Adam El-Abd

Adam El-Abd

Age
36
Nationality
eng England
Position
Defender
Goals
0
Assists
0
Yellow cards
0
Red cards
0
2tot
APPs

Home Shirt sponsor: Vita Risk Solutions Insurance Specialists
Away Shirt sponsor: available

Born: 11 September 1984, Brighton

Nationality: English, but qualifies under FIFA rules to play for Egypt

Debut: A v Ashford United, FA Cup Preliminary Round, 12 September 2020

Previous clubs: Brighton & Hove Albion, Bognor Regis Town (loan), Bristol City, Bury (loan), Swindon Town (loan), Gillingham (loan), Shrewsbury Town, Wycombe Wanderers, Stevenage

Adam joined the Hawks in August 2020 as player/assistant-manager after a career spanning over 400 football league appearances, the majority of which were for Brighton & Hove Albion. He was the Seagulls player of the year in their 2011 League 1 title winning campaign.

Adam has 7 caps for the Egyptian national side, qualifying through his father. His younger brother Sami was a member of the Hawks title winning teams of 2012 and 2013. His younger brother Joe played professional rugby union.

Adam has an UEFA A license and helped coach the Hawks U18 team in 2018-19.