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Akram Djahnit’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroAlgerian footballer
Is Athlete
Football player
Association football player
From Algeria
Type

Sports

Gendermale
Birth

3 April 1991, Sétif

Age29 years

Akram Djahnit (born April 3, 1991 in Sétif) is an Algerian football player who currently plays for ES Sétif in the Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1.

Club career

ES Sétif

Born in Sétif, Djahnit began his career in the youth ranks of his hometown club ES Sétif. In 2010, he was a member of Sétif under-20 team that won the Algerian Junior Cup, beating CR Belouizdad 12-11 in the penalty shoot-out in the final after the game had ended 0-0. On June 18, 2011, Djahnit made his professional debut for the club as a starter in a league match against AS Khroub. A week later, on June 25, 2011, he scored his first goal for ES Sétif in a 3-1 loss to CA Bordj Bou Arréridj.

Al-Arabi SC

In July 2015, Djahnit signed a two-year contract with Kuwaiti club Al-Arabi. He scored his first goal in a 1-0 win versus Al-nasr in the league on November 11, 2015. In January 2016, Djahnit reached a mutual agreement with Al-Arabi to terminate his contract.

ES Sétif

After terminating his contract with Al-Arabi, Djahnit returned to his former club ES Sétif.

International career

On September 23, 2011, Djahnit was called up by Azzedine Aït Djoudi to the Algerian Under-23 National Team for a two-week training camp at the Algerian Football Federation’s training facilities in Sidi Moussa. He has 1 cap for the team.

Honours

ES Sétif
  • Algerian Ligue Professionnelle 1 (3): 2011–12, 2012–13, 2014–15
  • Algerian Cup: 2012
  • CAF Champions League: 2014
  • CAF Super Cup: 2015
  • Algerian U20 Cup: 2010