Monday Aug 11
Saudi efforts to professionalize soccer marred by politics
Efforts to professionalize soccer in the Saudi Arabia in advance of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar are marred by efforts to maintain political control of the game, a lack of transparency and accountability, and disputes between Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
Chelsea's Salah could face military service demands
Mohamed Salah's future with Chelsea could be in the balance after reports suggested he could be forced to return to Egypt to carry out military service.
Mo Salah's Chelsea future in doubt as he faces up to military service in Egypt
Mo Salah's Chelsea future could be in doubt with the Egypt winger facing the prospect of having to do military service, according to reports in his homeland.
Arsenal offer trial to Egyptian international and Al Ahly centre back Ahmed Fathi
Egypt international centre-back Ahmed Fathi has travelled to London for a trial at Arsenal, the defender's club Al Ahly confirmed.