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Mohammed Hameed Farhan

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Full name  Mohammed Hameed Farhan
Name  Mohammed Farhan
Playing position  Goalkeeper
Role  Football goalkeeper

Number  23
Height  1.85 m
2006–2008  Ramadi
Date joined  2011
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Date of birth  (1993-01-24) January 24, 1993 (age 22)
Place of birth  Fallujah, Al-Anbar, Iraq
Current teams  Iraq national football team (Goalkeeper), Al Shorta (#23 / Goalkeeper)

Mohammed Hassan Hameed Farhan (Arabic: محمد حميد فرحان‎‎, born 24 January 1993 in Fallujah, Al-Anbar, Iraq) is an Iraqi football goalkeeper who currently plays for Al-Shorta in Iraqi Premier League and the Iraq national team. He was the team captain in the 2013 FIFA U-20 World Cup.


Club career

Farhan made his start in Ramadi FC. He was part of their youth setup and is where he got his debut. He stayed with them until 2009, when he made the switch to Al-Kahraba.

He signed for Al-Kahraba in 2009 and remained for two season until he left in 2011 towards Al Shorta, where he first earned a call up to the Iraqi national team. In his four seasons Farhan won the league with Al Shorta twice before moving to Zakho.

On 8 October 2013 Farhan made his international debut against Lebanon national football team in Saida International Stadium in Beirut, Lebanon. He was substituted-in replacing Noor Sabri in the 46th minute. The match ended 1–1.

Farhan signed for Kurdish club Zakho on July 15, 2015. He played the first half of the 2015/16 season with Zakho. He left Zakho due to financial hardships that the club faced He signed for Al Talaba where he finished the 15/16 season. Al Talaba finished third in the season and Mohammed was a free agent going into the olympic games where he was called up.

Following the Olympic games , Farhan reunited with Olympic coach Abdul Ghani Shahad and signed for Naft Al-Wasat ahead of the 2016/17 season. He only stayed for half a season before being on the move once again.

He returned to Al Shorta on February 1.


  • Iraqi Premier League: 2012–13, 2013–14
  • International

    Iraq Youth
  • AFC U-19 Championship runner-up: 2012
  • FIFA U-20 World Cup 4th Place: 2013
  • Iraq
  • Arab Nations Cup Bronze medalist: 2012
  • WAFF Championship runner-up: 2012
  • Gulf Cup of Nations runner-up: 2013
  • AFC Asian Cup fourth-place: 2015
  • References

    Mohammed Hameed Farhan Wikipedia

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