The coach said in statements to the club’s official website: “I am happy to have this big dream fulfilled, and it is an honor for me to be present in this event.”
He added, “Al-Ahly is not only big in numbers, but thanks to its achievements throughout its history, it is not easy for a club in Africa to build a big stadium as well.”
Al-Ahly’s technical director praised the role of Mahmoud Al-Khatib, the club’s president and board of directors, stressing that Al-Ahly management always looks to the future, and pays much attention to the marketing and advertising aspects, and that it is on its way to build a stadium comparable to major international stadiums in European clubs.
The Al-Ahly stadium will be built on an area of 48,000 square meters and will include a set of accessories; These include a covered hall, a residence hotel, two sub playgrounds, and a car garage.
It is expected to be completed within five years, which is the first step in the giant sports city project, which the club intends to launch.