Striker who became captain of the Saudi Arabian national team after debuted for them in 2002; he also played for Al-Hilal in the Saudi Premier League.
He played for Al Ain from 2011 to 2012.
He played in the 2006 FIFA World Cup, which was won by Gianluigi Buffon and the Italians.
He played youth soccer for Al-Qadisiya from 2000 to 2003.
He grew up in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.