The official page of Al-Ahly Club was published first meeting For Senegalese Alio Badji, Al Ahly striker, his joining the Red Fort is a significant and important shift in his life and future with football, and Badji talked about his beginning with football, saying: “I grew up in the Casa Sport Academy in Senegal, and I have many memories and aspirations with the team that I started and my presence today In Al-Ahly he was one of these aspirations, and I am proud to join the Century Club. “
Badji added in his first meeting published by Al-Ahly page: I remember many of the difficulties I faced in my start with the academy team, and I also remember that I had a distinct talent compared to many of my colleagues, and I was always keen to preserve it, and many coaches helped me in this while I was in the academy. .
Badji stressed that the difficulties he faced in his life are no less than that faced Mohamed Salah or Sadio Mani in their beginnings, noting that he was one of the distinguished in his Senegalese team, and yet he was excluded from the basic formation and even bench bench, but he dealt with this matter professionally in order to achieve The best in his football life, which happened later on, as he became a professional player in more than one European club, and he now plays in the ranks of “Al Ahly” the largest African club ever.».
Badji said, “I did in the face of difficulties, as did both Mani and Salah, and I endured a lot, rejected the problems, and my motto has always been commitment, and to act professionally … This step helped me achieve some of my ambitions, and I succeeded in professionalizing in two big clubs headed by Al-Ahly.” .
Badji pointed out that his ideal in football is the Ivorian “Didier Drogba”, saying, “I love the way Drogba is played, and in Senegal they used to call the title” Drogba Senegal “.. I love this player and fight him on the ball, his insistence and strength, and what he presented to the national team His country and the clubs that he recognized, which is a matter of pride, and I hope to become like him one day. My focus with Al Ahly and his current ambitions and favorite team
Badji added, “My current focus is with Al Ahly only, and I hope to achieve all the tournaments with him, but I dream of professionalism in the ranks of Chelsea English one day, because it is my favorite team since childhood, or playing in one of the largest European teams such as Barcelona or Real Madrid.”
Badji talked about his fellow Sadio Mane, who is a professional in the ranks of Liverpool, saying, “What Mani offers is something that makes us proud of all Senegal, because he is a great player and provides a distinguished level with his team and his country, and I was associated with him in a personal relationship because we live in one city, and I met him at the airport more From once, I was always in contact with him through social media, and he is a very humble person, and he gives me advice continuously, and I will tell him that I have chosen professionalism in Al-Ahly among the many offers I received recently.
He added, “Sadio Mani gave me many tips, among them being my ambition to be professional in the English league one day, and to fight in every club I play for, and to take advantage of every opportunity in front of me to score goals, and always strive to develop my level; “It qualifies me to be professional in the English league.”
Badji talked about his ambitions with Al-Ahly, stressing that he wishes to score many goals, and achieve all championships, especially the title of the most important league for the fans and all the players on the team now; in addition to that he hopes that Al-Ahly is a step in his professional career, increasing the chances of joining the Senegalese team, in The next edition of the African Cup of Nations, and to achieve the title of championship with his country.
Badji added, “I am very happy to join Al Ahly, which I know from childhood, and I know that it is a club with a great history. When I learned of the club’s desire to sign me, I started asking about some Senegalese players in the Egyptian league, and they assured me that it is the most professional club in Africa, and this is what I really touched him since he started negotiating with me, and I confirmed it with my arrival in Cairo, my entry into Al-Ahly and seeing the club from the inside, and I can confirm that I found better than I heard. My professional experience and Alio Badji moved to talk about his professional experience in the Swedish league, stressing that it is a distinguished experience in his football career and said: “The Swedish Djurgarden team was like” my family “, and I am part of it, despite the difficulty of the beginning, and the lack of a continuous presence in the main formation, but I Immediately, I imposed myself and contributed to the team’s victories. ” Badji added that he looked forward to being in the Senegal squad, and expressing his potential with the lions of the Teranga in the coming period through the portal of the Century Club in Africa, noting that playing with the national team is a dream and a great honor for any player.
Badji touched on his career with the junior teams until the youth stage in Senegal, and said, “I was the top scorer in those stages without competitors, and I do not exaggerate when I say that I am one of the most prominent talents in Senegal, and I am sure that my goal will one day be by joining the ranks of the first team.”
Badji stressed that joining the ranks of Al-Ahly, the largest club in Egypt and Africa, is an ideal opportunity to prove his worth by defending the colors of the shirt of Senegal, due to the popularity and strong presence of Al-Ahly in African and international forums, expressing his hope to score many goals in the club’s shirt, and to obtain the title of top scorer Excellent and Champions League. Badji spoke of his great enthusiasm for the first appearance with Al-Ahly and playing against his fans
The Senegalese striker added, “I am here to put all my energy into the green rectangle, praying to God – for the sake of the team and its large fans – that he will always succeed in scoring a lot of goals and contributing to winning titles and making our fans happy.”
He added that he knows a lot about Al-Ahly Club, which is the undisputed largest in the brown continent and the owner of the largest popularity, pointing to his passion and great enthusiasm to get acquainted closely with all matters related to the Century Club in Africa and its fans.
Badji expressed his happiness because the date of joining the ranks of Al-Ahly coincides with the same date of joining Mohamed Aboutrika, the Egyptian and African football legend 16 years ago, saying, “I will always remember this, he was a more than wonderful player, and I hope that I will follow his path and succeed in leaving my mark with the team, and I contribute to Delighting the Red Castle fans.
He added that he knows the difficulty of competing with his colleagues in light of the high quality of the Al-Ahly player, and that he must put all his energy into reserving his place in forming the team during the coming period, stressing that when he will get the opportunity, he will prove his worth, and will not be neglected. I will succeed in the challenge and Badji did not hide his happiness by being the first Senegalese to join the ranks of Al-Ahly Club and added: “It is a wonderful thing, and it will be a challenge to me, and I will succeed in recording my name in the history of the biggest club in Egypt and Africa.”
Badji revealed the return of his crisis with the fans of his former Austrian team, Rapid Vienna, when he published his photo with the traditional shirt of the rival. On the shirt as a gift from one of the fans, which I explained to Rapid Vienna fans who understood the situation and ended the crisis ».
Badji confirmed that he did not hesitate to accept the offer of Al-Ahly Club, and was comfortable in taking this step, despite its difficulty leaving Europe and returning to Africa. He said, “I did not hesitate to accept Al-Ahly’s offer, and God’s will decided to move to the largest club in Africa, despite the presence of many offers in French and Russian league, as well as Turkish.
Badji addressed his message to the fans of Al-Ahly Club saying, “Thank you very much for the tremendous support and the special welcome that I have found since I signed for Al-Ahly and my first day in Cairo, and I hope to be at your best expectation, and I promise you to do everything in my power to make you happy, to score goals that satisfy you, and achieve championships Which you look forward to in the coming period “.