Bio
Mahmoud Ashour
Born: 1976-10-10
Intl. since: 2011-01-01
Hometown: Cairo
Country: Egypt
Speaks:
Occupation: manager for tourism company
Hobbies: travelling, football

A general manager of a tourism company in Cairo, Mahmoud Ashour ended his football career and became a referee in 1997. He received his FIFA badge in 2011 and immediately started his international career as he participated to the Nile Basin Tournament in Egypt in January 2011, and few months later to the Arab U20 Championship in Morocco (July 2011).

A promising football player first

Before he became one of the best referees in Egypt, Mahmoud Ashour was a football player. He even played for the Egyptian U17 national team. His football career also included some prestigious Egyptian clubs such as Al Ahly and Zamalek.

Statistics
Statistics for MAHMOUD ASHOUR
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 6 3 9
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 27 39 66
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0 0
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0.33 0.17 0.25
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 1.5 2.17 1.83
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0 0

Based on 18 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR MAHMOUD ASHOUR
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
friendly
SenegalNigeria2019-06-161-0 4 (1-3)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CAF Confederation Cup 2016
group stageKawkab MarrakechAl Ahly Tripoli2016-08-242 - 2 4 (0-4)0 (0-0)2 (1-1)0 (0-0)
1st roundAl-Ahli ShendiFC Saint Eloi Lupopo2016-03-201 - 0 1 (0-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
African Games 2015
group stageSenegal OTNigeria OT2015-09-121 - 1 4 (2-2)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
African Nations Cup 2017 qualifiers
Cape VerdeSão Tomé e Príncipe2015-06-137 - 1 1 (1-0)0 (0-0)2 (2-0)0 (0-0)
CAF Confederation Cup 2015
1st roundESSBenfica Luanda2015-03-141 - 0 5 (2-3)0 (0-0)1 (1-0)0 (0-0)
CAF Champions League 2015
preliminary roundRaja CasablancaDiables Noirs2015-02-134 - 0 5 (1-4)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
African Nations Cup 2015 qualifiers
3rd roundTanzaniaMozambique2014-07-202 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)2 (1-1)0 (0-0)
CAF Confederation Cup 2014
play-offsBayelsa United FCSéwé Sports2014-04-260 - 1 1 (1-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
preliminary roundAl Ahly TripoliCercle Olympique Bamako2014-02-091 - 1 2 (0-2)0 (0-0)2 (1-1)0 (0-0)
CAF Champions League 2013
preliminary roundSaint George FCJamhuri FC2013-03-035 - 0 5 (2-3)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CAF Confederations Cup 2012
play-offsAl-MerreikhBlack Leopards FC2012-06-303 - 2 3 (1-2)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CAF u20 Youth Championship 2013
1st roundTunisia u20Libya u202012-04-213 - 2 3 (2-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Arab U20 Championship 2011
group stageMorocco u20Algeria u202011-07-200 - 0 5 (4-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageSyria u20Palestine u202011-07-143 - 1 6 (3-3)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageMorocco u20Sudan u202011-07-081 - 0 5 (0-5)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
Nile Basin Tournament 2011
1/2 finalUgandaCongo DR2011-01-141 - 0 7 (3-4)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
group stageUgandaBurundi2011-01-053 - 1 5 (4-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)