Al Gharafa signs NBA star Dixon
Al-Gharafa Club succeeded in contracting with American basketball star Michael Dixon, to support the team’s ranks in the new season 2021-2022. The professional Dixon was contracted within the framework of the Board of Directors’ keenness to support the team with distinguished elements, capable of returning the Gharfaoui team to the continental championships platform. Saleh Al-Rabbaa, head of the ball apparatus in Al-Gharafa, had praised the player’s capabilities and capabilities and nominated him to join Al-Gharafa. The board of directors of the Egyptian Al-Ittihad club had terminated his contract with American professional Michael Dixon by mutual consent. The player is a great addition to the Al-Gharafa club football team, which culminated in the three championships last season, and seeks to continue excellence during the current season. After the team participated in the last Arab championship, and was eliminated from the group stage, after it was a candidate to go far in the Arab Championship, which achieved The Egyptian Al-Ahly team won its title.. The tournament witnessed the participation of the Al-Wakra team, a second representative of the Qatari basketball team, in the Arab championship, but the team was eliminated from the quarter-finals after losing the Egyptian Federation of Alexandria, the holder of the title of the last edition. The new player previously played for Nymburk Basketball Club in the Czech League, AEK Basketball Club in the Greek League, Al Ittihad of Alexandria, and Emilia Riggetto of Italy.