Ahmed Hossam Hussein Abdelhamid, more commonly known as Mido, is an Egyptian footballer who plays for West Ham United as a striker, on loan from Middlesbrough. Mido started his career with Zamalek SC in Egypt in 1999. He left the club for K.A.A. Gent of Belgium in 2000, where he won the Belgian Ebony Shoe. This led to a move to Dutch side AFC Ajax in 2001, where he joined Celta de Vigo on loan in 2003. His next destination was Olympique de Marseille in France and left them for Italian side A.S.
Hossam Hassan Hussein (born August 10, 1966 in Cairo) is a former Egyptian footballer, who played as a striker. A prolific goalscorer, he amassed well over 150 caps for Egypt, netting more than 50 times. His twin brother, Ibrahim, also played professional football, and they shared teams for most of their extensive careers.
Hossam El Sayed Ghaly (born 15 December 1981 in Kafr El-Sheikh) is an Egyptian football midfielder who currently plays for Al-Nassr. Ghaly plays mainly as a central midfielder, less frequently as a right full-back and due to injuries even an outside midfielder. He has played 28 international matches for Egypt.
Mahmoud Abdel Razek Fadlallah, better known as Shikabala, is an Egyptian footballer who currently plays for Egyptian Premier League club Zamalek, where he started his football career. He has previously played for PAOK of Thessaloniki. Shikabala plays a free role, usually in the upper midfield, either as a playmaker, a winger, or an attacking midfielder. His pace, skills, neat passing and finishing attracted many clubs in Egypt and Europe to try and attain his services.
Emad Moteab is an Egyptian football Striker who plays for Egyptian Premier League club Al-Ahly as well as the Egyptian national team. Some have commented that his combination with Mohamed Aboutrika and Mohamed Barakat formed the most formidable triangle in African Football, and they were given the moniker of "The Bermuda Triangle. " The Angolan striker Flavio Amado replaces Barakat sometimes, playing a great role in forming this dangerous triangle.
Ahmed Hassan (born 2 May 1975 in Maghagha, Egypt) is an Egyptian football player who plays as an attacking midfielder or on the right wing for Egyptian Premier League club Al-Ahly and the Egyptian national team. He is one of the most capped male footballers in history.
Hazem Emam (born on May 10, 1975) is a retired Egyptian footballer, who spent most of his career as an attacking midfielder for Zamalek. Hazem is one of the most talented players in the history of Egyptian football, and one of the most popular players ever in the middle east.
Mohamed Abdelwahab (October 1, 1983 – August 31, 2006) was an Egyptian footballer, playing in the defensive left back position. He was an important part of the Egyptian squad that went on to win the 2006 African Cup of Nations. He died during training with his club El Ahly on 31 August 2006.
Ahmed Abou Moslem (born July 25, 1981 in Cairo) is an Egyptian footballer currently playing for Ismaily as a defender. Ahmed Abou Moslem started his career at Dina Farms in Egypt. He was selected for the Egyptian National Youth Team U20 to play in the FIFA World Youth Championship 2001 in Argentina where Egypt reached the semifinals and won the bronze medal and also came 3rd in the U-20 African Nations Cup.
Sherif Ekramy (born 1 July, 1983) in Cairo) is an Egyptian football goalkeeper who currently plays for Al Ahly, having started his career there. He has previously played for Feyenoord, Ankaragücü and most recently, El Gouna FC, with whom he helped win promotion to the top flight for the 2009-2010 season. He wasn't very successful in Holland where he has normally been on the reserve-list. On February 11, 2007 he played his first Eredivisie match for Feyenoord against FC Twente .
Mohamed Barakat (born November 20, 1976) is an Egyptian footballer. Barakat plays the offensive right wing for Egypt's Al-Ahly and the Egyptian National Team. He is a right-footed attacking midfielder and playmaker. He is considered by many as one of the most talented players in Africa nowadays. Barakat's hallmarks are surging runs from midfield which often disrupt opposing defences as well as a box-to-box work ethic which makes him an important figure both in defence and attack.
Tarek El-Said (born October 9, 1978) is a former Egyptian footballer. He was a left winger who played for Al-Ahly, Zamalek, and RSC Anderlecht in the Belgian First Division. Tarek started as a youth player in Al-Ahly team under the coaching of Hossam El-Badry. Then he transferred to El-Zamalek at the age of 14, he earned his chance to play for the first team in 1998.
Wael Gomaa (born 3 August 1975) is an Egyptian footballer. He plays as a defender for Egypt's African Champion Al-Ahly club as well as Egypt's National Football Team, Champions of Africa. He is considered one of the best African defenders Gomaa was pivotal in the Pharaoh's African Cup of Nations Egypt 2006 and Ghana 2008 triumph. He appeared in every match for the Egyptian side in both tournaments, defending against top European league players such as Drogba, Eto'o, Manucho and Lomana LuaLua.
Shady Mohamed (born November 29, 1977) is an Egyptian footballer,Who plays as Defender for El-Ittihad and Egyptian National Team, Shady is known for his great speed, concentration and outstanding physical fitness.
Emad El Nahhas (born February 15, 1976) is an Egyptian footballer. He plays in defense for Egypt's African Super Cup Championship club el-Ahly. He is also an Egyptian international, but missed out on the African Cup of Nations Egypt 2006 through injury. El-Nahhas is noted for his skill; although he plays as a defender, he scored 8 goals for el-Ahly in the Egyptian League in the 2005-2006 season. He scored three of them against Al-Ittihad Al-Iskandary, a game which ended 6-0 for el-Ahly.
Wael Riad (born February 8, 1982) is an Egyptian footballer. He plays in the Attacking Midfielder position for Egyptian club El Gouna. Riad, who has the nickname 'Cheetos', is one of the most talented players of this Egyptian generation. He is a very fast player, with accurate shots, and outstanding skills. He is famous for breaking the offside traps, and scoring with his rapid movement.