier League.

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Naser Al Sebai is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Naser Al Sebai Defender Naser Al Sebai is a Syrian footballer. He currently plays for Putra Samarinda, defender.

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Odai Eid is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Odai Eid Midfielder Odai Eid is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Tishreen. He played for Al Karamah in the 2008 AFC Champions League knockout stages.

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Tamer Haj Mohamad is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Tamer Haj Mohamad Midfielder Tamer Haj Mohamad is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Naft Al-Wasat in Iraq. He is an ethnic Circassian.

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Tawfiq Tayarah is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Tawfiq Tayarah Defender Tawfiq Tayarah is a Syrian football player who plays for Manshia Bani Hassan in the Jordan League . He played for Al-Karamah in the 2008 AFC Champions League knockout stages.

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Yasser Shahen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Yasser Shahen Defender Yasser Shahen is a Syrian footballer, who currently play for Al-Ahli SC in the Lebanese Second Division.

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Abdulhadi Khalaf is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Abdulhadi Khalaf Midfielder Abdul-Hadi Khalaf is a Syrian football player who is currently playing for Al-Karamah in the Syrian Premier League.

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Fahd Saleh is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Fahd Saleh Goalkeeper Fahd Mohamad Saleh is a Syrian football goalkeeper. He currently is playing for Al-Asalah in the Jordan League Division 1.

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Mohammad Ali is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mohammad Ali Midfielder

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Hussain Rahal is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Hussain Rahal Goalkeeper Hussain Rahal is an Syrian football player who is currently playing for Al-Jaish.

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Abdelrazaq Al Hussain is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Abdelrazaq Al Hussain Midfielder Abdelrazaq Al Hussain is a Syrian footballer who plays as a midfielder for Al-Riyadh, which competes in the Saudi First Division the second division in the KSA and is currently a member of the ...more

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Mohamad Darwish Midou is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mohamad Darwish Midou Midfielder Mohamad Mido is a Syrian footballer who plays for Al-Ittihad in Syria. His younger brother Hamid Mido plays for Al-Minaa.

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Mouatasem Alaya is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Mouatasem Alaya Mouatasem Alaya is a Syrian footballer for Al-Wahda.

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Rafat Muhammad is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous Soccer Players from Syria
Rafat Muhammad Defender Rafat Muhammad is a former Syrian footballer and current coach of Al-Wahda. He was capped 26 times by the Syria national team between 2002 and 2008, scoring one goal.