The Zaban family from "All-American Muslim" stars in the TLC reality docu-series.

Fouad Zaban (aka Haj Walker or Coach Zaban) was a football star while a student at Fordson High School, and now at 41, he is the Head Coach of the football team. Football is a big deal and a great source of pride in the Dearborn community. His team makes the playoffs every year, but they haven't won the State Championship since 1993. Pre-season training and the first game of the year fall during Ramadan so he is flipping practices to night workouts (11pm to 5am) since a majority of his team are Muslim and will be fasting. 

The Zaban family ("All-American Muslim") is a deeply conservative family, religiously. They pray five times daily, fast during Ramadan, eat Halal meat only; and neither Coach Zaban nor his wife Zaynab Zaban, who is a part-time secretary, will touch members of the opposite sex outside of each other. Coach Zaban lives in Dearborn with his wife, Zaynab, 32, and their four young children: Jamilah Zaban, 11, Ayah Zaban, 10, Mohamed Zaban, 7 and Fatima Zaban, 3.

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