Syria - Foundation Dates


1912 Al-Helal                     - Damascus

1923 Al-Ahd al-Jadid              - Aleppo

1925 Al-Yarmouk                   - Aleppo (founded as Homenetmen, a merger of 6 Armenian clubs:
                                            Aghpyur, Ararat, Ardziv, Gaidzag, Nubarian and Dalvorig) 

1926 Al-Karamah Sports Club       - Homs
1926 Al-Barada Sports Club        - Damascus

1928 Al-Qasioun Sports Club       - Damascus (now known as Al-Wahda)
1928 Khalid Bin Walid Sports Club - Homs (changed to Al-Wahda in 1957 and 
                                          then Al-Karama in 1971)


1930 Istiqlal                     - Aleppo (merged 1971 with Al-Ahd al-Jadid and Al-Miash'al to
                                            Al-Orouba Sports Club)  
  
1932 Al-Majd SC                   - Damascus (founded as Al-Ahly)  
  
1938 Al-Wathba                    - Homs (founded as Alfedaa Club)  
 
1941 Al-Jazeera Sports Club       - Al-Hasakah
1941 Al-Taliya Sports Club        - Hama

1945 Hutteen Sporting Club        - Latakia
1945 Al-Nawair SC                 - Hama


1947 Teshrine Sports Club         - Latakia (formed as Al-Qadissiya and renamed
                                             Teshrine in 1976 after merger with Nahda)
1947 Nadi Al-Jaish Al-Arabi       - Damascus
1947 Al-Shorta SC                 - Damascus  

1949 Al-Ittihad                   - Aleppo (on Jan 20; merger of  Al-Janah, Osud al-Shahba and Al-Nejmeh)
1949 Nawair Sports Club           - Hama
1949 Jalaa Club Sportif           - Aleppo

1950 Al-Fotuwa Sports Cub        - Deir ez-Zor

1951 Umayya                       - Idlib (formed as Al-Akhaa Sports Club)

1952 Al-Hurriya                   - Aleppo (formed as Al-Arabi Sports Club and changed name
                                            on 10/08/1972 to Al-Hurriya)
1952 Al-Shourta SC                - Aleppo (dissolved 2002)

1953 Halab Al-Ahly                - Aleppo (changed name to Al-Ittihad Halab in 1972)

1956 Ommal SC                     - Rmelan

1958 Jableh Sports Club           - Jableh

1962 Al-Jihad                     - Qameshli (Al-Shabiba Sports Club changed to Al-Jihad in 1971)

1970 Al-Sahel FC                  - Tartus

1971 Al-Orouba Sports Club        - Aleppo (merger of Istiqlal, Al-Ahd al-Jadid and Al-Miash'al)

1975 Mayadin Sports Club          - Mayadin

1984 Afrin SC                     - Afrin

1988 Al-Hirafin SC                - Aleppo
1988 Al-Muhafaza SC               - Damascus

1989 Al-Misfat SC                 - Banyas 

 

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