Al-Ahly, who was relegated to the Saudi Football League last season, announced today, Monday, his contract with Argentine Lisandro Joel Alzugaray from Ecuador’s Universidad Católica.
Al-Ahly said on his Twitter account, “Argentine Lisandro Alzugaray is Ahlawy until 2023, with the advantage of renewing for another season.”
The 32-year-old Alzugaray plays as a winger and has previously represented Argentine clubs Atletico Parana, Bolivian San Jose and Ecuadorean Ocas.
And he said in a video recording via Al-Ahly’s account, “I was very happy to join this great entity and we will make the team at the highest level and I hope the fans will support it.”
Al-Ahly finished the league last season in the penultimate position after a series of disastrous results, as it won once in its last ten matches.
Al-Ahly is one of the former champions and won the title three times, the last of which was in the 2015-2016 season, and finished the season before last in eighth place, while it came third one season before it.
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