Pyramids FC new owner Salem Alshamsi during an interview with Saudi channel MBC on February 7, 2019
Egyptian club Pyramids FC announced on Friday that it had been sold by Saudi General Entertainment Authority chairman Turki Al-Sheikh to Emirati investor Salem Al-Shamsi.
Al-Shamsi, who was previously the club’s vice president, is an Emirati businessman and the founder of Salem Saeed Al-Shamsi Contracting Company.
Al-Shamsi’s first appearance in the media as a Pyramids official was earlier this month in an interview with Saudi TV channel MBC which also included other board members and former club owner Al-Sheikh.
“We have a challenge. We are looking to establish an outstanding management system at the club. We have big ambitions,” Al-Shamsi told MBC.
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