Abdeslam Laghrissi

Abdeslam Laghrissi
Personal information
Full name Abdeslam Laghrissi
Date of birth (1962-01-05) 5 January 1962
Place of birth Ksar-el-Kebir, Morocco
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Forward
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982-1990 FAR Rabat
1993-1994 Raja Casablanca
1994-1995 FAR Rabat
1998-2000 Al-Suwaiq
National team
1983-1995 Morocco

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Abdeslam Laghrissi (born 5 January 1962 in Ksar-el-Kebir) is a retired Moroccan footballer. He is also known as Abdeslam (or Abdelslam) El-Ghrissi.

Club career

Laghrissi started his professional career in Moroccan side FAR Rabat. Early in the nineties he played in Qatar.[1] Then he returned to Morocco where he played for Raja Casablanca and, for the second time, for FAR Rabat. He spent two years in Oman where he played for Al-Suwaiq before retiring in 2000.

International career

He played for the Morocco national football team from 1983 to 1995. In 1984 he took part in 1984 Summer Olympics. In 1992 he was capped for the African Cup of Nations, and was a participant at the 1994 FIFA World Cup,[2] when he played a match as a used substitute against Saudi Arabia.

Personal honours

When playing for FAR Rabat, Laghrissi was the topscorer of the Moroccan premier division three times, in 1983, 1990 and 1995.[3]


  1. Josef Bobrowsky and François Mazet (23 September 2002). "African Nations Cup 1992". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
  2. Courtney, Barie (14 July 2003). "Morocco - Details of World Cup Matches". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.
  3. Mubarak, Hassanin (29 May 2007). "Morocco - List of Topscorers". RSSSF. Retrieved 1 January 2011.

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