Egyptian international goalkeeper known for his played with Egyptian Premier League power Al Ahly. He's also played with Feyenoord in the Netherlands and Ankaragucu in Turkey.
He grew up playing for Al Ahly's youth team before making his senior debut in 2004. He left the team in 2005 before returning to the club in 2010.
He first joined Egypt's national team in 2006.
His father, Ekramy El-Shahat, played goalie for Al Ahly and Egypt in the 1970s and 1980s.
He and Moamen Zakaria have played together on Al Ahly.