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Ahram Online , Tuesday 18 Aug 2015
Former Ahly striker Peter Ebimobowei (Reuters)
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Former Ahly's midfielder Ahmed Khayri completed his move to Arab Contractors on Tuesday after being released by the Cairo giants.

The 27-year-old joined Ahly from Ismaily on the summer of 2013  but he failed to estabilish himself with the Red Devils due to his presistent injuries. 


17/08: Nigerian striker Peter Ebimobowe joins El-Entag El-Harbi 

New Egyptian Premier League comers El-Entag El-Harbi has signed Nigerian striker Peter Ebimobowei on a free transfer after being released by Ahly. 

The 21-year old joined the Red Devils in January but struggled with injuries throughout his short spell and managed to score only two goals in a handful of appearances.

He inked a one-year deal with El-Entag hoping to prove his worth in Egypt.


15/08: Zamalek renew interest in Shikabala

Zamalek have renewed their interest in signing their former star Mahmoud 'Shikabla' Adbel-Razik.

"We have offered $600.000 to sign Shikabala on a permanent basis from Portuguese side Sporting," board member Ahmed Mortada told the club's official site on Saturday.

The Cairo giants recently offered $200.000 to sign the talented player on a one-season loan deal; the offer that was rejected by his club.

Shikabala, who joined Lisbon in January 2014, has been absent without leave since September 2014, after a dispute with the Portuguese club.


14/08: Zamalek’s Gaber wanted at Bordeaux

French side Bordeaux have made a formal bid to sign Zamalek’s midfielder Omar Gaber, his father announced on Egyptian on Thursday.

The 23-year old tireless player was spotted earlier this year by several scouts in the Ligue 1 but apparently Bordeaux have stepped up their interest. Earlier this month Bordeaux asked to get Omar on trial but their request was turned down by Zamalek.

The newly-crowned Egyptian champions have included the name of Gaber in their squad for the new season but if a good offer is put on the table they will let him go. An official announcement is expected soon.

12/08: Ahly agree Rezk loan move

Ahly have agreed a one-year loan move for midfielder Mohamed Rezk to Talae El-Geish, accoring to Ahram Arabic news website.

After spending just one year at Ahly from Arab Contractors, Rezk seems headed to El-Geish on loan after struggling for first-team football this season.


11/08: El-Sulaya completes UAE move

Ismaily midfielder Amr El-Sulaya has completed his move to United Arab Emirates side Al-Shaab, he said on Tuesday. 

Ahly, one of Ismaily's bitter rivals, were in relentless pursuit of the central midfielder, who is known for his astute passes, but Ismaily rejected their bid to sign him. 

08/08: Zamalek's Samir joins Ismaily on loan

Zamalek's left wing-back Ahmed Samir joined Ismaily on a season-long loan. Ismaily sought to buy several Zamalek players but had their request turned down by Zamalek's coach Jesualdo Ferreira. 


05/08: Skipper El-Adham to remain with Masry

Veteran midfielder Ashour El-Adham won't join Ittihad of Alexandria preferring to remain with his home club Masry.

Masry president Samir Halbeya announced earlier that the deal was agreed, but El-Adham, 30, announced late on Tuesday that he sticks with Port-Said-based club Masry out of respect for the fans.


04/08 Unwanted Zamalek duo move on loan to Ismaily

Zamalek duo Ahmed Samir and Youssef Ibrahim 'Obama' have sealed a loan move to Ismaily after manager Jesualdo Ferreira had transfer-listed the duo.

Left-back Samir and Obama have moved on a one-year-loan deal, according to Zamalek president Mortada Mansour. 


03/08: Masry captain El-Adham to join Ittihad

Veteran midfielder Ashour El-Adham to leave his home club Masry for Alexandrian side Ittihad. Masry president Samir Halbeya told Ahram Online Sport that the deal was agreed upon on Sunday. El-Adham, 30, will soon join his new team to participate in the pre-season camp.


Transfer news:

18/08: Zamalek reach agreement to re-sign former star Shikabala: Club chairman
05/08: Ismaily sign Egypt, Gil Vicente striker Marwan Mohsen
05/08: Zamalek land Basel midfielder Hamoudi on loan
04/08: Egypt's Ismaily confirm midfield star El-Sulaya is not for sale
02/08: Zamalek complete signing of promising forward Kahraba
31/07: Ismaily sign Ghanaian forward Jebrin
29/07: Ahly land Maqassa's El-Sheikh for their fifth summer signing
29/07: Zamalek sign El-Hodoud striker Mekki
28/07: Egypt star Fathi completes move back to Ahly
28/07: Zamalek sign Arab Contractors duo Salem and Alaa
22/07: Official: ENPPI midfielder Saleh Gomaa joins Ahly
11/07: Ahly complete Gabon's striker Evouna signing
16/06: Ghanaian striker Antwi signs for Ahly

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