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Official: Fathi contract renewed amid transfer speculation
The youngster, who has recently been subject to reported interest from a number of European sides, has signed a five-year extension to his current deal, as announced by Zamalek on their official social media pages.
— Zamalek SC (@ZSCOfficial) January 31, 2016
It is believed that following the interest in Fathi from abroad, which reportedly included Italian giants Inter Milan, Zamalek have inserted a buy-out clause into the new deal.
Full details of the contract have not been released yet, however it is a huge signal of intent from Zamalek. Fathi has been a key figure in the Zamalek side this term, putting in a few fantastic performances and showing great potential.
To date this season Fathi has made 14 appearances for the White Knights, scoring 4 goals and providing a further two assists as Zamalek currently lie in 2nd place in the league, one point adrift of arch rivals Al Ahly.