|Date of birth||July 10, 1974|
|Place of birth||Courbevoie, France|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
Annecy (U16 coach)
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19:39, 4 November 2020 (UTC)|
Nassim Akrour (Arabic: نسيم أكرور; born July 10, 1974) is an Algerian footballer and coach who currently plays for Chambéry and coaches the youth team at Annecy, whom he represented as a player between 2016 and 2019. At international level, he has represented Algeria, earning 18 caps and scoring six goals between 2001 and 2004.
Akrour was born in Courbevoie, France.
In January 2020, he came out of retirement to join Chambéry, scoring on his début for the club in a friendly match. He scored two league goals in six games before the end of the season and remained with the club into his 47th year and the 2020-21 season, continuing to score with some regularity.
Akrour was a member of the Algerian 2002 African Nations Cup team, who were eliminated in the first round after finishing last in their group. He played in all three of Algeria's games, starting in one, and scored one goal in the second group game against Liberia.
National team statistics
|Algeria national team|
|1.||January 14, 2002||Stade 5 Juillet 1962, Algiers, Algeria||Benin||Friendly match|
|2.||January 25, 2002||Stade 26 mars, Bamako, Mali||Liberia||2002 African Cup of Nations|
|3.||October 11, 2002||Stade 19 Mai 1956, Annaba, Algeria||Chad||2004 African Cup of Nations (qualification)|
|4.||October 11, 2002||Stade 19 Mai 1956, Annaba, Algeria||Chad||2004 African Cup of Nations (qualification)|
|5.||March 29, 2003||Estádio da Cidadela, Luanda, Angola||Angola||Friendly match|
|6.||November 14, 2003||Stade 5 Juillet 1962, Algiers, Algeria||Niger||2006 FIFA World Cup qualification|
- "A 45 ans, Nassim Akrour a décidé de raccrocher les crampons" (in French). footamateur.fr. 7 July 2019.
- Sport | Nassim Akrour (45 ans) débarque à Chambéry : "Je suis toujours ambitieux"
- Algérie 1-1 Ghana Archived 2010-06-23 at the Wayback Machine
- Libéria 2-2 Algérie Archived 2010-04-05 at the Wayback Machine
- "Player profile". National-Football-Teams.com.