Ahmed Hegazy Joins West Brom on 1-Year Loan Deal
Al Ahly board have confirmed Defender Ahmed Hegazy will spend the 2017-18 season on loan at West Brom.
The 26 years old 6ft 5″s centre-back has 39 caps and previously played for Fiorentina in Italy.
Hegazy kicked off his overseas adventure in 2012 after sealing a switch to Fiorentina from boyhood club Ismaily before moving on a six-month loan deal to another Serie A side in Perugia in 2015.
After ending his loan spell, the towering defender – who is has 39 Egypt caps – returned to Fiorentina before switching to Ahly in the summer of 2015.
West Brom, who usually adopt an ultra-defensive strategy under manager Tony Pulis, have finished 10th of the Premier League last season.
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