Since 1925

Representing Tunisia at the Alkass International Cup 2019 is Etoile sportive du Sahel, ESS, is a Tunisian football club that was founded in 1925. In Tunisia, ESS is counted as one of the best clubs. The club is ranked sixth by the Confederation of African Football and second by the National Club Ranking. Etoile sportive du Sahel attained ten Tunisian League cups and ten Tunisian Cup trophies. Hamza Lahmar and Amine Chermiti are a few of the many club’s players that won the Tunisian Golden Boot Award. The training center has allowed the club to export talents to Europe, like Aymen Abdennour, who currently plays for a French team. Also, Mohamed Amine Chermiti, Yassine Chikhaoui, Mohamed Ali Nafkha, Ammar Jemal, Karim Haggui, Seif Ghezal and several other players. The training center of the ESS has 8 categories starting from U12 to U21.