Former Al Ahly playmaker Saleh Gomaa has accomplished a shock transfer to newly-promoted aspect Ceramica Cleopatra on a free switch.
Gomaa had seen his contract at Al Ahly get terminated by mutual consent after being ignored of the membership’s squad for the 2020/21 season.
It didn’t take lengthy for him to discover a new membership as newly-promoted aspect Ceramica Cleopatra snatched him on a free transfer amid rumours linking him with a transfer to each Pyramids FC and Zamalek.
In keeping with experiences, Gomaa was provided by his agent to Al Ahly’s two greatest rivals, however the golf equipment’ boards opted in opposition to signing him as a result of participant’s lack of self-discipline.
And it was Ceramica who determined to take a punt on Gomaa as he’s not set to reunite with former Al Ahly coach Mohamed Youssef as soon as once more.
The 27-year-old joined Al Ahly from ENPPI in 2015 as a 22-year-old when he was one of the sought-after kids in Egypt.
His first two seasons within the Pink Citadel had been very promising, accumulating a complete of 50 appearances throughout which he scored ten objectives and offered the identical quantity of assists.
It’s in 2017 when the state of affairs began deteriorating as he began falling down the pecking order primarily because of disciplinary points, which noticed him spend six months on mortgage with Saudi outfit Al-Faisaly.
Upon his return, the previous Nacional Madeira man struggled for taking part in time, barely making 17 appearances since July 2018, together with solely three final season.
His time with Al Ahly was questioned afterwards and the membership introduced that they may half methods with Gomaa by mutual consent this morning.
General with the Reds, Gomaa made 72 appearances, scoring 12 objectives whereas offering 13 assists, profitable eight trophies with the membership.
Six Egyptian Premier League medals, one Egyptian Cup in addition to on Egyptian Tremendous Cup are the trophies he managed to carry at Al Ahly.
Previous to his time at Al Ahly, Saleh had stints at ENPPI and Portuguese membership CD Nacional and represented Egypt on many events with the youth groups.
He was a part of the Egypt crew that received the 2013 U20 AFCON, and took part in each the 2011 and 2013 U20 World Cups.
With the U23, he scored an important aim within the third-place playoffs, which secured Egypt’s place within the 2012 Olympics, the place he performed all three group video games.
He didn’t have as a lot success with the primary nationwide crew, getting capped simply 14 occasions, with the final one coming within the historic victory over Congo, which ensured Egypt’s place within the 2018 World Cup.
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