Abdullah Al-Deayea
Personal information
Full name Abdullah Jamal Al-Deayea
Date of birth (1961-12-01) 1 December 1961 (age 59)
Place of birth Ha'il, Saudi Arabia
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)[1]
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1979–1993 Al-Ta'ee
1993–1997 Al-Hilal FC
National team
1984–1990 Saudi Arabia 57 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Abdullah Jamal Al-Deayea (born 1961 in Ha'il[1]) is a retired Saudi Arabian professional football goalkeeper. He is the elder brother of the former goalkeeper Mohamed Al-Deayea. Mohamed started off as a handball player and came to football at the age of 15 as a striker, following the advice of Abdullah.[2]


Saudi Arabia


  1. ^ a b footballzz.com: Profile of Abdullah Al-Deayea
  2. ^ a b "Saudi keeper has world caps record in sight". Daily Times (Pakistan). June 1, 2002. Archived from the original on June 14, 2011. Retrieved 2009-04-05. "...Abdullah al-Deayea was a goalkeeper in the Saudi national team which won the Asian Cup in 1984 and 1988."