Essaid Belkalem

Date of birth01 January 1989
Place of birthMekla
NationalityAlgerian
Weight90 kg
Height1.90 m
PositionDefender

After a loan spell, Essaid Belkalem joined Watford in June 2014 with a three-year contract that was cancelled in August 2016.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
JS Kabylie 01 Jul 2008 30 Jun 2013
Udinese 01 Jul 2013 12 Jun 2014
Watford 12 Aug 2013 31 May 2014 L
Watford 12 Jun 2014 10 Aug 2016
Trabzonspor 14 Aug 2014 02 Jun 2015 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2013-14 Watford League Championship 5
3
4
2013-14 Watford League Cup 2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
28 Aug 2013 Watford v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
14 Sep 2013 Watford v Charlton Athletic D 1-1 League Championship
21 Sep 2013 Barnsley v Watford W 1-5 League Championship
24 Sep 2013 Watford v Norwich City L 2-3 League Cup 3rd round
01 Oct 2013 Blackburn Rovers v Watford L 1-0 League Championship
19 Oct 2013 Watford v Derby County L 2-3 League Championship
09 Nov 2013 Middlesbrough v Watford D 2-2 League Championship
01 Mar 2014 Watford v Blackpool W 4-0 League Championship
22 Mar 2014 Wigan Athletic v Watford L 2-1 League Championship
29 Apr 2014 Charlton Athletic v Watford L 3-1 League Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2012-13 Algeria Africa Cup of Nations 5
1
2012-13 Algeria FIFA World Cup 3
1
2012-13 Algeria International Friendly 3
2013-14 Algeria FIFA World Cup 3
1
2013-14 Algeria International Friendly 1
1
2014-15 Algeria Africa Cup of Nations 3


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Sep 2012 Libya v Algeria W 0-1 Africa Cup of Nations 2nd qualifying round 1st leg
14 Oct 2012 Algeria v Libya W 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations 2nd qualifying round 2nd leg
14 Nov 2012 Algeria v Bosnia and Herzegovina L 0-1 International Friendly
12 Jan 2013 South Africa v Algeria D 0-0 International Friendly
22 Jan 2013 Tunisia v Algeria L 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
26 Jan 2013 Algeria v Togo L 0-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
30 Jan 2013 Algeria v Ivory Coast D 2-2 Africa Cup of Nations Finals Group D
26 Mar 2013 Algeria v Benin W 3-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
02 Jun 2013 Algeria v Burkina Faso W 2-0 International Friendly
09 Jun 2013 Benin v Algeria W 1-3 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
16 Jun 2013 Rwanda v Algeria W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Africa 2nd round group H
12 Oct 2013 Burkina Faso v Algeria L 3-2 FIFA World Cup Africa 3rd round
31 May 2014 Algeria v Armenia W 3-1 International Friendly
22 Jun 2014 Korea Republic v Algeria W 2-4 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
26 Jun 2014 Algeria v Russia D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group H
30 Jun 2014 Germany v Algeria L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - Round of 16
06 Sep 2014 Ethiopia v Algeria W 1-2 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group B
10 Sep 2014 Algeria v Mali W 1-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group B
19 Nov 2014 Mali v Algeria L 2-0 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifying group B


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.