The statement stated that Ghazal Mahalla also appreciates Sassi’s initiative to bear the costs of treating the player, but they will cover the costs of the treatment.
Ghazal Al-Mahalla said in his statement, “The board of directors of Ghazl Al-Mahalla club accepted the apology of Tunisian club Zamalek player Ferjani Sassi after he injured the first team defender Mohamed Sami in the two teams’ meeting that took place the day before yesterday in the framework of the general league matches.”
He added, “The club’s board of directors appreciated the player’s initiative to bear the costs of treating the Mahalla defender, but at the same time he apologized for accepting it, expressing his thanks to Lasasi for this kind initiative, stressing that Ghazl Mahalla bears the full costs of treating the player.”
Mohamed Sami suffered a fractured skull, after a joint intervention by Tunisian Ferjani Sassi, the Zamalek player.
Ghazal El Mahalla won two goals against Zamalek during the match that brought them together in the eleventh round of the league.