Born on August 28, 1997, in Hadjout, Algeria, Billel Benhammouda was an Algerian professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder.
Benhammouda played for the Algeria national team in numerous categories. He was also the former captain of the Algeria under-23 national team.
On the 26th of March 2019, the striker recorded his goals for the first time during the 2019 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations qualifying match against Equatorial Guinea with a 3-1 win.
Algeria did not qualify for the finals following the loss to Ghana.
On June 20, 2021, Benhammouda received a call-up from Madjid Bougherra, for the very first ever time in the Algeria ‘A’ national team in a match against Liberia to officially open the stadium that was built in Oran with a 5-1 win.
On the 22nd of August 2021, Bougherra invited 26 athletes, including Benhammouda to the training camp in Qatar to prepare for the 2021’s FIFA Arab Cup.
In the second game, in the match against Burundi, Benhammouda scored his first goal.
Billel Benhammouda Cause Of Death
Benhammouda died on 10 June 2022 following a car accident.
Billel Benhammouda Age
He was 24 years at the time of death.
Billel Benhammouda Family
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Billel Benhammouda Parents, Siblings
Benhammouda father Ali is a sports teacher and football coach, and his older brother is also a football player.
Billel Benhammouda Wife, Children
At the time of her death, the Algerian professional footballer was not married, and did not have children.
Billel Benhammouda Net Worth
Benhammouda has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million at the time of death.
Billel Benhammouda Funeral
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