Tarek Hamed Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 Jun, 2018
Facts of Tarek Hamed
Date of Birth: 1988 , October-24
Age: 33 years old
Birth Nation: Egypt
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Tarek Hamed
Birth Name Tarek Hamed
Nationality Egyptian
Birth Place/City Cairo, Egypt
Ethnicity White
Profession Football Player
Working For National Team of Egypt and Zamalek
Net Worth N/A
Salary $400000 per annum
Weight in KG 54
Tattoo(s) No
Girlfriend None
Married No
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Tarek Hamed is a professional football player who as of 2018 plays as a defensive midfielder for National Football Team of Egypt and Egyptian sports club, Zamalek SC. He wears jersey number 3. His impressive control of the ball in the midfield got him the nickname El-Lewaa.

Early Life And Education of Tarek Hamed

Professional soccer player Tarek Hamed was born on 24 October 1988 in Cairo, Egypt.  

From his childhood, he was passionate about playing football. To fulfill his ambition he joined the youth academy of Talet’ea El-Gaish SC.

Tarek Hamed's Career 

In 2009, Hamed got the chance to play in the first team of Talat'ea El-Gaish SC following his impressive performance at the junior level. 

On 1st July 2010, Hamed moved to Smouha and became the key player of the team under the management of Hamada Sedki. When he was the member of the team, it held the second position in both Egyptian Premier League and Egypt Cup


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After making 57 appearances Hamed left the club. On September 8, 2014, Hamed signed a deal with Zamalek for a fee of £630K. Altogether he has played 97 games and scored 2 goals for the club. Due to his good performance as a midfielder, his supporters nicknamed him El-Lewaa which means Major-general. Moreover, on March 3, 2018, he extended his contract with the club for until 2021 i.e. for 3 years.

Hamed received his first international cap on 7th of March 2013 under the coach, Bob Bradley in a 3-1 winning against Qatar. 



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Being a key player he also has represented his national team at World Cup Qualification, International Friendlies as well as Africa Cup of Nations. Hamed along with Omar Gaber, Saad Samir, and Ali Gabr was called up for the matches against Greece and Portugal in March 2018. 

Tarek Hamed's Net Worth 

Hamed, one of the famous soccer players who has also appeared in the 2018 World Cup in Russia is earning a good amount as his salary. He receives around $400000 yearly salary from his recent club, Zamalek.  But, he has not exposed the exact amount of his net worth, however, it is assumed to be not less than $1 million.

He also adds more to his net worth from endorsement deals. He is also the brand ambassador of Adidas. Normally, football players compensations vary as per the ranking and location. In Europe, Premier League pay an average of $4 to $5 million per annum. And smallest paying leagues can pay under $50K per year. The players who have played in the World Cup routinely get $5 million or less. 

Tarek Hamed's Personal Life

Hamed is not married and his relationship status is possibly single as he has not introduced anyone as his girlfriend. It seems like he doesn’t want to speak about his love life. He is fully focused to achieve more in his football career rather than anything else which can be the reason behind staying single. 

Tarek is one of the popular personalities in the football world. Throughout his career, he has earned good attention from his fan followers from various social networking sites involving Instagram.