Winger who began representing Egypt internationally at the under-17 level, having helped lead the team to victory at tournaments like the 2013 Africa U-20 Cup of Nations.
He played with the youth squad of Al Ahly until the club's youth program was shut down in 2011.
He received the Most Promising African Player award while playing for Zamalek in 2015.
He has brothers.
He was teammates with Essam El-Hadary at the 2018 FIFA World Cup.