Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Saber Khalifa is a Tunisian international footballer who plays for Club Africain, as a winger and striker. Born on October 14, 1986 in Gabès, Tunisia. He weighs 73kg and is 1.85m tall.
Khalifa has played in Tunisia, Libya and France for Stade Gabèsien, Espérance, Hammam-Lif, Al-Ahly. He joined French club Evian Thonon Gaillard in 2011, and in 2013 he was a finalist in the Coupe de France when his side lost 2–3 to Bordeaux.
On 7 August 2013, he was linked with a move to Marseille where he signed a four-year contract. He stayed one season playing 28 league matches and scoring once. On 26 July 2014, Khalifa was loaned to Club Africain with an option to buy included in the deal. In June 2016 Kalifa moved to Qatar to play for Al-Shahania Sports Club.
As an international player, Khalifa made his senior international debut for Tunisia in 2010 against Botswana and has appeared in FIFA World Cup qualifying matches. He was a member of Tunisia’s squad at both the 2012 and 2013 Africa Cup of Nations tournaments.
In October 2013, he was recalled to the national team squad after a month suspension. In December 2014 he was named as part of Tunisia’s provisional squad for the 2015 African Cup of Nations.
Khalifa was named in Tunisia’s final 23-man squad for the 2018 World Cup in Russia.