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Hossameldin Gomaa – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroEgyptian volleyball player
Is Athlete 
Volleyball player 
From Egypt 
Type Sports 
Gendermale
Birth 15 February 1984
Age:36 years
Star sign Aquarius

The Egypt men’s national volleyball team represents Egypt in international volleyball competitions and friendly matches. The team is one of the leading nations in men’s volleyball on the African continent, alongside Tunisia. Egypt are eighth winners of the African Championships (1976, 1983, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015).

Results

World Championship

FIVB World Championships record
YearRoundPositionPldWL
1949Did not enter
1952
1956
1960
1962
1966
1970Did not qualify
1974Group Stages17th624
1978Group Stages23rd716
1982Did not qualify
1986Group Stages14th615
1990Did not qualify
1994
1998Group Stages20th303
2002Group Stages19th303
2006Group Stages21st514
2010Second Round13th514
2014Group Stages21st505
Total0 Titles8/1840634

Olympic Games

Olympics Games record
YearRoundPositionPldWL
1964Did not qualify
1968
1972
1976Group StagesWD000
1980Did not qualify
1984Group Stages10th505
1988Did not qualify
1992
1996
2000Group Stages11th505
2004Did not qualify
2008Group Stages11th505
2012Did not qualify
2016Group Stages9th514
Total0 Titles5/1420119

World Cup

  • 1977 — 11th place
  • 1985 — 8th place
  • 1995 — 11th place
  • 2003 — 12th place
  • 2007 — 10th place
  • 2011 — 12th place
  • 2015 — 10th place

World Grand Champions Cup

  • 2005 — 5th place
  • 2009 — 6th place

FIVB World League

  • 2006 — 13th place
  • 2007 — 13th place
  • 2008 — 13th place
  • 2010 — 14th place
  • 2015 — 21st place
  • 2016 — 20th place

All-Africa Games

  • 1965 — 01 ! Gold medal
  • 1973 — 01 ! Gold medal
  • 1991 — 02 ! Silver medal
  • 1995 — 01 ! Gold medal
  • 1999 — 03 ! Bronze medal
  • 2003 — 01 ! Gold medal
  • 2007 — 01 ! Gold medal

Mediterranean Games

  • 1971 — 5th place
  • 1975 — 6th place
  • 1979 — 5th place
  • 1983 — 5th place
  • 2005 — 01 ! Gold medal

Team

Current squad

The following is the Egyptian roster in the men’s volleyball tournament of the 2016 Summer Olympics. view · talk

Head coach: Sherif El Shemerly

No.NameDate of birthHeightWeightSpikeBlock2015–16 club
03 !3 Elahim, Abou AbdAbou Abd Elahim 000000001989-06-03-00003 June 19892.10 m (6 ft 11 in)88 kg (194 lb)285 cm (112 in)270 cm (110 in) Al Ahly
04 !4 Abdelhay, AhmedAhmed Abdelhay 000000001984-08-19-000019 August 19841.97 m (6 ft 6 in)87 kg (192 lb)342 cm (135 in)316 cm (124 in) Army
06 !6 Abdelrehim, MamdouhMamdouh Abdelrehim 000000001989-08-05-00005 August 19892.07 m (6 ft 9 in)90 kg (200 lb)338 cm (133 in)325 cm (128 in) Army
07 !7 Abouelhassan, AshrafAshraf Abouelhassan (C) 000000001975-05-17-000017 May 19751.86 m (6 ft 1 in)86 kg (190 lb)325 cm (128 in)318 cm (125 in) Zamalek
08 !8 Thakil, MohamedMohamed Thakil 000000001986-07-12-000012 July 19861.84 m (6 ft 0 in)71 kg (157 lb)326 cm (128 in)315 cm (124 in) Army
10 Masoud, MohamedMohamed Masoud 000000001994-05-01-00001 May 19942.11 m (6 ft 11 in)105 kg (231 lb)358 cm (141 in)342 cm (135 in) Smouha
11 Afifi, AhmedAhmed Afifi 000000001988-03-30-000030 March 19881.94 m (6 ft 4 in)92 kg (203 lb)347 cm (137 in)342 cm (135 in) Zamalek
12 Abdalla, HossamHossam Abdalla 000000001988-02-16-000016 February 19882.03 m (6 ft 8 in)97 kg (214 lb)343 cm (135 in)321 cm (126 in) Al Ahly
13 Badawy, MohamedMohamed Badawy 000000001986-01-11-000011 January 19861.95 m (6 ft 5 in)91 kg (201 lb)326 cm (128 in)319 cm (126 in) Zamalek
14 Hassan, OmarOmar Hassan 000000001991-04-04-00004 April 19911.91 m (6 ft 3 in)104 kg (229 lb)333 cm (131 in)324 cm (128 in) Army
15 Elkotb, AhmedAhmed Elkotb 000000001991-07-23-000023 July 19911.97 m (6 ft 6 in)80 kg (180 lb)328 cm (129 in)318 cm (125 in) Al Ahly
22 Mohamed, AhmedAhmed Mohamed (L) 000000001989-06-08-00008 June 19891.88 m (6 ft 2 in)89 kg (196 lb)0 cm (0 in)0 cm (0 in) Army

Former squads

  • 2003 FIVB World Cup — 12th place
  • 2005 Mediterranean Games — 1st place
  • 2005 World Grand Champions Cup — 5th place
  • 2006 FIVB World League — 13th place
  • 2008 Summer Olympic Games — 11th place