who was a member of the Egyptian national team which won the Africa Cup of Nations. He has made a name for himself in the Premiere League with Hull City AFC.
He played youth soccer with Ghazl El Mahalla from 2003 to 2004.
He was named Hull City Player of the Year for the 2012-13 season.
He had a son named Malik in 2013.
He has played under player-turned-manager Curtis Davies at Hull City.