Pierre Issa, #13

With 3 citizenships, Pierre Issa is a citizen of the world. He has played in 4 different championships and was the captain of the South African National team untill the 2006 African Nation Cup in Egypt.

Currently playing in Greece since 2005 for one of the most established club, OFI Crete, Pierre is looking for a new challenge for the 2008 season.

National Team:

World Cup participations: 1998 and 2002 (6 games)
African Nations Cup participations: 1998, 2000, 2002 and 2006 (19 games)


1998: UEFA Cup Final (Marseille)
1998: African Nations Cup, Runner-up (S. Africa)
1999: French League 1, Runner-up (Marseille)
1999: Champions League 1st Round (Marseille)
2000: African Nations Cup, 3rd Place (S. Africa)
2002: African Nations Cup, Quarter Final (S. Africa)
2003: Lebanese League Winner (Olympic Beyruth)
2003: Lebanese Cup Winner (Olympic Beyruth)


Date of Birth
September 11th 1975

South African

Height / Weight
6-4 - 187

Player Position
Central Defender, Defensive midfielder

Current Club
OFI Kreta (Greece D1)

Previous Club
Olympic Beyrout, Watford, Chelsea, Marseille

Athletic, excellent vision/reading of the game, clean and solid defender, good in the air offensively, strong leadership.

Url Links
OFI Crete

Video Links