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Al Wahda signs Omar Khribin

Sun 17 January 2021 | 18:51

Zamalek target Omar Khribin joins the Emirati side Al Wahda.


Al Wahda

signs a two and a half year contract with

Omar Khribin

who was


target because of his experience in Egypt’s football.

The 27 years old striker was one the Zamalek’s most important targets in the transfer window since he parted ways with Saudi club Al Hilal and there have negotiations going on between the club and the player according to Zamalek’s assistant manager Medhat Abdel-Hady.

“Omar Khirbin was proposed to Zamalek along with other players, and the board are currently in negotiations with him,”

Abdel-Hady said


The Egyptian side was considered as Khribin’s most probable destination after his departure from Al Hilal as they wanted to use Omar’s experience who became the AFC Footballer of the Year in 2017.

After all the speculations and suggestions Omar Khribin chose to join Emirati side Al Wahda to play in UAE after four years.

Omar Khribin played 78 games for Al Hilal scoring 36 goals and assisting 12 which helped him to win three league titles, two Saudi Cups and a Saudi Super Cup. He has also played 45 matches for Syria International team scoring 18 goals.

source: SportMob