Jalel Kadri is a skilled and successful Tunisian professional football coach. He was the head coach of the Tunisian Olympic Football team between 2007 and 2008. After a stunning coaching career in his home-country Tunisia, where he helped several teams reach the league promotion and has also impressed during four outstanding seasons as a head coach in the Professional League 1, Jalel moved to Saudi Arabia where he worked as a Head coach at Damac FC and Al Ansar FC.
In 2012, named as Al-Nahda Club head coach, Jalel Kadri led the team to promotion to the Zain Saudi Professional League.
Kadri had to leave the club to join the Tunisian National Team staff as an assistant coach to Nabil Maaloul during the World cup and the African Cup of nations qualifications stage.
At the end of the 2013/2014 season, Jalel Kadri made a comeback to Al-Nahda Club, this time to try to save the club from relegation; despite the fact that the performance of the team had significantly improved. It was too late and the team ended up being relegated regardless.
Since 2014, Jalel Kadri joined Khaleej FC, the newly promoted team to the Abdul Latif Jameel League. His outstanding performance and expertise led the team to finish at the 8th place and also reach the Cup semi-final for the first time in its history.
In 2015, the Tunisian coach’s magnificent performance and effort has been awarded as he was selected by MBC PRO SPORT as one of the best five coaches in Abdul Latif Jameel League.