Date of birth: 10/02/1996 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Baghdad (Iraq)
Club career: Al-Quwa Al-Jawiya
Position: centre midfielder, winger, playmaker, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: left
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Similar type of player: David Silva
– ball control
He is best suited to playing as:
Attacking midfielder in 4-2-3-1, left winger in 4-2-3-1.
AFC Under-19 Championship 2012 runner-up with Iraq.
World Cup Under-20 2013 4th place with Iraq.
This flamboyant midfielder is regarded to be one of the biggest football talents in Asia since many years. He made a debut in national team just at age of 16, what’s an absolute record of Iraq’s national team. In 2012 he was chosen Iraq’s Football Player of the Year. He also has a lot of successes in youth football – he was second in AFC Young Championship and helped his team to get fourth place in World Cup U-20, where Iraq defeated teams like Chile and Croatia. Humam was one of the best players in this tournament, what surely caught the eye of scouts from Europe and it’s very much possible that we will see him on european pitches.
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