Tarak Dhiab Football player

Tarak Dhiab (Arabic: طارق ذياب‎, born July 15, 1954 in Tunis) is a former footballer from Tunisia. The African Footballer of the Year in 1977, he is listed by the Fédération Tunisienne de Football as having 107 caps for the Tunisian national football team, although this number has not been ratified by FIFA. At the 1978 FIFA World Cup, he was a member of the Tunisian national team that was the first national team from African to win a World Cup match. Tarak Dhiab was chosen The Tunisian footballer of the 20th century.He has served as Minister of Youth and Sports under Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali since December 24, 2011.

Personal facts

Tarak Dhiab
Birth dateJanuary 15, 1954
Birth place
Tunisia , Tunis


Football player

Al-Ahli SC (Jeddah)
Tunisia national football team
Espérance de Tunis

Tarak Dhiab on Wikipedia