Place of birth
Date of birth
(1980-02-08) February 8, 1980 (age 35)
Al Shorta (#5 / Midfielder), Iraq national football team (Midfielder)
Hussein Abdul-Wahed (Arabic: ) (born on 8 February 1980 in Baghdad, Iraq) is an Iraqi football midfielder. He currently plays for Al Shorta in Iraq.
A Defensive midfielder that was on the fringes of Yahya Alwan’s Olympic team a couple of years ago. He played for Al-Sinaa and Zaxo FC but finally made a name for himself at Al-Zawraa. Played for Arbil FC after spending the previous season with Duhok FC. He then moved to Al Shorta in 2012. Hussein made his international Iraqi debut against Saudi Arabia and South Korea.
He won the Iraqi League title with Al Shorta in 2013, and a year later won it again, this time as the captain.