#Egyptian football revolution to take #Africa by storm


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There is a revolution taking place in #Egyptian football that has ramifications for the whole #African continent, with the birth of a new super club that threatens to shake up the established order.

The sale of modest Alassiouty Sport — a team in the ancient town of #Asyut on the banks of the #Nile some 400 kilometres south of #Cairo — to Saudi billionaire Turki al-Sheikh has seen the new owner invest over US$33-million on players alone in a little over a week.

Read more at: http://www.espn.com/soccer/egypt/story/3556606/egypt-football-pyramids-fc-saudi-billionaire-turki-al-al-sheikh

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