Al Hilal is a Saudi Arabian football club based in Riyadh who plays in the Saudi Pro League.


Country Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia
City Riyadh
Founded 1957
Ground King Fahd International Stadium
Nickname Al-Za'eem, Blue Waves
Coach Jorge Jesus

Al Hilal was founded in 1957 as a multi-sports professional club. It has won the Pro League a record 18 times and finishing as runners-up 15 times.

Al Hilal has also won the King’s Cup 10 times, the Crown Prince Cup 13 ties and the Super Cup three times.

On the continent, Al Hilal has won the AFC Champions League a record four times (1991, 2000, 2019, 2021) and been runners-up five times. They have also won the Asian Cup Winners’ Cup twice in 1997 and 2002.

Al Hilal made the final of the 2022 FIFA Club World Cup but lost 5-3 to Real Madrid.