Tuesday 30 June 2020
Books – Reham Hamdy and Ramadan Hassan:
Al-Ahly’s Board of Directors, headed by Mahmoud Al-Khatib, approved the contract of Swiss coach Rene Weiler for a new season.
Al-Ahly’s board of directors held a meeting today noon and adopted a number of decisions related to the football sector in Al-Ahly club.
According to the Al-Ahly club statement, the council agreed to adopt the Feiler contract for a new season.
The decision comes in light of the negotiations conducted by Khaled Murtaji, a member of the Board of Directors over the past days, who is appointed by Mahmoud Al-Khatib, the club’s president, with the same mission, along with Amir Tawfiq, the director of contracts.
Al-Ahly indicated that it has settled after Murtaji’s offer, which made great efforts to have the contract be for one year in light of the current data worldwide.
Fyler will return to Cairo next Monday to complete his mission with the team at the local and African levels.
The club’s contract manager, Amir Tawfiq, previously announced that Rene Filer signed a new contract with the club that ends at the end of the last game of the 2020/2021 season, and that he decided to return to Cairo next Monday to complete his mission.
“The coach’s delay was due to the natural and logical concern of his family about the Corona epidemic at the world level, but the decisions taken by the country recently, especially the completion of sports competitions, confirmed that the situation in Egypt is better,” Al-Ahly Contracting Director said.
“In light of and taking into account all of the above, we agreed with Feiler on all matters with the new contract,” he added.
Al-Ahly official stressed “Feiler’s desire from the beginning and emphasized it more than once, but he postponed its implementation until an evaluation of the world’s response to the Corona virus and an estimate of the circumstances of his family that were not with him in Cairo throughout the ban period, which lasted for more than three months until he was able to travel to Switzerland and meet With his wife and children, agreeing with them over the coming period, and completing the League and Africa competition and the new contract with Al-Ahly.