Mehdi Cerbah (born 3 April 1953 in Algiers) is a retired Algeria international football player.
Cerbah spent most of his career playing for Algerian sides USM Alger, JS Kabylie and RC Kouba. He played one and a half seasons in Canada, after signing in January 1983 with NASL side Montreal Manic. He returned to Algeria and finished career in RC Kouba till 1986.
Cerbah made several appearances for the Algeria national football team, including three appearances at the 1982 FIFA World Cup finals. He also played in several African Cup of Nations finals, including the 1980 finals where Algeria finished runners-up.Algerian League Champion in 1973, 1974, 1977, 1980 with JS Kabylie and in 1981 with RC Kouba
2nd in the Algerian League in 1978, 1979 with JS Kabylie
Algerian Cup winner in 1977 with JS Kabylie
2nd in Algerian Cup in 1979 with JS Kabylie
2nd in Maghreb Champions Cup with JS Kabylie
2nd in 1983 NASL Grand Prix of Indoor Soccer with Montreal Manic
Gold medal in the 1975 Mediterranean Games in Algiers
Gold medal in the 1978 All-Africa Games in Algiers
Bronze medal in the 1979 Mediterranean Games in Split
2nd in the final of the 1980 African Cup of Nations in Nigeria
Participation in FIFA World Cup of 1982 in Spain
Best Algerian goalkeeper of the 20th Century
Defensive MVP of 1983 NASL Grand Prix of Indoor Soccer with Montreal Manic