if (typeof __ez_fad_position! = ‘undefined’) {__ ez_fad_position (‘div-gpt-ad-dzairdaily_com-medrectangle-3-0’)}; Indeed, an emblematic figure of Algerian football has just passed away, Mehdi Cerbah has died during the morning of this Friday, October 29, 2021, in his home in Dergana in the capital, at the age of 68 after a long fight against the disease. According to what the Arabic-language daily Ennahar reported.

In detail, one of the most famous goalkeepers of his generation has passed away today. Mehdi Cerbah, the Algerian international footballer was born on January 03, 1953 in Algiers. During his remarkable career, he participated in 62 caps with the Greens from 1975 until 1985. He was notably part of the selection of players during the famous match against Germany. That of the 1982 World Cup.

if (typeof __ez_fad_position! = ‘undefined’) {__ ez_fad_position (‘div-gpt-ad-dzairdaily_com-medrectangle-4-0’)}; That said, it has also gone through several football clubs in Algeria and internationally . He first started his path with USM Algiers, where he played for several years. Then, in 1972, he joined JSK, for a period of eight (08) years, until 1980. By the way, this is the club with which he had the most awards.

In addition, during his career with JSK, Mehdi Cerbah was named “best goalkeeper at national level”. In addition, he was able to win, with the Canaries, the National Championship for the years 1977 and 1980. As well as the Algerian Cup in 1977.

Subsequently, after the 1982 World Cup in Spain, the former player was called up to play for the Montreal Manic in Canada. It should be noted that this is a NASL soccer franchise based in Montreal. She only played three (03) seasons between 1981 and 1983 before disappearing.

As a result, the late ex-Algerian international returned to Algeria for a new adventure with new clubs. But also, by putting all his performances to the benefit of the National Team until 1985. Today Cerbah has given up his spirits by leaving behind a real track record of which we can only be proud.

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