Oman football star, goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi announces retirement

Image Credit: omangbnews
Image Credit: omangbnews

Muscat: Omani football star, goalkeeper Ali Al-Habsi, announced his final retirement from football, saying: “After years I had the honor to represent a number of clubs at home and abroad, today I announce the end of my career as a football player.”

Ali Al-Habsi said in a tweet on his official Twitter account: “At this moment, I raise my sincere thanks and my great gratitude to all who have supported me throughout my career, stressing my continued service to my country from other sites.”

Ali Al-Habsi was chosen a time ago as an ambassador for the 2022 World Cup, and stated at the time that he considered this choice a tribute to all Omanis and not to Ali Al-Habsi’s history as a goalkeeper only.

Ali Al Habsi is Ali bin Abdullah bin Hareb Al Habsi, born on December 30, 1981, from the state of Al-Mudhaibi, and was famous for the title of honest goalkeeper, as he contributed with our first football team to achieving impressive results at the Gulf, Arab and international levels. Al Habsi worked abroad for a number of clubs, including Bolton Wanderers, Lyn Wigan and West Bromwich.

Ali Al-Habsi won several awards, including the best goalkeeper in the Gulf Cup years 2003, 2004, 2007, 2009, 2011. He also won the best Arab goalkeeper award in 2004, and was the first Arab player to win the FA Cup 2012/2013 season.

Terms of Use:

  • This website Arabian Daily is an individual’s property, not used for any commercial or sales purposes. What you see here are one’s random thoughts in action. I, by no means, endorse any product or party through this, unless stated explicitly.
  • All work you will find here is copyrighted unless stated otherwise. No part of this work can be reproduced in any way with the exception of a) if you share our work, it should link back to this website; b) if you quote any part of our work, it should be properly credited to us with a link to this website.
  • All images used on this website have been taken from open source image websites on the Internet. If any of them are copyrighted to you and you want us to take them down or add credits, please feel free to contact us here, or by using the contact form on this page.
  • The views expressed on Arabian Daily are solely ours. They do not represent any party or any particular school of thought. This website does not promote racism in any form.
  • Privacy Policy:
    This website will respect the readers’ and the writer’s privacy. We do not sell any of their personal or contact information to another company. We do not put your information on spam lists. Also, and more importantly, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of any of our advertisers or website commenters.
  • Reserve Rights: We reserve the right to change the focus on this website, to shut it down, sell it or to change the terms of use at our own discretion.