Winger who made his professional debut in 2010 for El Mokawloon and became a member of the Egyptian national team in 2011. He joined Liverpool in 2017.
He played youth soccer for El Mokawloon from 2006 until his pro debut in 2010.
He signed with Chelsea in 2014. He was loaned to Roma during the 2015-2016 season and signed with the team in 2016.
He was born in Basion, El Gharbia, Egypt. In 2014, he had a daughter named Makka with his wife Maggi.
Attacking midfielder and forward Mohamed Aboutrika was his teammate on the Egyptian national team.