Al-Taawoun

Al-Taawoun
The Al-Taawoun Football Club is a Saudi Arabian football club. The club competes in the Saudi Professional League, and its main headquarters is located in the city of Buraidah in the Al-Qassim region of Saudi Arabia.

Club Foundation:

The club was established in 1956 and originally named the "Saudi Youth Club", The club's prominent founders included Saleh Al-Waibli, Abdullah Saleh Al-Qassim, Nasser Al-Rashoudi, and Abdullah Al-Hussan. Al-Waibli was appointed as the club's first president. Four years after its inception, the club was officially registered under the youth sponsorship in 1960 and was recognized as an official club approved by the General Presidency for Youth Welfare (currently the Ministry of Sport) in April 1963.

Al-Taawoun Club Headquarters:

Located in the city of Buraidah in the Al-Qassim region in the heart of Saudi Arabia, the club was founded in 1956 as the "Saudi Club." Later, it was renamed the "Youth Club" before settling on the final name, "Al-Taawoun Club." The club was officially registered with the General Sports Authority in 1380 Hijri.

Al-Taawoun Club Stadium:

The Al-Taawoun Club Stadium is a football stadium located in Buraidah, Saudi Arabia. Inaugurated in 2017, it serves as the home ground for Al-Taawoun Club. The stadium has a seating capacity of 6,000 spectators and is a significant venue for matches and sporting events in the region.

Club Championships:

Over the years, the Al-Taawoun Club has achieved numerous notable accomplishments. The club won the Saudi Cup title for the first time in the 1960-1961 season. It also clinched its first domestic league title in the 1976-1977 season. Overall, the club boasts a rich record of achievements, winning over 60 titles throughout history. Among these championships, Al-Taawoun's sporting accolades include 18 domestic league titles, 13 Crown Prince Cup titles, and nine Saudi Cup titles. Al-Taawoun's success is not limited to the domestic level. The club has also achieved notable international successes, winning eight Asian titles, including four AFC Champions League titles – a record accomplishment. In recent years, Al-Taawoun has dominated the sporting scene in Saudi Arabia, clinching numerous league titles between 2016 and 2022. On the local front, the club fiercely competes with teams such as Al-Nassr and Al-Ittihad. Al-Hilal and Al-Nassr have shared eight titles in the last decade.

Al-Taawoun Club Championships:

Year(s) of Victory Competition
1996–97 Saudi First Division
1978 Saudi Second Division
1996–97, 2000–01, 2007–08, 2008–09 Prince Faisal bin Fahd Cup
Participation in 2015/2016 season AFC C Champions League
 

Al-Taawoun Club's Record in the Saudi League:

  • First Participation in the League: Al-Taawoun joined the Saudi First Division and started its participation in this championship since its establishment in the season of 1376 Hijri (1956 AD).
  • First League Championship: Al-Taawoun secured its first title in the Saudi First Division in the 1996-97 season, marking its first league championship in the club's history.
  • Runner-ups: Al-Taawoun finished second in the Saudi First Division in the seasons of 1994-95 and 2009-10.
  • Promotion to the Premier League: Starting from the regional leagues since its foundation, Al-Taawoun gradually climbed to the First Division and then to the Premier League.
  • Participation in the AFC Champions League: The 2015/2016 season saw Al-Taawoun participate in the AFC Champions League, which is considered an international achievement for the club.
  • Goals: The club has numerous memorable goals scored by its players over the years in various championships.

Presidents of Al-Taawoun Club:

Period Name
1956 - 1964 Saleh Ali Al-Wabeli
1965 - 1968 Abdullah Ali Mobley
1968 - 1970 Rashid Sulaiman Al-Hussan
1970 - 1971 Ibrahim Al-Baqishi
1971 - 1972 Mohammed Nasser Al-Mushaiqeh
1972 - 1974 Zayed Hassan Al-Amri
1974 - 1976 Abdulrahman Sulaiman Al-Zuhairi
1976 - 1978 Saleh Abdulaziz Al-Hurr
1978 - 1982 Ibrahim Sulaiman Al-Humaidi
1982 - 1987 Ali Saleh Al-Omeirini
1987 - 1989 Abdulaziz Ali Al-Suwaid
1989 - 1990 Sulaiman Abdullah Aba Al-Khail
1990 - 1996 Ali Saleh Al-Tuwaijri
1996 - 1998 Abdullah Yahya Al-Sharida
1998 - 1999 Ahmed Ibrahim Al-Samhan
1999 Ahmed Nasser Al-Nasser
1999 - 2000 Saleh Ibrahim Aba Al-Khail
2000 - 2001 Abdulrahman Ali Al-Skakr
2001 - 2003 Qahtan Al-Fahad
2003 - 2004 Abdullah Yahya Al-Sharida
2004 - 2005 Abdulaziz Saleh Al-Dahesh
2005 - 2006 Barak Saleh Al-Zumai
2006 - 2007 Abdulrahman Abdullah Aba Al-Khail
2007 - 2012 Mohammed Saleh Al-Sarrah
2012 - 2020 Mohammed Abdullah Al-Qasim
2020 - 2021 Ali Al-Shaayi
2021 - Present Saud Al-Rashoudi
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Founded
1956
Stadium
Home Away All
Played 12 10 22
Wins 7 5 12
Draws 2 3 5
Losses 3 2 5
Home Away All
Per Match Total Per Match Total Per Match Total
Goals 1.9 23 1.5 15 1.7 38
Goals Conceded 1.2 14 1 10 1.1 24
Yellow Cards 1.3 15 1.8 18 1.5 33
Red Cards 0.1 1 0.1 1 0.1 2
Clean Sheets 0.3 4 0.3 3 0.3 7
Corners 4.8 58 5.6 56 5.2 114
Fouls 12.3 148 13.2 132 12.7 280
Offsides 1.5 18 2 20 1.7 38
Shots 14.7 176 14.2 142 14.5 318
Shots on Goal 5.9 71 5.4 54 5.7 125
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Saudi Pro League
29 Feb 2024
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Al Wehda
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Saudi Pro League
9 Mar 2024
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Al-Ahli
Saudi Pro League
16 Mar 2024
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Al-Raed
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Saudi Pro League
4 Apr 2024
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Al-Hazm
Saudi Pro League
11 Apr 2024
Al-Tai
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Saudi Pro League
18 Apr 2024
Al-Ittihad
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Saudi Pro League
25 Apr 2024
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Al Khaleej
Saudi Pro League
2 May 2024
Damac
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Saudi Pro League
6 May 2024
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Al-Hilal
Saudi Pro League
9 May 2024
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Saudi Pro League
23 Feb 2024
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Al-Okhdood
Saudi Pro League
15 Feb 2024
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Abha
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Saudi Pro League
30 Dec 2023
- 6:00 pm
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Al-Nassr
Saudi Pro League
23 Dec 2023
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Al-Fateh
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16 Dec 2023
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Saudi Pro League
8 Dec 2023
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Al-Fayha
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2 Dec 2023
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Al Shabab
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Saudi Pro League
24 Nov 2023
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Al Riyadh
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10 Nov 2023
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