A 6 years old goalkeeper :
The story of young Essam ElHadary with football started like most Egyptian kids, from the streets, Essam Elhadary, the 6 years old boy was the most distinguished forward attack in the streets of his quite city Kafer El Bati’ where he used to play football daily with his friends and older neighbors . In a one of those friendly matches he had to play in the goalkeeper position, and that was the turn point that drew the whole career of young Elhadary. He succeeded in playing in that position that he became the main goalkeeper of the little team due to his bravery, self sacrifice in defending his net. He used to watch the former Egyptian great goal keepers like Ekramy, Thabet Elbatal and Adel El Ma’mour and imitates them. ....