Al-Ahly contracted with Portuguese coach Mario Palma to train the club’s basketball team until the end of the season.
This came after Al-Ahly accepted the resignation of Ashraf Tawfiq, the former coach of the team.
The veteran Portuguese coach will arrive in Cairo this weekend, accompanied by his assistant, Vasco Corrado.
Al-Ahly’s board of directors approved the formation of the technical staff for the men’s basketball team in the club, which came as follows:
Mario Palma as coach, Vasco Corrado as assistant coach.
Ahmed Al-Jarhi is a coach, Tariq Al-Ghanem is an administrative director, and Walid Al-Kharrat is an administrator.
Alaa Al-Ashry is the planner for Al-Ahamal, Alaa Lotfi, a technical analyst, and Nader Khuzam, a nutritionist.
Ahmed Adel is a doctor, Haitham Atef is a physiotherapist, and Muhammad Issa is a masseur.
Local competitions were suspended due to Zamalek’s participation in the NBA-sponsored African Club Championship.
And it will resume in the Super League, in which Al-Ahly plays with Zamalek, Al-Ittihad and Al-Jazira.