It was a shocking but goods news for the official unveiling of Musa Tombo by his new signed team, Al-lttihad SC. 

The Leone Stars striker was officially unveiled by the team after he safely arrived in Tripoli, Libya few hours. This good news for his new club transfer came with mixed feelings from fans who know little or nothing about the club.

Musa Tombo’s contract deal is yet to be known as the team has not unveil his seasons he is to play for. The player sold himself to world from his outstanding performance during the just concluded AFCON tournament in Morocco. His brilliant goal against Ivory Coast was rated among the top 10 goals of the week. For his new transfer club, here is all you need to know about Al-lttihad SC:

Al ittihad SC is a club based in Bab Ben Gashir in Tripoli Libya. They are the current champions of the just concluded Libyan premier league.

They have won the Libyan premier league 19 times, the Libyan cup 7 times, the Libyan super cup 10 times.

The club have participated 15 times in CAF competitions. Which includes 10 times in African champions league. There best performance coming in 2010 when they reached the CAF confederations cup semifinals.

There usual home kit is Red and away kit is Blue.

Al Ittihad is well known and has a huge fan base, they hold the second highest attendance for a Libyan team in CAF competition.

Al Ittihad also engages in other sports like Volleyball, basket ball and hand ball.

Al-Ittihad Club was founded on July 29, 1944, after a merger between three clubs, “Al Ummal”, “Al Nahda” & “Al Shabab”. Mohamed Al-Krewi was the founder and first president.

The club has won the following competitions over the years since 1965 – 2022.

Below is a list of their achievements and the year of accomplishment.

Libyan Championships

Libyan Premier League: 18 (Libyan Record)

1965, 1966, 1969, 1986, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1991, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2021, 2022

Libyan Cup: 7 (Libyan Record)

,1992, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2009, 2018

Finalist: 1994, 1987, 2002, 2003

Libyan SuperCup: 10 (Libyan Record)

1999, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

Tripoli Championship: 13 (competition founded 1948)

48/49 – 49/50 – 50/51 – 51/52 – 52/53 – 53/54 – 54/55 – 55/56 – 56/57 – 57/58 – 58/59 – 61/62 – 62/63