West Brom have signed Egyptian international Ahmed Hegazi on loan with the option to turn the deal into a permanent one at the end of the 2017/18 season.

Tony Pulis was keen to bolster his defensive reinforcements this summer, and Hegazy is the man he’s chosnen to bring in.

Admittedly, the Egyptian central defender is not a household name. So, to gather a bit more information about West Brom’s latest signing, take a look at our fact file!

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