Wadi Degla transfer-list banned Essam El-Hadary

Wadi Degla transfer-list banned Essam El-Hadary
Essam El Hadary of Egypt saves penalty from Bertrand Traore of Burkina Faso during the 2017 African Cup of Nations Finals Afcon semifinal football match between Burkina Faso and Egypt at the Libreville Stadium in Gabon on 01 February 2017 ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

by Austin Ditlhobolo

Friday Feb 24, 2017. 11:00

Egyptian Premier League side Wadi Degla have revealed that veteran goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary has been transfer-listed.

The 44-year-old experienced shot-stopper was dismissed from the squad that played Al Ahly in a league encounter on Thursday.

El-Hadary quarrelled with his teammate and goalkeeper Khalid Walid prior to the game and the club officials dismissed him from their match day squad.

Degla club chairman Maged Samy announced that the Egypt international was transfer-listed on his official Facebook page.

"Available to Transfer to MLS or Scandinavian leagues, veteran goalkeeper, 44 years, able to play 2 more years at top level.

"I don't intend to harm El-Hadary as he is my friend until the end. I am trying to help him find a regular post, to continue helping Egypt's national team regardless of what happened," a statement read.

Degla suffered a 1-0 defeat to Ahly in the league game which was played at Cairo's Petrosport Stadium without El-Hadary, who has kept six straight clean sheets.

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