Bahrain take a squad of 15 to the first game


13 January 2017

The Bahraini national team have unveiled their list of 15 players for the first game of 2017 IHF Men’s Handball World Championship against Sweden in Paris (today, 17:45 CET). They now hold onto the right to add a 16th player at their own discretion at a later date.

Bahrain’s official roster for France 2017:

Goalkeepers: Mohamed A. Husain Abdulla (Al Najma), Ali Khamis Isa (Al Ethfaq)

Players: Ali Abdulla Eid (Al Najma), Ali Merza Salman (Al Najma), Hasan Shehab Alfardan (Al Najma), Hasan Alsamahiji (Al Ahli), Mahmood Abdulqader Ali (Barbar), Mohamed Merza Salman (Al Ahli), Bilal Basham Askani (Al Najma), Ahmed Jassim Almaqbi (Barbar), Komail Ali Mahfoodh (Al Najma), Jasim Abbas Alsalatna (Al Ahli), Mahdi Abdulla Saad (Al Ahli), Mohamed Habib Hasan (Barbar), Husain Ali Alsayyad (Al Noor)