Al Shabab

Al-Shabab
Al-Shabab Sports Cultural Social Club, or "Al-Shabab" for short, is a Saudi sport, cultural, and social club based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is considered the oldest club in the capital, Riyadh.

Club Establishment:

Al-Shabab was founded in 1947. In 1968, a decision was made by the General Director of Youth Welfare, Prince Khaled Al-Faisal, to merge Shabab Riyadh with Najma Riyadh, which had a blue and orange emblem and was previously merged with Al-Mareekh. The two clubs, Shabab Riyadh and Najma Riyadh were merged into one club named Al-Shabab, headed by Sheikh Abdul Hamid Moshkhas. The club's first football team is one of the most famous teams at the Saudi, Arab, and Asian levels.

Al-Shabab Club Headquarters:

Al-Shabab's headquarters is located on King Fahd Road in the Al-Sahafa neighborhood (Riyadh), north of downtown Riyadh. This neighborhood contains many press offices and the tallest residential tower, Rafal Tower. Al-Shabab is distinguished by its strategic location in the north of Riyadh, making it the richest Saudi club in terms of its investment location.

Club Stadium:

ThePrince Faisal bin Fahad Stadium of Al-Shabab Saudi Club is named after the honorary president of Al-Shabab, Khaled bin Sultan. It was opened in 1984 and has a capacity of 10,000 spectators, including 200 VIP seats.

Club Championships:

The club has achieved numerous local achievements and championships, such as winning the Saudi Pro League 6 times and being the runner-up 6 times, the last of which was in 2021, which qualified it for the 2022 AFC Champions League. It has also won two Gulf championships in the Gulf Clubs Cup and several Arab championships, such as winning the Arab Club Champions League twice and the Arab Super Cup twice, in addition to achieving Asian championships like winning the Asian Cup Winners' Cup in 2001.

Championship Record of Al-Shabab in Various Football Competitions:

Competition Years of Winning
Saudi Pro League (Champion) 1990–91, 1991–92, 1992–93, 2003–04, 2005–06, 2011–12
Saudi Pro League (Runner-up) 1981-82, 1984-85, 1988-89, 1997-98, 2004–05, 2020-21
King's Cup (Champion) 2008, 2009, 2014
King's Cup (Runner-up) 2013
Crown Prince Cup (Champion) 1993, 1996, 1999
Crown Prince Cup (Runner-up) 1992, 1994, 2000, 2009
Saudi Super Cup (Champion) 2014
Saudi Super Cup (Runner-up) 1999, 2000
Asian Cup Winners' Cup (Champion) 2001
Arab Club Champions League (Champion) 1992, 1999
Arab Super Cup (Champion) 1996, 2001
Gulf Club Cup (Champion) 1993, 1994
Saudi First Division (Champion) 1979
Prince Faisal bin Fahd Cup (Champion) 1988, 1989, 2009, 2010
Arab Elite Cup 1996, 2001
Central Region Championship 1380 AH
Prince Fahd Cup for Palestine Martyrs 1388 AH
Prince Salman Cup for the Desert 1394 AH
Prince Faisal bin Fahd Cup Activation Tournament 1418 AH
ART Friendly Championship 2007
 

 Records of Saudi League in the History of Al-Shabab Club:

  • Undefeated in 35 consecutive matches: This is a new record, especially after drawing with Al-Hilal's youth.
  • Three consecutive league championships: In the seasons 1411, 1412, 1413 AH, the first Saudi club to achieve this feat.
  • Retaining the league cup: The first Saudi club to achieve this feature.
  • Quadruple in one season: Achieving the league and cup locally, and the Arab and Gulf championships externally in the season 1413 AH.
  • Championship without loss or draw: And with a clean sheet in the 10th Gulf Championship.
  • Entering the Guinness Book of Records: After playing two finals in one day.

Presidents of Al-Shabab Throughout History:

Name Period
Mr. Abdullah bin Ahmed 1947-1961
Mr. Abdullah Al-Tuwaijri 1961-1966
Mr. Ibrahim Abdullah Madini 1966-1968
Mr. Abdul Hamid Moshkhas 1968-1973
Prince Fahd bin Nasser bin Abdulaziz 1973-1979
Prince Saad bin Faisal bin Saad 1979-1980
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 1980-1989
Mr. Mohammed bin Jumaa Al-Harbi 1989-1992
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 1992-1994
Mr. Sulaiman bin Hamad Al-Malik 1994-1996
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 1996-1999
Mr. Mohammed bin Abdullah Al-Nuwaiser 1999-2000
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 2000-2003
Mr. Talal bin Hassan Al Al-Sheikh 2003-2005
Mr. Khaled bin Omar Al-Baltan 2005-2006
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 2006-2006
Mr. Khaled bin Omar Al-Baltan 2006-2014
Prince Khaled bin Saad bin Fahd 2014-2015
Mr. Abdullah bin Amer Al-Quraini 2015-2017
Mr. Ahmed Al-Aqeel 2017-2018
Mr. Khaled Al-Baltan 2018-Present
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Home Away All
Played 9 11 20
Wins 5 2 7
Draws 2 3 5
Losses 2 6 8
Home Away All
Per Match Total Per Match Total Per Match Total
Goals 1.4 13 0.7 8 1.1 21
Goals Conceded 0.9 8 1.5 17 1.3 25
Yellow Cards 2.4 22 1.7 19 2.1 41
Red Cards 0.2 2 0.3 3 0.3 5
Clean Sheets 0.4 4 0.3 3 0.4 7
Corners 6.2 56 5.3 58 5.7 114
Fouls 16 144 13.5 149 14.7 293
Offsides 2.1 19 2.9 32 2.6 51
Shots 15.6 140 10.4 114 12.7 254
Shots on Goal 4.6 41 3.7 41 4.1 82
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Saudi Pro League
25 Feb 2024
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Al-Nassr
Saudi Pro League
2 Mar 2024
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Saudi Pro League
7 Mar 2024
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Al-Fayha
Saudi Pro League
14 Mar 2024
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Saudi Pro League
4 Apr 2024
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Saudi Pro League
11 Apr 2024
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Al Riyadh
Saudi Pro League
18 Apr 2024
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Saudi Pro League
25 Apr 2024
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Abha
Saudi Pro League
2 May 2024
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Saudi Pro League
6 May 2024
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Saudi Pro League
16 Feb 2024
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Saudi Pro League
30 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
22 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
15 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
7 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
2 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
25 Nov 2023
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Saudi Pro League
9 Nov 2023
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