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Flag of Algeria Algeria
Algerian FA (logo)
Nickname(s) الأفناك (Fennec Foxes)
الخُضر (The Greens)
Association Algerian Football Federation
Confederation CAF (Africa)
Head coach Flag of Algeria Djamel Belmadi
Captain Madjid Bougherra
Most caps Lakhdar Belloumi (101)
Top scorer Abdelhafid Tasfaout (35)
Ground Stade 5 Juillet 1962
FIFA code ALG
World Cup appearances 4 (First in 1982)
Best result Round of 16, 2014
Africa Cup of Nations appearances 14 (First in 1968)
Best result Winners, 1990
ALG 1ALG 2


The Algeria national football team is the national association football team of Algeria and is controlled by the Algerian Football Federation.

Current squad

The following 23 players were called up to the final squad for the 2014 FIFA World Cup.
Caps and goals updated as 4 June 2014.

# Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
1 1GK Cédric Si Mohamed 9 January 1985 (1985-01-09) (age 35) 1 0 Flag of Algeria CS Constantine
16 1GK Mohamed Zemmamouche 19 March 1985 (1985-03-19) (age 35) 7 0 Flag of Algeria USM Alger
23 1GK Raïs M'Bolhi 25 April 1986 (1986-04-25) (age 34) 28 0 Flag of Bulgaria CSKA Sofia
2 2DF Madjid Bougherra (Captain) 7 October 1982 (1982-10-07) (age 37) 62 4 Unattached
3 2DF Faouzi Ghoulam 1 February 1991 (1991-02-01) (age 29) 6 0 Flag of Italy Napoli
4 2DF Essaïd Belkalem 1 January 1989 (1989-01-01) (age 31) 13 1 England Watford
5 2DF Rafik Halliche 2 September 1986 (1986-09-02) (age 34) 29 1 Flag of Portugal Académica
6 2DF Djamel Mesbah 9 October 1984 (1984-10-09) (age 35) 26 0 Flag of Italy Livorno
12 2DF Carl Medjani 15 May 1985 (1985-05-15) (age 35) 26 1 Flag of France Valenciennes
17 2DF Liassine Cadamuro-Bentaïba 5 March 1988 (1988-03-05) (age 32) 7 0 Flag of Spain Mallorca
20 2DF Aïssa Mandi 22 October 1991 (1991-10-22) (age 28) 2 0 Flag of France Reims
22 2DF Mehdi Mostefa 30 August 1983 (1983-08-30) (age 37) 23 0 Flag of France Ajaccio
7 3MF Hassan Yebda 14 May 1984 (1984-05-14) (age 36) 25 2 Flag of Italy Udinese
8 3MF Medhi Lacen 15 May 1984 (1984-05-15) (age 36) 30 0 Flag of Spain Getafe
10 3MF Sofiane Feghouli 26 December 1989 (1989-12-26) (age 30) 19 5 Flag of Spain Valencia
11 3MF Yacine Brahimi 8 February 1990 (1990-02-08) (age 30) 6 0 Flag of Spain Granada
14 3MF Nabil Bentaleb 24 November 1994 (1994-11-24) (age 25) 3 1 England Tottenham Hotspur
18 3MF Abdelmoumene Djabou 31 January 1987 (1987-01-31) (age 33) 8 1 Flag of Tunisia Club Africain
19 3MF Saphir Taïder 29 February 1992 (1992-02-29) (age 28) 11 3 Flag of Italy Internazionale
9 4FW Nabil Ghilas 20 April 1990 (1990-04-20) (age 30) 5 2 Flag of Portugal Porto
13 4FW Islam Slimani 18 June 1988 (1988-06-18) (age 32) 20 10 Flag of Portugal Sporting Lisbon
15 4FW El Arbi Hillel Soudani 25 November 1987 (1987-11-25) (age 32) 22 11 Croatia Dinamo Zagreb
21 4FW Riyad Mahrez 21 February 1991 (1991-02-21) (age 29) 2 0 England Leicester City

Recent call-ups

The following players have been called up to the Algeria squad within the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club Latest call-up
GK Azzedine Doukha 5 August 1986 (1986-08-05) (age 34) 4 0 Flag of Algeria JS Kabylie 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
GK Sofiane Khedaïria 1 April 1989 (1989-04-01) (age 31) 0 0 Flag of Algeria ES Sétif v. Flag of Mali.png Mali, 10 September 2013
DF Ali Rial 26 March 1980 (1980-03-26) (age 40) 0 0 Flag of Algeria JS Kabylie v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014
DF Abderahmane Hachoud 2 July 1988 (1988-07-02) (age 32) 3 0 Flag of Algeria MC Alger v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014 (Preliminary)
DF Féthi Harek 21 October 1982 (1982-10-21) (age 37) 1 0 Flag of France Bastia v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014 (Preliminary)
DF Mohamed Khoutir Ziti 19 April 1989 (1989-04-19) (age 31) 0 0 Flag of Algeria ES Sétif v. Flag of Mali.png Mali, 10 September 2013
MF Adlène Guedioura 12 November 1985 (1985-11-12) (age 34) 28 2 England Crystal Palace 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Foued Kadir 5 December 1983 (1983-12-05) (age 36) 23 2 Flag of France Rennes 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Ryad Boudebouz 19 February 1990 (1990-02-19) (age 30) 16 1 Flag of France Bastia 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Nacereddine Khoualed 16 April 1986 (1986-04-16) (age 34) 4 0 Flag of Algeria USM Alger 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Amir Karaoui 7 March 1987 (1987-03-07) (age 33) 1 0 Flag of Algeria ES Sétif 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
MF Zinedine Ferhat 1 March 1993 (1993-03-01) (age 27) 1 0 Flag of Algeria USM Alger v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014
MF Hocine El Orfi 27 January 1987 (1987-01-27) (age 33) 1 0 Flag of Algeria USM Alger v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014 (Preliminary)
MF Laurent Agouazi 16 March 1984 (1984-03-16) (age 36) 2 0 Flag of France Caen v. Flag of Burkina Faso.png Burkina Faso, 6 October 2013
MF Hamza Koudri 15 December 1987 (1987-12-15) (age 32) 1 0 Flag of Algeria USM Alger v. Flag of Guinea.png Guinea, 14 August 2013
FW Rafik Djebbour 8 March 1984 (1984-03-08) (age 36) 33 5 England Nottingham Forest 2014 FIFA World Cup preliminary squad
FW Mohamed Amine Aoudia 6 June 1987 (1987-06-06) (age 33) 7 0 Germany FSV Frankfurt v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014 (Preliminary)
FW Ishak Belfodil 12 January 1992 (1992-01-12) (age 28) 2 0 Flag of Italy Livorno v. Flag of Slovenia.png Slovenia, 5 March 2014 (Preliminary)

Current coaching staff

Manager: Christian Gourcuff

Assistant Manager: Nourredine Kourichi

General Manager: Abdelhafid Tasfaout

Goalkeeping Coaches: Abdenour Kaoua, Hassan Belhadji

Fitness Coaches: Gianni Biscotti, Cyril Moine

Team Doctors: Dr. Mohamed Boughlali, Dr. Ali Yekdah

A' Manager: Ali Fergani

A' Assistant Manager: Lakhdar Belloumi

Women's Manager: Azzedine Chih

U-23 Manager: Toufik Kourichi

U-17 Manager: Abdelkader Soltani

Alumni

Former players

Main article: List of Algerian international players

Managers

Main article: List of Algeria international managers

Honours

Winners (1): 1990

External links

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